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Why the Rich and Powerful Have Less Empathy

 I was searching the web for information on the Rich & Powerful and came across this article, its a bit mind boggling and interesting on how the High upper class thinks about us normal people!  1,280 more words

Power

Wednesday, 21st January 2015

In 1954 Professor Alan Ross introduced the distinction between ‘U and non-U’: upper-class and non-upper-class language. The following year Nancy Mitford popularised the terminology by referring to it in an article for… 291 more words

Journal

"Class" Inequality vs. Happiness

A lot of people in this century work the jobs they do and the hours they do because they believe that the success their job brings, will directly influence their level of happiness. 313 more words

Business

Thomas Sowell: The 'Equality' Racket

Creators: Some time ago, burglars in England scrawled a message on the wall of a home they had looted: “RICH BASTARDS.”

Those two words captured the spirit of the politicized vision of equality — that it was a grievance when someone was better off than themselves. 501 more words

Politics

Day 1 - Upper Class

As some of you may know I have been away for the last 10 days without any wifi and phone signal so i have neglected my blog a lot. 470 more words

Honeymoon part 1: Heathrow to Hong Kong

To begin this journey we need to rewind a couple of years to a fairytale proposal in New York City. A proposal of a different kind soon followed; in which my fiancé offered to organise the honeymoon if I planned the wedding, a fair trade I thought! 637 more words

Travel

A Sociological Study of Two Malls

It’s a weird change of heart, or turn of events, whatever you want to call it. Call me a drone, a cheerleader conformist asshole, but I love the mall. 1,334 more words