Posts Tagged "Class"

State of The World’s Mothers

State of The World’s Mothers

As the mother of two teenagers, my greatest concern tonight is what to put on the dinner table, chicken or fish, pasta or pizza? A world away, in Ethiopia’s Amhara region, 32 year old Alemeneshe, pictured here breastfeeding her one year old son Ayalres, has far graver things to worry about. One in ten children die before their fifth birthday in Ethiopia, many from preventable diseases....

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Other People’s Suffering

Other People’s Suffering

from NYtimes.com By THOMAS B. EDSALL The publication last week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of “Higher Social Class Predicts Increased Unethical Behavior” provided fresh fodder for the liberal critique of the Republican Party and the corporate ethic. The paper, by Paul K. Piff of the University of California, Berkeley, and four colleagues, reports that...

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Occupy Earth: We are Winning!

Occupy Earth: We are Winning!

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Garden of Truth: The Prostitution & Trafficking of Native Women in Minnesota

Garden of Truth: The Prostitution & Trafficking of Native Women in Minnesota

Garden of Truth: The Prostitution and Trafficking of Native Women in Minnesota Authors of the study: Melissa Farley, Nicole Matthews, Sarah Deer, Guadalupe Lopez, Christine Stark, Eileen Hudon The Minnesota Indian Women’s Sexual Assault Coalition (MIWSAC) and PRE recently released their extensive report on the impact of prostitution and trafficking on Native Women. This three year study...

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Occupy Together-Educate Yourself

Occupy Together-Educate Yourself

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