AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US
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How people have come to depend on food banks to survive

How people have come to depend on food banks to survive | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
A former army nurse and a mother of three talk about how food banks have been the last line of support • Tories seek to avert rift with Church of England in wake of food bank reportBarbara Tolley has been involved in the community all her life,...
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Communes still thrive decades after the '60s, but economy is a bummer, man - Al Jazeera America

Communes still thrive decades after the '60s, but economy is a bummer, man - Al Jazeera America | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Modern utopias -- or intentional communities, as their proponents prefer -- still have to deal with dystopian finances
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Southern Democrats urging a return to party basics - SFGate

Southern Democrats urging a return to party basics - SFGate | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
ATLANTA â€" Southern Democrats are joining others in the party who say that a return to advocating to lift people out of economic hardship and emphasizing spending on education and public works will re-energize black voters and attract whites as...
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Canal Boats: The Last Option For Affordable Living In London Is Causing Problems

Canal Boats: The Last Option For Affordable Living In London Is Causing Problems | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
One issue most people who live in the center of metropolitan cities encounter is rising prices.
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US strikes target Islamic State forces in Syrian towns of Raqqa and Kobane (+video)

US strikes target Islamic State forces in Syrian towns of Raqqa and Kobane (+video) | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
The expanding US-led campaign against the Islamic State in Syria saw a wave of bombings today.
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Can Ferguson spark new civil rights movement? How times have changed. (+video)

Can Ferguson spark new civil rights movement? How times have changed. (+video) | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
The protesters who have gathered in Ferguson and beyond want to start a national movement. But the changes ushered in by the civil rights movement mean today's issues are more deep-seated.
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Hidden fees are eating up your 401(k)s

Hidden fees are eating up your 401(k)s | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Robert Hiltonsmith says if you knew that 30% of your retirement savings are chipped off, you would probably be outraged.
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Wall Street is Taking Over America's Pension Plans - The Intercept

Wall Street is Taking Over America's Pension Plans - The Intercept | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Wall Street spent $300 million on the midterm elections, in part to steer $3 trillion in public pensions into privately managed, high-fee investments.
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Jaron Lanier: Who Owns the Future? - YouTube

From media to manufacturing to medicine, technology is reshaping the face of more and more industries, marching them lock-step into an information economy. H...
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Mubaraks Acquittal Signals Complete Triumph of Military Over Arab Spring - Daily Beast

Mubaraks Acquittal Signals Complete Triumph of Military Over Arab Spring - Daily Beast | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Verdict leaves supporters cheering and opponents gnashing their teeth in frustration. Make no mistake: Egypt’s oppressive “deep state” is back.
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Crude falls below $68; oil sector stocks plunge

Crude falls below $68; oil sector stocks plunge | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Oil prices plunge 8 percent in New York, one day after OPEC's decision to hold production steady. Europe's oil sector loses $67 billion in market capitalization over two days.
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Not sure where to post this. It seems this would give big oil in general something else  to think about for the short term rather then how to buy up more politicians.

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Debt collector owes woman $33k for harassment. How far can collection agencies go?

Debt collector owes woman $33k for harassment. How far can collection agencies go? | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
A debt collector known as 'John Anderson' now owes a debtor over $33,000 after she sued him and the company that hired him for harassment and won in court. 
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These Are the Emails Snowden Sent to First Introduce His Epic NSA Leaks | WIRED

These Are the Emails Snowden Sent to First Introduce His Epic NSA Leaks | WIRED | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it

 Edward Snowden's first emails as Citzenfour to Laura Poitras are a piece of history in themselves. With Poitras' permission, WIRED reveals excerpts.

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This is very revealing.

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Mass surveillance exposed by Snowden ‘not justified by fight against terrorism’

Mass surveillance exposed by Snowden ‘not justified by fight against terrorism’ | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Report by Nils Muižnieks, commissioner for human rights at the Council of Europe, says ‘secret, massive and indiscriminate’ intelligence work is contrary to rule of law The “secret, massive and indiscriminate” surveillance conducted by intelligence...
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U.S. employers add 321,000 jobs in November

U.S. employers add 321,000 jobs in November | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
U.S. employers added a robust 321,000 jobs in November — the biggest jump in three years.
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Hong Kong protesters and police face off as violent exchanges continue

Hong Kong protesters and police face off as violent exchanges continue | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Police use batons and pepper spray against pro-democracy activists as night of confrontation continues into Monday

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Democracy protesters clash with police in Hong Kong

Democracy protesters clash with police in Hong Kong | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Mostly young protesters battled with security forces after they tried to surround the Hong Kong government headquarters.
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Pope Francis fails to find common ground in Turkey (+video)

Pope Francis fails to find common ground in Turkey (+video) | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Francis said the rise of the Islamic State militant group in Iraq and Syria is a threat to the region's Christian minority. Turkey's President Erdogan said the fault lies with the West.
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The Retirement Cafe

The Retirement Cafe | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
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This is a helpful retirement blog designed to include plans for those with moderate income and retirement funds.

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Permanently Temporary: The Truth About Temp Labor (Full Length)

Permanently Temporary: The Truth About Temp Labor (Full Length) | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
VICE News in partnership with ProPublica investigates the dark side of temporary labor, one of the fastest growing industries in America.
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The Number of Charter Schools Suspending Kids Is Totally out of Control - TakePart

The Number of Charter Schools Suspending Kids Is Totally out of Control - TakePart | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
In city after city, charters lead traditional public schools in implementing harsh discipline policies.
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The north hits back at Osborne’s austerity: ‘it’s devolution or bust’

The north hits back at Osborne’s austerity: ‘it’s devolution or bust’ | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
The chancellor will use his autumn statement to talk of creating a ‘northern powerhouse’ – but England’s regions are sufferingIn his office in Newcastle, the Labour leader of the local council, Nick Forbes, is counting the cost to his city of four...
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Pope Francis, in Turkey, urges Muslims to condemn Islamic State (+video)

Pope Francis, in Turkey, urges Muslims to condemn Islamic State (+video) | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Pope Francis praises Turkey for welcoming of 1.6 million refugees and calls for an improved dialogue between Christians and Muslims to end fundamentalism.
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Pope Francis slams 'barbaric violence' of ISIS

Pope Francis slams 'barbaric violence' of ISIS | AUSTERITY & OPPRESSION SUPPORTERS  VS THE PROGRESSION Of The REST OF US | Scoop.it
Pope Francis castigated the Islamic State militants on Friday — calling out the terrorists for committing “barbaric violence.”
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