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The Pill Makes Women Richer

Kate Sheppard Mother Jones Not only is birth control helping women not get preggers, it’s also making women richer. Widespread availability of oral contraception—a.k.a. “The Pill”—has played a major role in closing the gender wage gap since the 1980s, according … Continue reading

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Spain’s lost generation: youth unemployment surges above 50 per cent

Fiona Govan Telegraph More than half of young Spaniards are out of work, according to fresh statistics, signalling a lost generation that has been hit hardest by Spain’s economic woes, as the total number of unemployed surged above five million. … Continue reading

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RBS shifts 300 UK jobs to India

Richard Wachman Guardian State-controlled RBS is axing more jobs, shifting nearly 300 back-office roles to service centres in India in a move that has infuriated the Unite union. David Fleming, Unite’s national officer, said: “These highly skilled workers in the … Continue reading

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EXPOSED: Child Labour Camp in Australia 2012

Bryan Seymour Today Tonight Right in the middle of a quiet suburb is a place where children are separated from their parents, and forced to work full time for no pay, and live in squalid conditions. Full report from Bryan … Continue reading

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Teen mothers told take your HSC, go to TAFE or lose your welfare payment

Source: Daily Telegraph COME January, thousands of teenage mothers will have to do their HSC, go to TAFE or lose their welfare payments. Young mums in Bankstown, Wyong and Shellharbour will be among the first in Australia forced to take … Continue reading

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Health Service pays spin doctors more than cancer experts

Source: Daily Mail The NHS is paying spin doctors more than the experts in charge of cancer screening and patient care, it emerged yesterday. Critics said it was an example of the waste and skewed priorities rife in the Health … Continue reading

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