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Pink Sari Revolution: A Tale of Women and Power in India by Amana Fontanella-Khan

There is a female ‘gang’ to be reckoned with in India. This ‘gang’ is known as the Pink Sari Gang comprised of numerous women serving females in need of assistance and/or support. 223 more words

Non Fiction

How Black Middle-Class Kids Become Poor Adults

Article: http://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2015/01/how-black-middle-class-kids-become-black-lower-class-adults/384613/

This article focuses on how children of the Black race in the middle-class become poor when they reach the age of adulthood. Seven out of ten of the children born in the black community with a family in the middle-class fall drastically below their parents income by the time they are on their own. 189 more words

Race

The Wake of Untreated Financial Compulsive Disorder (FCD)

Beware: This drug is still in circulation, and Big Pharma is still on the loose partying away with billions of dollars of stolen money exploited from the People’s labor! 112 more words

Sociology

Confounding variable of Ideology in interpreting political conflicts: the truth may be generational conflict

This post is a continuation of my last post where I attempt to describe how Truth can confound our interpretation because we will attempt to fit observed data to the Truth.   3,099 more words

Sociology

Singaporeans, Don't you think Blue Collar Workers deserve better?

You know it. Singaporeans have this bigotry and arrogance towards what type of jobs you hold. While we were young, our kindergarten teachers would ask us, one-by-one, what sort of job we dream of becoming. 1,080 more words

Organic News

Wearable technology, a second skin

“Everything you wear on the body is a second skin”

Sabine Symour, Parsons

Welcome to a brand New Year! it is 2015 and as far as we tend to think not much has happened in terms of technology (as we haven’t seen the flying cars and the teleport systems developed)  does not mean changes are not happening, in fact we know there are several changes in the way we behave socially since smartphones to name an example. 222 more words

Cultural Research

SUSTAINABILITY

SUSTAINABILITY

What is sustainability all about?   How does it impact the planet?   What can I and others do support sustainability and make the planet a better place? 1,271 more words

Sociology