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Published on Dec 5, 2013
December 5, 2013 – Jon Stewart tackled the McDonald’s worker strikes on Thursday night, mocking the financial analysts against raising the minimum wage, and called out Fox Business’ Stuart Varney in particular for taking on the Pope, of all people, over capitalism and how to help the poor and needy. 42 more words
The longer walk to equality - South African inequality over the lifetime of Nelson Mandela - Dec 6th 2013, 10:04 by P.K.
ROLIHLAHLA MANDELA (later Madiba to his countrymen, Nelson to the wider world) was born into a British-ruled South Africa in 1918. The Natives Land Act—passed just five years previously—was already enforcing mass segregation. 265 more words
Charts: Why Fast-Food Workers Are Going on Strike - While top incomes have sizzled, minimum wage has fizzled. No wonder burger flippers want a raise. —By Dave Gilson, Jaeah Lee, Ben Breedlove, and Mikela Clemmons | Wed Dec. 4, 2013 3:00 AM GMT