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The Second Richest Man In The World Says We Should Have A 3-Day Work Week

The Second Richest Man In The World Says We Should Have A 3-Day Work Week

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The second-richest man in the world has proposed a very interesting solution to our occupational and financial woes. According to Time, Mexican telecommunications tycoon Carlos Slim said at a business conference in Paraguay that we should work just three days a week but for longer hours and retire at the age of 70 or 75. […]

5 Shocking Similarities Between Higher Education And The Prison Industry

5 Shocking Similarities Between Higher Education And The Prison Industry

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American universities do a fine job of selling themselves as pathways to opportunity and knowledge. But follow the traffic of money and policies through these academic institutions and you’ll often wind up at the barbed wire gates of Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) and GEO Group, the two largest private prison operators in the United […]

Elon Musk Responds To Tweet Request With $1 Million Donation To Tesla Science Museum

Elon Musk Responds To Tweet Request With $1 Million Donation To Tesla Science Museum

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Elon Musk, the Tesla Motors, Inc. CEO, has reportedly pledged $1 million to the future Tesla Science Museum. Tesla Motors… you know, the company that makes cars that the average American cannot afford. So, how’d it happen? An online cartoonist named Oatmeal tweeted Elon Musk a review of the newest Tesla model and simultaneously asked […]

Understanding The Penny Stock Market: How Traders Use Manipulation To Get Rich

Understanding The Penny Stock Market: How Traders Use Manipulation To Get Rich

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No doubt you’ve seen stories of this ridiculous CYNK company. It’s a “tech” company with zero assets that is currently valued in the billions. One look at their site introbiz.com and you can tell it’s a scam. As far as I can tell, it’s following exactly the same scheme that other penny stock manipulators have […]

5 Shocking Similarities Between Higher Education And The Prison Industry
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5 Shocking Similarities Between Higher Education And The Prison Industry

American universities do a fine job of selling themselves as pathways to opportunity and knowledge. But follow the traffic of money and policies through these academic institutions and you’ll often wind up at the barbed wire gates of Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) and GEO Group, the two largest private prison operators in the United […]
Oh, Corporate America: American Apparel Hires Back Scumbag CEO As ‘Strategic Consultant’
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Oh, Corporate America: American Apparel Hires Back Scumbag CEO As ‘Strategic Consultant’

For all those who were happy to see Dov Charney expelled from American Apparel after countless claims of sexual harassment, creepy overly-sexualized ads and bizarre behavior, brace yourselves: he’s back. After the American Apparel Board of Directors finally fired Charney for being a total liability to the company and downgrading its brand, they inexplicably decided […]

These Anonymous Confessions About Unemployment Will Break Your Heart
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These Anonymous Confessions About Unemployment Will Break Your Heart

It can be really difficult to land a job in this economy. Many people in recent years have been getting college degrees and racking up their experiences, but lots of these educated, talented graduates end up settling for jobs for which they’re vastly overqualified. There simply isn’t much available to choose from. Being unemployed can […]

Student Loans Are Preventing Grads From Choosing Their Paths In Life
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Student Loans Are Preventing Grads From Choosing Their Paths In Life

Young students in the US take on large amounts of debt to receive that esteemed college degree, but at what cost? A famous study conducted by Jesse Rothstein of the University of California, Berkeley, and Cecilia Elena Rouse of Princeton revealed that the amount of debt students take on determines their specific life paths. The […]