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The results are in: Women voters are angry about the Supreme Court’s decision allowing bosses with so-called “religious objections” to deny coverage of birth control to their employees — and it will be a big factor in how they vote in the 2014 election. 

In other words: duh.

Read the full poll results here and find out where politicians stand.

Parents’ gender associations are firmly in place well before a child is even a twinkle in daddy’s eye. The scant but suggestive data of this chapter hint that beliefs about gender – either consciously or unconsciously held – are already shaping expectations about a future child’s interests and values, already biasing the mother’s perception of the little kicking baby inside her, and are already moulding a mother’s communication with her unborn child.

Delusions of Gender:  How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference by Cordelia Fine (via bubonickitten)

(Source: sociolab, via bubonickitten)