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Unemployment and the risk of falling into a substance abuse problem

The stress, fear, depression and overabundance of free time that occurs from being unemployed has been known to increase a person’s risk of falling into a substance abuse problem. 151 more words

In The News

US - Looking beyond the Unemployment rate

Looking for an alternative to the Unemployment rate ? Try the employment:population ratio. 

One alternative is to ignore the question of who is actively looking for work and focus, instead, on who is working. 413 more words

In The News

US - What happened to the middle class? (Infographic)

The increased wealth of highly skilled workers, the insane wealth of those with capital, and the outsourcing of lower skilled jobs have left us all asking, “what happened to the middle class?” 59 more words

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The agreement on Ukraine

An agreement to ease the Ukrainian crisis was reached in Geneva on Thursday. Kiev was represented by its government. But who represented the rebels? Maybe Russia?. 347 more words

World And Politics

Tydal heads to the US

Following the February release of his EP, The Journey of a Young

Warrior, singjay Tydal makes his American show debut this weekend.

He is billed for three shows — on April 18 and 19 in Alabama and April 20 in Columbus, Ohio. 66 more words

Drones series, part IV. ‘May you die in a drone strike’: Yemen, AQAP and the US drone program

By Dr Victoria Fontan:

Drones are slowly making their way into our modern lives. They can now deliver books, medical marijuana, or beer to sailors at sea. 1,686 more words

Blog Article

American fugitive Edward Snowden made a surprise appearance during Russian President Vladimir Putin’s annual call-in meeting with the nation on Thursday, submitting what critics considered a softball question about domestic surveillance in the country where Snowden has taken refuge. 144 more words