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Narrowing the Gender Gap

We are well into the 21st Century now, and women still do not get equal pay compared to men in the same jobs. This is changing, though, slowly but surely. 267 more words

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Chelsea Clinton Is Pregnant with First Child

For Democrats, this is might be the equivalent of a royal baby on the way: Chelsea Clinton announced Thursday that she’s pregnant with her first child.


RT: WTO expects trade growth to more than double in 2014

Published time: April 15, 2014 11:57

Reuters / Ruben Sprich

World trade is expected to grow by 4.7 percent in 2014, more than double the 2.1 percent increase last year, the WTO says. 393 more words


To be rich is indeed glorious…

And there we have it – a snapshot of our Prime Minister from his own lips.

“TONY Abbott has described his visit to China as the most important ever undertaken by an Australian leader and has congratulated the Communist country for its pursuit of wealth.” 1,048 more words


Our Global Risk Report 2014

Top 10 Global Issues to look out for in 2014

The World Economic Forum released their list of global risks to the world in early January of this year. 594 more words

World Issue

Why baby boomers are not ready to retire

For decades we’ve been hearing about the coming demographic transformation, when millions of baby boomers in America will move beyond their middle years and start to grey (in 2014, the youngest boomers – Michelle Obama among them – … 927 more words


Nobel Prize for Walmart

Guest Post by Steven Miller

Walmart deserves the Nobel Prize for economics!

Just consider what the giant retailer has accomplished. Walmart perfected a scientifically designed, electronically based “just-in-time” system of distribution that is maximally efficient in getting stuff to people. 1,813 more words

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