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Urban Slums a Death Trap for Poor Children
World  (tags: world, children, slums, poverty, mortality, inequality )

- 205 days ago -
It's called the urban survival gap - fuelled by the growing inequality between rich and poor in both developing and developed countries - and it literally determines whether millions of infants will live or die before their fifth birthday.
International Women's Day: Inequality in Charts
World  (tags: Women, World, International Women's Day, Gallup survey, statistics, charts, data, inequality )

- 263 days ago -
Worldwide, a Gallup survey analyzing such factors as law and order, food and shelter, work, economics, health and daily experiences found that more than one in four women are doing well enough to be considered "thriving." By contrast, 2 billion women...
Dr. Cornel West on Racism, Inequality, the American Empire - May Day
World  (tags: Dr Cornel West, Racism, Inequality, Trade Unions, May Day, Labour, American Empire, Human Rights, MLK, Nelson Mandela )

- 575 days ago -
Abby Martin talks to activist, author and Princeton professor, Dr. Cornel West, about class warfare, race issues, corporate greed, and the American empire. He points out how Govt. Leaders said Trade Unionist are the enemy within and must be crushed.
World  (tags: Uganda, Anti -homosexuality-bill, law, LGBT, discrimination, imprisonment, humanrights, equality, inequality, eveangelists, extremists, Afrika )

- 639 days ago -
We call you to do everything within your power to stop the "Anti-Homosexuality Bill" from becoming law, prevent it from being used, and protect all Ugandans from violence, arrests, and discrimination. We got near 250,000 sigs-can we reach 1 Mio in days ?
Isn't It Ironic? The 1% Battles Economic Inequality at a Swiss Resort Gathering
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, inequality, Rich and Poor, world )

- 674 days ago -
The World Economic Forum brings together the richest and most powerful people in the world. But what's their message to the world's poor?
The Truth About Extreme Global Inequality - Did You Know This?
World  (tags: inequality, equalmoney, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, asia, children, corruption, news, politics, violence, world, interesting, government, UnitedNations, europe, ethics, blog )

- 955 days ago -
the richest 300 people on earth have more wealth than the poorest 3bn - almost half the world's population. We chose those numbers because it makes for a clear and memorable comparison, but in truth the situation is even worse: the richest 200 people have
At 76, Jonathan Kozol Is More Outraged Over Inequality in Education Than Ever
World  (tags: education, americans, inequality, Jonathon Kozol, children, ethics, government, society, culture, humanrights )

- 1159 days ago -
What's happening now in America, says Kozol, is "not even a pretense of a meritocracy." We are willfully condemning the futures of poor children in our society and, by scapegoating teachers and underfunding schools we're destroying public education. If...
Hundreds Turn Out To 'Occupy Tokyo'
World  (tags: Japan, OWS, Occupy Tokyo, Tokyo, protest, corporate greed, inequality )

- 1503 days ago -
The Occupy Wall Street protests spreading across the United States landed in Tokyo on Saturday, as hundreds of people gathered to protest against corporate greed and social inequality.
Reuters AlertNet - U.N. Climate Body Urged to Take Lead in Gender Focus
World  (tags: climate change, UN, gender, gender issues, inequality, "gender-sensitive approach" )

- 1905 days ago -
UNITED NATIONS, Sep 8 (IPS) - Two weeks before the 2010 Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) review summit at the United Nations, concerns are being raised that gender equality is still largely divorced from efforts to address climate change, even though

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