The Daily Populous

Monday November 4th, 2019 evening edition

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They are different in terms of their biology, and they show differences, on average, in terms of their and interests.

New research appearing in the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology may have an answer.

Interestingly, they found that men were significantly more likely to speak in the abstract than were women.

"Across a series of six studies, we find that men communicate more abstractly than women.".

To arrive at this conclusion, the researchers examined the linguistic patterns of men and women in both experimental and field contexts.

The authors conclude, "Across a number of varied contexts we find that men tend to communicate more abstractly than women.

We look forward to future research that continues to explore this effect, its basis, and its consequences. »

White House: claim Jared Kushner gave Saudi permission to arrest Jamal Khashoggi is 'false nonsense'

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Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who wrote critically of the kingdom's policies and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, was killed in the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul.

Jamal Khashoggi (right) arriving at the Saudi Arabian consulate in Istanbul on October 2.

1.14pm: Surveillance footage later leaked to Turkish media shows Khashoggi walking into the main entrance of the Saudi Consulate. »

The ethics of the 4 day work week. It’s not just about the hours

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The promise followed a report (commissioned by McDonnell) from economic historian Robert Skidelsky on how to achieve shorter working hours.

It describes fewer work hours as a win-win – improving productivity for employers while giving employees what they want.

Reducing working time - the time one has to work to keep ‘body and soul alive’ - is thus a valuable ethical objective. »

Utah elementary student wears Nazi costume in Halloween parade. The principal and teacher are now suspended.

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The principal and a teacher at a Kaysville elementary school were suspended with pay after allowing a student to dress in a Nazi costume in a Halloween parade.

Many commenters expressed outrage at whoever allowed the child to wear the costume, while others supported the boy.

“[The district] does not tolerate speech, images or conduct that portray or promote hate in any form,” the statement read. »

'They Should All Be Held in Contempt': Mulvaney Allies Team Up to Stonewall Trump Impeachment Probe

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Vought, who has called the impeachment probe a "sham," said he will defy a subpoena to testify before House investigators on Wednesday.

The White House budget office is central to the House impeachment investigation because of the agency's reported role in withholding aid to Ukraine on the president's orders.

"Also, this is yet more evidence of obstruction of Congress, which is an impeachable offense. »