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Modern Slavery needs Modern Laws

84 years ago Charlie Chaplin was at the height of his career, 84 years ago the very notion of a computer or instant coffee was pure science fiction. 126 more words

Rights

An Informal Economy

Traditionally, ‘informal economy’ referred to economic activity that is neither taxed nor regulated by a government. Even though the term may be rather unfamiliar, examples of informal economies practices are as familiar as babysitting or the drug trade. 669 more words

Adapting To Change

The Power of The Informal Economy

As we all know, the informal sector is a thriving industry and while it is still looked down upon, few can deny that it has done more good than bad for the economy, especially the poor.  17 more words

Every Single County in America Is Facing an Affordable Housing Crisis

When people overreact about airbnb, I think I’ll bring the story up that is linked at the end of the post. Affordable housing has been in a crisis for some time, long before that site was created. 879 more words

New Orleans

Church and State: What is the Church for?

I was asked a question recently about the role of the church – in particular the Roman Catholic Church – and how it could be reinvigorated.   544 more words

History

theOtherDada wins the battle but not yet the war! Fight with us to #SaveDalieh!

NOT JUST ABOUT DALIEH was selected as one of the winning proposals for ‘Revisiting Dalieh’ Competition.

The competition was an open call for architects, landscape architects, planners to articulate creative, sensitive, and environmentally sustainable design proposals for the conservation and future development of Dalieh. 157 more words

Research