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How much longer for the Crisis?
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How much longer for the Crisis?

August has passed and with it the five-year mark of the economic crisis and financial storm that erupted in the same month of 2007. It is a crisis with worldwide repercussions that split the foundations of the capitalist system and whose consequences are still wrapped in indefinite uncertainty.– – Cira […]

The United States, where poverty grows daily
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The United States, where poverty grows daily

Recent publications in many news outlets show that poverty in the world’s largest economy has returned to the level of 1965.. . Cira Rodríguez César . This demonstrates that those who generate the current global economic crisis are also causing a growing number of injustices and greater inequalities at home. […]

Measuring happiness
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Measuring happiness

There is a country, Bhutan, which doesn’t measure its progress with Gross Domestic Product (GDP), but rather its Gross National Happiness (GNH). In 2010, 55% of Butanese citizens said that they felt satisfied with their quality of life. _ Miriam Valero Since the re-emergence of the global economic crisis, only […]