Lea Rivers

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Is There Such a Thing as Good Greed?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The term "greedy" has an overwhelmingly negative connotation -- and for good reason. When you have Bernie Madoff and Gordon Gekko ruining lives solely for their own benefit, greed has everything to do with it. They win and everyone else …

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SHARE this story to ensure people understand that trafficking happens HERE, to U.S. citizens and foreign nationals, to men and women, to labor and sex trafficking survivors. In El Paso, a woman who came to work as a maid was trapped in labor trafficking for 15 years and then the sex trafficking started. 'At the end of the first week, she asked for her money, and that is when they started to threaten her and her family,' Virginia [a victim liaison for the Center of Hope] said. 'The family told …

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Human trafficking survivor Ima Matul to speak in Culver City Tuesday

Nearly 14 years ago, Ima Matul was trapped in a situation that seemed hopeless. Tuesday, she'll be sharing her story during a discussion on …

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The Problem Isn't the Word 'Bossy'—It's Leaders Who Abuse Their Power

Maybe the problem isn't just that we call women "bossy" too much; maybe the problem is that we let men get away with behavior which we should call "bossy," or something worse.<p>Facebook CEO Sheryl Sandberg and Girl Scout CEO Anna Maria Chávez took to the pages of the Wall Street Journal earlier this …

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The Indian Caste System - An Introduction

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