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    sapinker Woman bites dog: A female academic luminary has a wildly inappropriate sexual relationship with a male grad student (and her academic fans mount a wildly inappropriate defense). t.co/KNdPvLX3fV
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    sapinker Traditional greens insist on doom-saying, but there's a danger in numbing people into fatalism (& empowering conservation's enemies). Conservation can work: Four success stories #earthoptimism t.co/MAMDUYubTM via @positivenewsuk
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    sapinker Africans should not be portrayed as permanent victims & beneficiaries of outside aid; the most effective reforms come from within. Sisterhood and sexual empowerment in Kenya t.co/LzgyHUPZFA via @positivenewsuk
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    sapinker RIP Kofi Annan: like the UN, flawed but noble. For all its follies, the UN installed a norm against conquest + peacekeeping forces (effective overall, though not always); set global goals for human well-being & measured progress toward meeting them. t.co/k3i5SRiTqu
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    sapinker Despite the cliche "technology can't save us," it probably is the only thing that can. Policy changes (though necessary) are herculean at best and often fall short of what's needed, but cheap clean energy sells itself. t.co/I85OavNKxT

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