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Extreme Inequality Drags South Africa’s Economic Growth

January 27, 2014

Leonce Ndikumana: 47 percent of South Africans live in poor conditions, inevitably leading to a drag on growth in the economy

India

November 18, 2013
Historic conflict remains a dangerous source of tension between nuclear armed neighbors India and Pakistan

Hassan Ghani Reporting for The Real News

October 1, 2013
A generation of educated young Scots is becoming trapped in a life of low- paid, unstable jobs that will damage both their prospects and wider society, a leading Scottish think tank reveals.

US Economy “Stuck in the Mud”

January 6, 2013

Robert Pollin: Last quarter of 2012 had zero growth, wages were lower, unemployment higher as stock market hit record highs