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Boomer and Bust

The love generation keeps on splitting up. Ah, capricious age!For younger generations, who are getting married less often and later in their lives, the divorce rate keeps going down. It is Boomers (those who came of age in the 60s … Continue reading

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Do We Touch Enough?

Do We Touch Enough? | Industry New Jersey | September/October 2015 | On the Science and Visceral Thrills of Making Contact From the article, excerptified:I was reading somewhere that societies in which people touch each other socially are happier than those … Continue reading

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Feminist Mystique

A half-century after Betty Friedan’s The Feminine Mystique awakened us to feminism’s meaning and implications, a tally of what we’ve accomplished, and just how far we have to go.This is also about men who dominate conversations, men’s preternatural self-confidence versus … Continue reading

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Balance of Power

In this month’s Industry, in view of women’s still-lower earnings compared to men’s, I wonder whether women should put off marriage to boost their earning power. Then this argument goes slightly off the rails as larger, more topical social concerns … Continue reading

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Female Trouble: The Myth of Viagra for Women

I am writing a relationship column for Industry Magazine! Here’s my latest:Female Trouble: The Myth of Viagra for Women and the Problematizing of Female Sexuality

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