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Dear Designer

Dear Designer: Beware the Judas Goat

Don’t be led to slaughter by someone who’s not really on your side

Illustration: Eugenia Mello

Dear Mike,

A few weeks ago, something bad happened at work. It upset me enough that I discussed it with HR. They said they’d handle it but they never got back to me and the bad situation is still happening. Should I




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