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Fight against racism and discrimination: toolkit for municipalities in Canada | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Fight against racism and discrimination: toolkit for municipalities in Canada | United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization | Inequality | Scoop.it

Fight against racism and discrimination: toolkit for municipalities in Canada

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Social class on campus: Unpacking Social Class Privilege

Social class on campus: Unpacking Social Class Privilege | Inequality | Scoop.it
The idea of privilege should be seen in complicated ways from multiple points of view. We owe a debt to Peggy McIntosh for writing “White privilege: Unpacking the knapsack". While she was not the first to write about privilege, ...
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Is the American Income Gap Exceptional? » Sociological Images

 Is the American Income Gap Exceptional?
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USA - The Inherent Inequality of Health Care for Women - The Atlantic Wire

USA - The Inherent Inequality of Health Care for Women - The Atlantic Wire | Inequality | Scoop.it
The Atlantic WireThe Inherent Inequality of Health Care for WomenThe Atlantic WireThough Obama's Affordable Care Act, signed on March 23, 2010, will ban gender rating starting in 2014, the gender gap currently exists "in most states," leading to inequalities,...
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Inequality -> Congressional Research Service The U.S. Income Distribution and Mobility: Trends and International Comparisons

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Slavery's last stand - CNN.com

Slavery's last stand - CNN.com | Inequality | Scoop.it
Mauritania's endless sea of sand dunes hides an open secret: An estimated 10% to 20% of the population lives in slavery. But as one woman's journey shows, the first step toward freedom is realizing you're enslaved.
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OECD report Divided We Stand: Why Inequality Keeps Rising

OECD report Divided We Stand: Why Inequality Keeps Rising | Inequality | Scoop.it
This book examines to which extent economic globalisation, skill-biased technological progress and institutional and regulatory reforms have had an impact on the distribution of earnings.
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Privilege Has Its Rewards — How Longevity Will Become The New Class Inequality - Singularity Hub

Privilege Has Its Rewards — How Longevity Will Become The New Class Inequality - Singularity Hub | Inequality | Scoop.it
Singularity HubPrivilege Has Its Rewards — How Longevity Will Become The New Class InequalitySingularity Hubby David Hill March 15th, 2012 | Comments (0) The rich have a number of things going for them to hit a ripe old age.
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A short film in pictures and words about children working in Accra's informal economy

A short film in pictures and words about children working in Accra's informal economy | Inequality | Scoop.it
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Global Jobs Pact Promoting High-level Sustainable Growth to Reduce Unemployment in Africa

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Gender is just one of many inequalities that generate poverty and exclusion - The Guardian (blog)

Gender is just one of many inequalities that generate poverty and exclusion - The Guardian (blog) | Inequality | Scoop.it
Gender is just one of many inequalities that generate poverty and exclusionThe Guardian (blog)Much of the talk at these events is about inequality.
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Black Students Still Face Inequality In Public Schools

Black Students Still Face Inequality In Public Schools | Inequality | Scoop.it
If this will still continue to happen, then why did we desegregate in 1955?
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Global Women: Inequality is Interconnected

Global Women: Inequality is Interconnected | Inequality | Scoop.it
Women have been taught that, for us, the earth is flat, and that if we venture out, we will fall off the edge.  ~Andrea Dworkin Abstract Keywords: Global Women, Inequality, Intersectionality, Feminist Theory, Sociological Theory (The article was submitted...
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Inequality offensive - PhysOrg.com - MIT forum

Inequality offensive - PhysOrg.com - MIT forum | Inequality | Scoop.it
PhysOrg.comInequality offensivePhysOrg.comAt an MIT forum on Tuesday night, however, economists suggested the issue matters for an overarching reason that's slightly harder to quantify: Inequality, they said, constitutes a threat to America's values...
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Vancouver Income Inequality Study Shows City Segregating Along Racial, Income Lines

Vancouver Income Inequality Study Shows City Segregating Along Racial, Income Lines | Inequality | Scoop.it
Vancouver has gone from being a solidly middle-class town to a city on the verge of extremes, with neighbourhoods starkly segregated by race and income, a new study shows.
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At the PTA, Clashes Over Cupcakes and Culture

At the PTA, Clashes Over Cupcakes and Culture | Inequality | Scoop.it
Culture clashes in parent-teacher groups are increasingly common at schools where demographics are changing.
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Finding solutions to inequality -> Crowdsourcing -> Northamptonshire

Finding solutions to inequality -> Crowdsourcing ->  Northamptonshire | Inequality | Scoop.it
Northampton Chronicle & EchoThe Chron looks at why one scheme in Northamptonshire is looking for unique ...Northampton Chronicle & EchoIt is part of the Big2 Bonanza, a scheme to tackle social inequality by helping people set up a social enterprise.
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Economic Inequality, Democracy, and Inferential Sand Castles ...

Economic Inequality, Democracy, and Inferential Sand Castles ... | Inequality | Scoop.it
I'm talking about research on the relationship between economic inequality and democracy. This topic is hardly new–Karl Marx had some important things to say about it in the mid-1800s–but interested in the subject was ...
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Daily Kos: Low Capital Gains Taxes Fuel Inequality, Not Investment

Daily Kos: Low Capital Gains Taxes Fuel Inequality, Not Investment | Inequality | Scoop.it
Behind almost all of the disturbing issues raised by Mitt Romney's jaw-dropping tax returns stands one largely unchallenged ...
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Nepal -> Inter-caste Newlyweds Face Eviction, Discrimination in Nepal | Global Press Institute

Nepal -> Inter-caste Newlyweds Face Eviction, Discrimination in Nepal | Global Press Institute | Inequality | Scoop.it

“Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles and leaps fences,” says Sunita Sahi, 19, as she looks out the window of a bus. Her gaze falls on a young couple, kissing. “We were also in [an] affair,” she says, gesturing to her husband who sits next to her, caressing her hand. “But our families and society did not accept us.”

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New Forms of Communication and the Public Mission of Economics: Overcoming the Great Disconnect:

New Forms of Communication and the Public Mission of Economics: Overcoming the Great Disconnect: | Inequality | Scoop.it
Economics has a long history of engagement on important public policy issues, and its early history was driven in large part by the desire to answer important...
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Christy Clark’s Pursuit of Inequality: The Attack on Public Education

Christy Clark’s Pursuit of Inequality: The Attack on Public Education | Inequality | Scoop.it
Christy Clark's Pursuit of Inequality: The Attack on Public Education 
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The Great Inequality :: Monthly Review

The Great Inequality :: Monthly Review | Inequality | Scoop.it
Growing inequality of income and wealth have characterized the U.S. economy for at least the past thirty years.
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Do financial crises always raise inequality? Some Evidence from History

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