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Automation, Artificial Intelligence, and Inequality

Intro<p>What are the consequences of innovations in technology? Shaping economies and social orders, it is clear that technology plays a large role in …

The Truth About the Wage Gap

The Truth About the Wage Gap<p>Foreword<p>This is quite a touchy subject with many people feeling very strongly about the topic of the 'wage gap' and …

Margaret Thatcher the “Iron Lady” – Former Prime Minister of Great Britain

Margaret Thatcher was a British stateswoman and the first female Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. From 1975 to 1990 she was the Leader of the …

Brexit: The Exit of the United Kingdom from the European Union

Brexit: The Exit of the United Kingdom from the European Union<p>Introduction<p>The date 23rd June 2016 will surely be remembered as one of the most …

Monsanto Takeover by Bayer: Good or Bad?

Monsanto Takeover by Bayer: Good or Bad?<p>A Goliath Deal<p>From the merger of the German chemical company Bayer and the US seed breeder Monsanto …

Political Parties and Symbols: Origins and Meanings

Political Parties and Symbols: Origins and Meanings<p>What is the Origin and Meaning of Some Widely Used Political Terms and Symbols?<p>Do you know why the …

14 Facts About Obama's Presidency Most People Don’t Know

Obama's Presidency: The Facts<p>People have many perceptions of how the US economy or the country as a whole has done in recent years. Depending on your …