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Examining The Role Self Awareness Plays In Sexual Harassment

December 10, 2017 - 2:32pm

Many people accused of sexual harassment say they weren't aware that their behavior was inappropriate. NPR's Michel Martin talks with Tasha Eurich, author of the book Insight, about self-awareness.

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In A New Novel, The 'Lost Prayers' Of A Gay Teen Bullied To Death

December 9, 2017 - 4:56am

James Han Mattson's debut book, inspired by the real-life suicide of an outed young man, treats the Internet as both lifeline and paper trail of a tormented, small-town adolescence.

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A Father's Cruel Mission To Create 'The Only Girl In The World'

December 9, 2017 - 4:56am

Maude Julien's new memoir chronicles her extraordinary — and awful — childhood with fanatical parents determined to turn her into the ultimate survivor through deprivation, violence and endless tests.

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