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Working for the Few

About this paper<p>Author:<p>Ricardo Fuentes-Nieva, Head of Research, Oxfam GB; Nicholas Galasso, Research and Policy Advisor, Oxfam America<p>Post date:<p>20 …

Celebrating the season, despite everything

A sign outside of a house in Tacloban. Photo: Jane Beesley/Oxfam<p><i>Oxfam’s Jane Beesley is in the Philippines documenting Oxfam’s Typhoon Haiyan relief</i> …

Welcome to the Healthy Villages of China

Welcome to Pula: Discovering Croatia's Past by Building for the Future

Croatia

Read the full transcript of Pope Francis' special address to the Annual Meeting in Davos 2014: http://wef.ch/s1Mjz

Guerra en el Bronx de Colombia

<i>La narcobatalla más sangrienta del continente no se vive en Michoacán sino en el centro de la capital colombiana: Ahí hubo cien muertos en menos de</i> …

Winter storm sweeps US, hits mid-Atlantic and Northeast, causing flight chaos and government office shutdown

A massive winter storm packing up to a foot of snow, strong winds and icy temperatures slammed into the northeastern United States on Tuesday, canceling flights, closing government offices and sending children home from school.<p>The sprawling storm, which stretched for a 1,000 miles between Kentucky …

December retail sales: what the economists say

Economists were caught unawares on Friday morning, as the Office for National Statistics revealed a far sharper than expected rise in December retail sales. Sales jumped 2.6% compared with November, smashing economists' forecasts for a 0.2% rise. Here is some of the reaction to the numbers.<p>David …