Category Archives: Life

VIDEO REPORT: Peruvian Vigilantes Whip Women at a local Night Club!

   

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The Better Life Index rates the 36 OECD countries in 11 areas that aim to cover every aspect of life, including income, education, health, work-life balance and life satisfaction

The residents of Switzerland are the most satisfied with their lives, according to the latest Better Life Index report, released this week by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Switzerland has moved up to the top spot, bumping … Continue reading

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May is Military Appreciation Month

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The U.S. Chinese Embassy Refuses Entrance to Congressmen Chris Smith today

Congressmen Chris Smith, Reggie Littlejohn, president of Women’s Rights Without Frontiers and the Director of It’s a Girl, Evan Grae Davis, attempted to deliver 200,000 of your petition signatures demanding an end to gendercide to the Chinese Embassy in Washington, … Continue reading

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INFO-GRAPHIC: When America’s Health is Compared to its Peer Countries…

Image source: http://www.bestmasterofscienceinnursing.com America’s Health Disadvantage   The United States spent $2.6 trillion on health care in 2010 – more than any other country in the world. Yet based on research from a collaborative effort within the National Academy of … Continue reading

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VIDEO REPORT: Speaker Lawrence Lessig: We the People, and the Republic we must reclaim

There is a corruption at the heart of American politics, caused by the dependence of Congressional candidates on funding from the tiniest percentage of citizens. That’s the argument at the core of this blistering talk by legal scholar Lawrence Lessig. … Continue reading

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These Five US Jobs Can Pay +$100K and a College Degree is NOT Required

The rising cost of getting a college degree has put attending a traditional four-year college or university out of reach for many people — and a handful of experts have recently made headlines by saying that a college degree simply … Continue reading

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2012 in Review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2012 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: 4,329 films were submitted to the 2012 Cannes Film Festival. This blog had 22,000 views in 2012. If each view were a film, this … Continue reading

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Dirty Money cost China $3.8 trillion USD from 2000-2011

China has lost US$3.79 trillion over the past decade in money smuggled out of the country, a massive amount that could weaken its economy and create instability, according to a new report. And the outflow – much of it from … Continue reading

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Some noteworthy quotes from one of America’s founding fathers and 3rd acting President, US President Thomas Jefferson

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