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Can Geometry Help Fix Our Political System? Mathematicians Invite Public To Fight Gerrymandering
A group of Boston-based mathematicians calling themselves the Metric Geometry and Gerrymandering Group are holding public workshops this week in an effort to get the "mathematically inclined" more engaged with issues surrounding redistricting.
Mass. General Chief Decries Transgender Ban, As More Doctors Speak Out Politically
"Not only was I moved by Dr. Slavin’s strong and direct public stand against the ban, I was also bit surprised by it, as I suspect many of my colleagues were. Traditionally, health professionals have not commented so boldly on the actions of politicians."