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A political science professor at Boise State University recently went viral in the worst possible way: He made comments about women in the workforce that feel straight out of a 1950s conservative handbook....

...[Prof. Scott] Yenor suggested that women should focus on “feminine goals” such as having children and being homemakers....He attacked “strong, independent” women...who work in fields like human resources and marketing....

...He added that “every effort” must go toward not recruiting women into engineering, but instead to “recruit and demand” more of men who are engineers. “Ditto for med school, and the law, and every trade,” he added.
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