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Tackling inequality - OECD Observer

Tackling inequality - OECD Observer | Inequality | Scoop.it
The average income of the richest 10% of the population is about nine times that of the poorest 10%, up from seven times what it was 25...
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Racial Inequality in Modern United States of America « Tarig Anter ...

Racial Inequality in Modern United States of America « Tarig Anter ... | Inequality | Scoop.it
Race and racial inequality have powerfully shaped American history from its beginnings. Americans like to think of the founding of the American colonies and, later, the United States, as driven by the quest for freedom ...
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Homophobic Neighbors can be Bad for Home Values | Dollars and Sex | Big Think

Homophobic Neighbors can be Bad for Home Values  | Dollars and Sex | Big Think | Inequality | Scoop.it

Prejudice is a difficult concept to measure. One possible way is to ask people the question, “Who would you not like to have as a neighbor?” When the World Values Survey (WVS) asks this question the order of the most popular responses goes like this: drug addicts, heavy drinkers, and homosexuals.

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The Best (and Worst) Places to Be a Woman in 2012

In honor of International Women’s Day 2012, here's a look at the best and worst places to be a woman. Caution: The results may surprise you.
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What would the wealth distribution look like without redistribution? | vox - Research-based policy analysis and commentary from leading economists

What would the wealth distribution look like without redistribution? | vox - Research-based policy analysis and commentary from leading economists | Inequality | Scoop.it
What does the distribution of wealth look like in an economy in which all households have identical skills and patience, but there is no redistribution? This column argues that without some redistributive mechanism – either explicit in the form of government tax or fiscal policies, or implicit in the form of limited intergenerational transfers – the wealth in the economy tends to concentrate at the top.
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Inequality must be corrected, Suu Kyi says - The Nation

Inequality must be corrected, Suu Kyi says - The Nation | Inequality | Scoop.it
Inequality must be corrected, Suu Kyi says. Burma's pro-democracy leader tells The Nation Thailand and her country should address economic imbalances.
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Amid mounting inequality, China's migrant workers demand education rights - FRANCE 24

Amid mounting inequality, China's migrant workers demand education rights - FRANCE 24 | Inequality | Scoop.it
FRANCE 24Amid mounting inequality, China's migrant workers demand education rightsFRANCE 24In China, one's hukou, or permanent residence status, can be perceived as either a birthright, or an insurmountable obstacle.
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GLOBALIZATION AND THE CRISIS of DEMOCRACY - Political Affairs Magazine

GLOBALIZATION AND THE CRISIS of DEMOCRACY - Political Affairs Magazine | Inequality | Scoop.it
GLOBALIZATION AND THE CRISIS of DEMOCRACYPolitical Affairs MagazineVandervoort also delivered a speech from Serge Trifkovic that focused on how the "cult of non-white, non-male, non-heterosexual victimhood and multiculturalist indoctrination" is...
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How Big Telecom Used Smartphones to Create a New Digital Divide - COLORLINES

How Big Telecom Used Smartphones to Create a New Digital Divide - COLORLINES | Inequality | Scoop.it
The information age’s defining question is no longer who’s online, but how they got there. Consumers of color are closing the digital divide with smart phones.
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New Zealand -> Infectious disease increases highlight inequality - Science Media ...

New Zealand -> Infectious disease increases highlight inequality - Science Media ... | Inequality | Scoop.it
It appears to be particularly linked to the rise in socioeconomic inequalities in our society. The burden of disease is falling disproportionately on some groups – in particular those from economically poorer environments and ...
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Shame on Us: Intolerable Inequality in US Infant Mortality - Huffington Post

Shame on Us: Intolerable Inequality in US Infant Mortality - Huffington Post | Inequality | Scoop.it
Shame on Us: Intolerable Inequality in US Infant MortalityHuffington PostSince the sixties, the United States has become a beacon for the world in seeking to eliminate inequality in its society.
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A simple solution to inequality: Stop talking about it

A simple solution to inequality: Stop talking about it | Inequality | Scoop.it
Chris Christie tells Warren Buffett to put a sock in it.
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Nigeria: investment vs inequality - Financial Times (blog)

Nigeria: investment vs inequality - Financial Times (blog) | Inequality | Scoop.it
Moneycontrol.comNigeria: investment vs inequalityFinancial Times (blog)The results of the HNLSS 2010 as contained in the Nigeria Poverty Profile 2010 Report indicate that poverty and income inequality in Nigeria have increased since 2003/2004.
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Fort McMurray's Rich 20-Somethings Find Hard Times Hard To Understand ... - Huffington Post Canada

Income Inequality And The Oil Sands: Fort McMurray's Rich 20-Somethings Find ...Huffington Post CanadaFORT McMURRAY, Alta.
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Black Students Face More Harsh Discipline, Data Shows

Black Students Face More Harsh Discipline, Data Shows | Inequality | Scoop.it
Overall, African-American students were three and a half times more likely to be suspended or expelled than their white peers.
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Women's Economic Opportunity Index and Report 2012 - Economist Intelligence Unit

Women's Economic Opportunity Index and Report 2012 - Economist Intelligence Unit | Inequality | Scoop.it

Since '95 the narrowing gap between male and female employment has accounted for 1/4 of Europe's annual GDP growth

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Ireland and Northern Ireland: Gender Inequality on Access to ...

Aging Workforce News is an enhanced news site and blog tracking developments, tools, and resources for managing older workers and boomers in the workplace.
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Finance & Development, September 2011 - Unequal = Indebted

By Michael Kumhof and Romain Rancière - Higher income inequality in developed countries is associated with higher domestic and foreign indebtedness...
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Poverty, Single Mothers, and Class Mobility » Sociological Images

Poverty, Single Mothers, and Class Mobility » Sociological Images | Inequality | Scoop.it

In 1994, Sara McLanahan and Gary Sandefur published, Growing Up With A Single Parent: What Hurts, What Helps. The growth of children living with only their mothers was — then as now — a matter of concern not only for children’s well-being, but for intergenerational mobility. One of their empirical conclusions was this:

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NYPD found no trace of terrorism while spying on Muslims, says report | Nation | NewJerseyNewsroom.com -- Your State. Your News.

NYPD found no trace of terrorism while spying on Muslims, says report | Nation | NewJerseyNewsroom.com -- Your State. Your News. | Inequality | Scoop.it
BY JOE GREENE NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM. COM Abdul Kareem Abdullah of Newark was born in the United States.
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Inequality gap also stretching in South Africa - Leadership Magazine

Inequality gap also stretching in South Africa - Leadership Magazine | Inequality | Scoop.it
Inequality gap also stretching is South AfricaLeadership MagazineSouth Africa is not immune to the international trend of an ever stretching inequality gap with all its dangers to social stability, reported on in another article in Leadership...
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Tent camp reveals social inequality in Ann Arbor, Michigan - World Socialist Web Site

Tent camp reveals social inequality in Ann Arbor, Michigan - World Socialist Web Site | Inequality | Scoop.it
World Socialist Web SiteTent camp reveals social inequality in Ann Arbor, MichiganWorld Socialist Web SiteBy Mitch Marcus and Janel Flechsig Last week, a World Socialist Web Site reporting team visited Camp Take Notice, a homeless encampment in Ann...
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Inequality and fairness - The Economist

Inequality and fairness - The Economist | Inequality | Scoop.it
Inequality and fairnessThe Economist"[T]he 'share-the-spoils' button is not pressed by the mere existence of inequality", Mr Haidt notes. "It is pressed when two or more people collaborated to produce a gain.
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What the US and Chinese school systems have in common: Inequality, segregation - The Hechinger Report

What the US and Chinese school systems have in common: Inequality, segregation - The Hechinger Report | Inequality | Scoop.it
The Hechinger ReportWhat the US and Chinese school systems have in common: Inequality, segregationThe Hechinger ReportNobody in either country framed their fears about international competitiveness in terms of inequality, however.
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