Posts Tagged ‘class privilege’

February 28th, 2015 - 12:36 pm § in Israel/Palestine, Misc.

Minorities in Israel

Where would you like to go to school … in Gaza or the Negev ? How many non-Jews know that many Bedouin do not consider themselves Arabs?  This is because Bedouin people have usualy been treated as outsiders, poor peasant cousins.  Improving things for the Bedouin is a major task for Israel.[...]

November 5th, 2013 - 8:46 am § in America

Median wage falls to lowest level since 1998

What is a “Median” and What is an “Average” Al Jazeera is the first news organization to report these figures from the Social Security Administration (SSA), which were released late in October. They report that the median wage  was at its lowest level since 1998, when the me[...]

September 30th, 2013 - 4:46 am § in Misc.

College Closes When Students Strike Over Tuition

Tororo College closed over students’ strike Students were given two hours to vacate the school premises. PHOTO/Faustine St. Peter’s College Tororo has been indefinitely closed following unrest by students protesting a planned tuition fees increment by the school administration. READMORE[...]

June 25th, 2013 - 12:29 pm § in Misc.

Tax Patriots .. do not buy this guy’s champagne, handbags or cognac!,

  France’s richest man moves to Belgium and takes multi-billion pound fortunewith him ‘to avoid new socialist super-tax’   Bernard Arnault, head of luxury goods group LVMH, insists that he moved the cash and assets for ‘family inheritance reasons’ It is thought he wan[...]

August 15th, 2012 - 8:17 am § in America, Hypocrisy

ROMEYISMS: The 2010 Tax Return Missing Its FBAR!

  Now it appears that even the 2010 Tax Return that Mitt Romney leased is incomplete.  The files he did release show that Romney had a Swiss Bank Account .. he reported $1700 interest on his $3.000,000 investment! In 2010, however, US holders of Swiss accounts were required to file a ” Repor[...]