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Meadow Well, North Shields: A lot to be proud of

“I do not think there any politicians who are from a poverty background”…

“You get to vote, yeah – but that doesn’t mean we are heard.”… 832 more words

Antisocial Behaviour

Australian Politics – Why Voters Are Fed Up: Living Standards Don't Rise

By Andrew Bolt ~

No wonder Australian voters have had it with the two main political parties: there has been no improvement in living standards since 2011. 158 more words

Public Opinion

Time for Scottish Ministers to pay up!

Last week PCS members across the UK took part in a coordinated payday protests. Scottish workers joined in high numbers, many them from the Scottish Government sector. 399 more words

The Antebellum Puzzle, Anthropometric History and Quebec

I recently gave an interview on Economics Detective Radio with Garrett Petersen to talk about my forthcoming article in Economics & Human Biology (with Vadim Kufenko and Alex Arsenault Morin). 63 more words


Drowning in Money

Obsessive compulsive money attachment
absent of empathy, feeling stagnant
the heart depleted in fragments, overcome with sadness
wealth is like a magnet
passion for it flows like fire from a… 107 more words

Acquiring wealth through paper

Many people work hard to acquire what some would consider wealth. A proper definition of wealth doesn’t single handedly include money. In fact, money has no intrinsic value such as gold, silver, etc. 319 more words