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Why Our Economic Recovery Is Merely An Illusion: Time To Change The Batteries.

The Problem With Iceland. 

Can you remember when Iceland’s economy crashed at the same time as ours?
The media could not get enough of Iceland. Iceland was arresting private bankers, jailing them, sacking parliaments, not following Washington’s plan for European austerity, they regulated capitalism, they regulated the banks. 590 more words

Politics.

Economics: 'Military Incorporated'

If understanding the military is the key to understanding Egypt, then what is the military? The military is more than just the guardian of the Egyptian state,  it is also a principal employer within the Egyptian state. 1,118 more words

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What Gekko said...

The richest one percent of this country owns half our country’s wealth, five trillion dollars. One third of that comes from hard work, two thirds comes from inheritance, interest on interest accumulating to widows and idiot sons and what I do, stock and real estate speculation.

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Trending Now: Collaborative Textiles

By this I mean the emergence of several companies that share some common characteristics, namely:

a) they offer designs on fabrics
b) the designs are selected from winning entries of competitions open to members… 272 more words

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A virtual time machine to discover your neighbourhood

Augmented reality: Bringing history and the future to life

Have you ever wished you had a virtual time machine that could show you how your street looked last century? 139 more words

Virtual Reality