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When Gaming the System Is the Only Way to Parenthood

Prospective parents often panic about the suitability of their homes, staging their lives and houses for inspection to comply with a host of unwritten rules. Very little of this helps get children into loving families.

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How Natural Birth Became Inaccessible to the Poor

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Ten Skeletons Bury a Right-Wing Talking Point

Contrary to some popular beliefs, today’s British population does not descend from one Anglo-Saxon heritage.

Bonobos congregate around a male bonobo holding an African breadfruit to get a share of the meal.

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Bonobos Spied Sharing a Feast