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LGBT groups in Japan launch petition seeking equality law

Sexual minority groups and human rights activists are launching a petition calling for an LGBT equality law in Japan in hopes that it can be…

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Princeton University to compensate female professors with nearly $1 million in backpay

<p>More than 100 women had been paid less than their male counterparts, the review finds</p> Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/princeton-university-female-professors-backpay-pay-gap-b1033388.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared…

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Ten myths about the racial wealth gap

For years, there’s been a popular notion — even among some Black people — that the wealth difference between white and Black Americans could be…

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Now is the perfect time to talk about how the Ivy League enables inequality

Why do the nation’s best universities want to serve as finishing schools for the elite rather than launching pads for the determined? Source: https://www.nbcnews.com/think/opinion/protests-race-injustice-should-make-us-look-how-ivy-league-ncna1231618 Droolin’…

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'It's time for new leadership in this country': George W Bush and Mitt Romney among Republicans who say they won't back Trump re-election

Growing numbers of prominent GOP figures debating how far to go in opposing president Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/trump-presidential-us-election-republicans-george-w-bush-mitt-romney-a9553111.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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Idaho governor signs two bills aimed at limiting transgender individuals

Idaho signed two anti-transgender bills, with Gov. Brad Little. (R) approving legislation to prohibit sex changes on birth certificates and bans on transgender girls and women…

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This Bernie Sanders supporter thinks the coronavirus pandemic has shown that being moderate is useless

‘Everyone turns into a progressive when there’s a crisis’ Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-election/polarized-washington-election-trump-sanders-biden-coronavirus-pandemic-response-a9431141.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was…

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The coronavirus has forced the government to finally acknowledge the real wealth creators

Just months ago, the government described these workers as ‘low skilled’, now they’re the ones keeping our country going Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/coronavirus-key-workers-nhs-police-military-low-skilled-jobs-a9416876.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out…

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Lawmakers call for universal basic income amid coronavirus crisis

Multiple lawmakers have proposed economic stimulus packages and universal basic income programs as the coronavirus begins to take a larger toll on the American economy.On Friday,…

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We all have a part to play in the battle for gender equality – it needs to be a reality, not just an ideal

As we unite this International Women’s Day, let’s reaffirm our commitment to working towards lasting change Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/voices/sadiq-khan-international-womens-day-gender-equality-a9384401.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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City Hall record muddles Bloomberg’s income inequality message

NEW YORK — Michael Bloomberg casts himself as a champion for working-class Americans in his free-spending bid for the White House, but his record as…

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A cure for income inequality?

NEWARK, N.J. — Local leaders across the United States are turning to private donors to fund an out-of-the-box policy experiment they think could go mainstream:…

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Rising diversity further complicates Iowa’s first status in the primary

Source: https://www.politico.com/video/2020/01/31/diversity-iowa-democrats-caucus-069526 Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By: Eugene Daniels

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Watch this shocking pumpkin pie analogy of how the United States’ $98 trillion is divided between wealth brackets

Watch this immediately.@CBSThisMorning’s @tonydokoupil using an epic pie analogy to show how the plutes own everything. pic.twitter.com/p4AShY04rA — Anand Giridharadas (@AnandWrites) January 31, 2020 I…

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Manhattan: a city of empty luxury condos and overflowing homeless shelters

New York’s luxury real-estate market has been in freefall for years, and now the city’s super-luxe buildings are sitting empty — even as property prices…

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Permitting the growth of monopolies is a form of government censorship

In my latest Locus column, Inaction is a Form of Action, I discuss how the US government’s unwillingness to enforce its own anti-monopoly laws has…

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World's richest billionaires saw their wealth soar by 25% in 2019

The world’s richest man lost money, however Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/worlds-richest-people-2019-billionaires-net-worth-mark-zuckerberg-bill-gates-bloomberg-a9262806.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it with you. The Article Was Written/Published By:…

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The blood of poor Americans is now a leading export, bigger than corn or soy

America is one of the only developed countries in the world that pays people to donate blood, much of it sold abroad (70% of the…

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Bernie Sanders’ daring new policy: Cats can have a little salami

He’s been saying it for years: Bernie Sanders is one of the most meme-able presidential candidates of our time.  Just one week into December and…

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Richest six people in UK own as much wealth as bottom 13 million, report finds

Billionaires in the UK have collectively more than doubled their wealth over the last decade while average wages have flatlined Source: https://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/richest-people-uk-wealth-inequality-trust-economy-a9231036.html Droolin’ Dog sniffed…

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Like the fall of the Berlin Wall 30 years ago, global civil unrest is finally stripping the political elite of power

Protests in the likes of Hong Kong, Chile and France are proving that the same world powers of the Cold War era are on the…

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