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The tiny flats are cheap to build, but critics say their use shows ‘something has gone very wrong’

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[Translate] MARK KARLIN, EDITOR OF BUZZFLASH Poverty is built into the current economic system in the United States. (Photo:Paul...

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[Translate] Donald Trump meets with members of Congress and administration officials to discuss the Foreign Investment Risk Review...

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[Translate] By Lieketseng Ned Daily Maverick 31 July 2018 Land dispossession has significantly threatened livelihoods and food...

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[Translate]   By Paul Buchheit   COMMONDREAMS.ORG Guest writer for Wake Up World The extreme level of wealth inequality in the U.S....

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[Translate] Scorching report on poverty finds ‘systematic attack on welfare program’ will leave millions deprived of food and...

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[Translate] By Paul Buchheit Guest writer for Wake Up World We’ll have to do something drastically different to employ people in the...

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Fifty years later, a new Poor People’s Campaign connects religious faith to social justice.

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[Translate] By Gale Holland and Christine Zhang   LATIMES Arrests of homeless people in Los Angeles have jumped 31% since 2011, a...

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[Translate] By Mark Karlin, Truthout | Interview (Photo: Neirfy / Shutterstock) Far too many people are considered guilty of being...

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[Translate] Special rapporteur Philip Alston, fresh from fact-finding tour, issues devastating critique of US society and condemns...

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Big Ag’s ‘World Fo...

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[Translate] Food Every year, Monsanto and its biotech allies celebrate destructive, industrialized agriculture. By Katherine Paul /...

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Half of US Is in or Near Pover...

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[Translate] PAUL BUCHHEIT FOR BUZZFLASH AT TRUTHOUT (Photo: Aaaarrrrgggghhhh! / Flickr)“Fact checker” Ballotpedia said...

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[Translate] Indigenous activists from Idle No More San Francisco (SF) have been working with 350.org to stand up to Big Oil for...

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[Translate] World Poverty and deadly wars are the major drivers of displacement. By Vijay Prashad / AlterNet Photo Credit: Nicolas...

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[Translate] Democracy & Government For the public to hold their representatives accountable, they need to have accurate — or at...

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[Translate] By NADIFA MOHAMED   NYTIMES Photo The carcass of a dead goat lies in the desert in a drought-stricken area near Bandar...

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CLIMATE CHANGE IS TURNING DEHY...

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[Translate] Climate Change Is Turning Dehydration Into a Deadly Epidemic   By Jane Palmer, Mosaic Science.COM | News Analysis A...

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[Translate]     Alan Pyke Deputy Economic Policy Editor, ThinkProgress. Poverty, criminal-justice profiteering, police violence,...

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OUR POLITICAL ECONOMY IS DESIG...

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[Translate] Poverty is not an abstraction. People wear it on their faces, carry it on their backs as a constant companion—and it is...

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[Translate]  Sam Pizzigati, Inequality.org | Op-Ed At a feeding center supported by World Vision, local staff check children for...

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[Translate] Nicholas Kristof  NYTIMES Photo A private effort in Madagascar helps educate children from the streets. Credit Heidi...

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5 Steps Society Must Take to A...

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[Translate] Make no mistake: Humanity is on a collision course. We must heed the warnings and act before it’s too late. By Dr....

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AS DONALD TRUMP DENIES CLIMATE...

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[Translate] Nicholas Kristof   NYTIMES Video The incoming U.S. president, Donald Trump, has denied manmade climate change. The...

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[Translate] A new approach to climate change: As business risk insurance By Richard Ottinger, contributor – THE HILL   © Getty...

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[Translate] Ronald Woan The poverty solution: Put people first By Nathanael Johnson   GRIST Third in a series on tackling poverty...

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[Translate] December 15th, 2016 By Carolanne Wright Contributing writer for Wake Up World Food waste is a massive problem in America....

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[Translate] By NICHOLAS CASEY  NYTIMES Photo Migrants preparing to board the smugglers’ boats that will take them from Venezuela to...

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A FLOOD DISASTER IN NORTH CARO...

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[Translate] Capital Weather Gang By Angela Fritz THE WASHINGTON POST Fuel tanks are seen after floodwaters rose from Hurricane...

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