Archive for the ‘And Beyond…’ Category
Service workers in 33 countries protested for an increased minimum wage on May 15th.
Vaccination campaigns in the Middle East have struggled since revelations in 2011 that the CIA used such campaigns to gather information. President Obama now says that will never happen again.
“Pan Zagar” (flower speech) campaign uses social media and public events to urge others to “watch what we say so that hate between mankind does not proliferate.”
Averting planetary disaster will mean forcing fossil fuel companies to give up at least $10 trillion in wealth.
State by state, minimum wage standards are rising to better meet the needs of workers. However, there is still much work to be done.
Americans work more hours than just about any other country in the world. What does this mean for our productivity and our lives?
Progress towards goals of gender equality and empowerment of women remains “slow and uneven.”
“If driving continues to be the fastest and most convenient way of getting almost everywhere, people will continue to drive.”
Bloggers at Consumer Reports critique efforts to reform the payday lending industry in several states.