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Capitalism: A Ghost Story | Arundhati Roy

Capitalism: A Ghost Story | Arundhati Roy | Society | Scoop.it
Rockefeller to Mandela, Vedanta to Anna Hazare.... How long can the cardinals of corporate gospel buy up our protests?
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Arundhati Roy's primer on world governance - essential reading an a warning to us all.

Let's starve the beast! 

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Introducing the 'social supermarket': Where even Britain's poorest people can afford the finest food

Introducing the 'social supermarket': Where even Britain's poorest people can afford the finest food | Society | Scoop.it
The Nescafe Azera Coffee should have sold in a supermarket for £3.29 however a manufacturing error meant that instead of the advertised 60g its contents weighed in at a paltry 59g.
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The Secret History of How Cuba Helped End Apartheid in South Africa

The Secret History of How Cuba Helped End Apartheid in South Africa | Society | Scoop.it
As the world focuses on Tuesday’s historic handshake between President Obama and Cuban President Raúl Castro, we look back at the pivotal role Cuba played in ending apartheid and why Castro was one of only five world leaders invited to speak at...
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When Rough Men Approached A Little Girl, I Was Scared. Then I Realized What They Were REALLY Doing.

When Rough Men Approached A Little Girl, I Was Scared. Then I Realized What They Were REALLY Doing. | Society | Scoop.it
Young child abuse victims are meeting the most intimidating gangs in America.
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Mark Bevan: A positive stand for human rights

Mark Bevan: A positive stand for human rights | Society | Scoop.it
It’s not economic or political factors that will persuade me Scotland would be better off alone, writes Mark Bevan
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Researchers reveal Stonehenge stones hold incredible musical properties | Ancient Origins

Researchers reveal Stonehenge stones hold incredible musical properties | Ancient Origins | Society | Scoop.it
A team of researchers from London’s Royal College of Art (RCA) have discovered that the stones used to construct Stonehenge hold musical properties and when struck, sound like bells, drums and gongs.
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Can Women Lead The Social Enterprise Revolution?

Can Women Lead The Social Enterprise Revolution? | Society | Scoop.it
Women have long occupied roles in support of social causes. But do they have the business prowess to lead lasting change in the social enterprise field?
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