By Efraim Karsh*
Twenty-three years after its euphoric launch on the White House lawn, the Oslo “peace process” between Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) stands out as one.. Eurasia Review
Recent research into the share of wealth owned by the richest households has given us important insights into trends in inequality. This column shows how we can now estimate the share of wealth owned.. Eurasia Review
At Robert W. Coleman Elementary School in Baltimore, the focus is now on de-escalating situations rather than directly resorting to discipline. So, when a student acts irrationally, he or she will be.. Source: Wochit Headline News -
Before the world’s political and financial elites begin discussing global problems, the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos has held its annual Crystal Awards presentation for humanitarian work... Source: Euronews English -
The energy gap in Africa looms large if the continent is to permanently escape the poverty trap. More than 600 million people in Africa lack access to clean, affordable, reliable energy. It is time for.. Eurasia Review
Cutting smog, reducing poverty and keeping home prices under control are the three top priorities for China’s provincial governments as they kick off their local legislative and consultative meetings.. S.China Morning Post
In his farewell address to the nation 56 years ago, President Dwight D. Eisenhower warned the American people for the first time to* keep a careful eye on what he called the "military-industrial.. Zero Hedge
This year's Gillingham School production is 'Bonnie and Clyde', a new musical based on the lives and deaths of the infamous outlaws.Set in Depression era America, the production charts the couple's.. Blackmore Vale
Oxfam was founded nearly 75 years ago with the noble aim of preventing war-time governments from blocking the provision of urgently needed supplies to Europe’s suffering civilians. On top of the.. City A.M.
Every year Oxfam releases statistics comparing the wealth of the global poor and the global rich, showing a stunning, often widening, gap between the two.
They heavily imply that the poor are.. City A.M.
Fat cat bosses were last night urged to show restraint after it emerged that a dozen chief executives jetting into Davos were paid in excess of £145m in just one year. MailOnline Also reported by •thisismoney.co.uk
A heart-warming initiative to bring Nottingham's people together over a cooked dinner aims to combat loneliness, mental health, and deprivation in the city.Charity Super Kitchen was established in 2014.. Nottingham Post
British Airways has assured passengers it will operate all of its long-haul services to and from Heathrow during a three-day cabin crew strike that will start this Thursday.
It will cancel one per.. City A.M.
Economist think tanks have once again rounded on the annual global wealth distribution findings from charity Oxfam.
Ahead of Davos 2017, which kicks off tomorrow, Oxfam released a report claiming.. City A.M.
Time poverty is clearly an issue for Justine Roberts.
I have just 40 minutes on the phone with the Mumsnet founder and chief executive to disseminate a lifetime of achievement: PPE student at.. City A.M.
Their relationship appears to be going from strength to strength and it certainly seems that Prince Harry and his girlfriend Meghan Markle have one major trait in common - a passion for activism. MailOnline
Plans to cap benefits for families with children will be formally scrapped next week after a charity said the move would "disproportionately impact" on the poorest people in Plymouth. The proposal, to.. Plymouth Herald
*Book review: Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis*
Talk about poverty in the US and you’ll think of inner-city Detroit or Baltimore, says Matthew Partridge. But over the past.. MoneyWeek