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Singapore the unaffordable city?

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Made in America?

(Note to students: Countdown to the GP Promos begins. So let’s get thinking about the themes that y’all should already be more familiar with. This blog will see a new article/post every day (if not, then every other day), accompanied … Continue reading

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Nike Sweatshops: Behind the Swoosh

Using Nike as a case study, the film documents first hand the widespread and oppressive and exploitative labor practices in the developing world.

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The Pathways to Poverty

Adapted. For the full article: http://www.centreforsocialjustice.org.uk/policy/pathways-to-poverty 1. Personal Responsibility – Addiction Britain has experienced an explosion in addiction rates, with millions of the adult population having an alcohol use disorder. There are also huge number of addicts who have been … Continue reading

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US Food Stamp use swells to a record 47.8 million

By Kate Randall 29 March 2013   FOR FULL ARTICLE: http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2013/03/29/food-m29.html A record number of Americans are using food stamps, known today as the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). Despite official proclamations that the recession has ended and an economic … Continue reading

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