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US Income Mobility is Stagnant, and Worse Than Europe’s

A large new study by economists from UC Berkeley and MIT shows that “The odds of moving up — or down — the income ladder in the United States have not changed appreciably in the last 20 years.” In fact, according to one of the key authors, “the studies suggest that rates of intergenerational mobility appeared to have held roughly steady over the last half-century.” (see: … 207 more words


Short video for wives: If you feel like it's not worth it...

Click here to watch a 2 minute video that will give you food for thought if you’re feeling like giving up on your marriage


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Tourism takes a hit in Israeli-Palestinian fighting

A ban by the Federal Aviation Administration on flights to Israel – and the ongoing fighting in Gaza – is starting to impact tourism to the Holy Land. 208 more words


Newest Class- Computer Programming

Today we are thrilled to talk about the newest addition to the classes we offer to our kids at LLI—Computer Programming. We are equally psyched to introduce our very versatile volunteer—John Michael Zorko. 795 more words


Learning while doing: Guja's experience measuring impact in Guatemala

As I’ve been knee deep in technical office work the past couple of weeks, I decided it would be more interesting to share someone else’s story.  1,110 more words

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