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Human Development Indices and Indicators: 2018 Statistical Update
“While there is ground for optimism that the gaps are narrowing, disparities in people’s well-being are still unacceptably wide. Inequality in all ... to foster sustainable and sustained human develop... read more
‘Shadow’ of persistent inequality is growing, key UN human development report reveals
14 September 2018 SDGs While health, education, and income levels have improved overall across the globe, “wide inequalities” both among and within countries, are casting a shadow ... sustainable and ... read more
53 Historians Weigh In on Barack Obama’s Legacy
Jeffrey Tulis Read the full questionnaire I suspect that future historians are likely to focus on the rising inequality in the American economy during the Obama years, the deepening precariousness exp... read more
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Closing the achievement gap: Will California’s reforms make a difference?
The right answer is that both schools and larger social inequalities play a big role and we are not going to make real progress without ... standards that encourage people to want to do some- thing; b... read more
Will Ukraine seize its EU chance?
Scrutiny and criticism of Ukraine’s record on human rights ... further progress down the path of reform. Only Ukrainians can decide what their future prosperity will entail, but strengthened trade and ... read more
Feeding the bank balance: GMOs, development and the politics of happiness
This dovetails with an urban-centric model of 'development ... about a 'happy' human condition for the majority is unfathomable. Yet state-corporate capitalism's great con-trick is to fool people that ... read more
Turns out, it *is* a river in Egypt
Y’know, when you looked at maps of Egypt in school, you could see the Nile cutting through the desert, but you didn’t get the real perspective of where the people were, what that river means. Back on ... read more
Abortion Isn’t a Necessary Evil. It’s Great
Dismantling fetal “personhood” with logical or scientific (or even Biblical) arguments does nothing to convince those who believe a fertilized egg is a human being ... I'm glad for the people I've kno... read more
Can Democracy Withstand The Power of Big Money?
Because though I support free speech, and even free speech for corporations, what this means is increasingly people are going to believe their government is controlled by the funders and not by the pe... read more
Climate Change and Confirmation Bias
In general, Hierarchical folks prefer a social order where people have clearly defined roles and lines of authority. Egalitarians want to reduce racial, gender, and income inequalities ... pose to the ... read more
Trump, Trade Wars, and the Class Struggle
The statement further announced as “invalid” the recently reported “progress” on a deal that would have led ... massive expansion of Chinese factory manufacturing and industrial development, as well a... read more
We will implement a nation-wide skill development programme ... encouraged extensive people-to-people contacts between the two countries, particularly amongst the younger generation. But the Mumbai at... read more