Tsū. Money As Debt - Full Length Documentary. Tsū. Here’s How Managers Can Be Replaced by Software. Fortune 500 executives spend a fair amount of time thinking about how automation and the Internet are changing the nature of employment, but they rarely wonder how technology will have an impact much closer to home: on their own jobs.
For the last several years, we have been studying the forces now shaping the future of work, and wondering whether high-level management could be automated. Tsū. Good News From Canada: Canadians Sue Bank of Canada and WON. Tsū. This Is Why Rich People Don’t Care About You. Science shows poor people are more generous and wealth creates an ‘empathy deficit’ This intriguing video with UC Berkeley psychologist Dacher Keltner dispels many myths about the way humans are wired and explains the science behind empathy and kindness.
Google To Stop Describing Games With In-App Purchases As 'Free' World Bank wants water privatized, despite risks. Humans can survive weeks without food, but only days without water — in some conditions, only hours.
It may sound clichéd, but it’s no hyperbole: Water is life. So what happens when private companies control the spigot? Evidence from water privatization projects around the world paints a pretty clear picture — public health is at stake. In the run-up to its annual spring meeting this month, the World Bank Group, which offers loans, advice and other resources to developing countries, held four days of dialogues in Washington, D.C.
Civil society groups from around the world and World Bank Group staff convened to discuss many topics. It’s hard to think of a more important topic. The World Bank Group pushes privatization as a key solution to the water crisis. But international advocacy and civil society groups point to the pockmarked record of private-sector water projects and are calling on the World Bank Group to end support for private water. Private sector priorities. Blindsite2k : #religion #economics... Farmer-suicide-farming.html#.U0i7yAKpWhI. On January 21, 2010, a cold, clear day, Dean Pierson woke up early, as usual.
The 59-year-old put on a pair of blue jeans and a hooded coat before the sun was up, then went to his barn, turned on the lights, closed all the doors and windows, powered off the fans and cranked up the volume on the radio. He then shot each of his milking cows with a .22-caliber N1 carbine rifle, about 51 of them, between their horns and eyes, hitting their brains and killing them instantly. Pierson then sat down in a wooden chair with an upholstered seat, pulled a ski mask over his face, picked up a 12-gauge pump-action shotgun and shot himself once in the chest. Around 9 or 9:30, a truck driver from the Agri-Mark co-op arrived to collect milk from Pierson's tanks. The driver saw a note attached to the barn door warning whoever found it not to enter and to call the police. Kiernan sent his grown son, Walter, and an employee to check on their neighbor. The state police arrived shortly after 1 p.m.
WATCH: This Woman Has A Powerful Reason For Wanting More Stay-At-Home Dads (Hint: It's About The Economy) NASA-funded study: industrial civilisation headed for 'irreversible collapse'? A new study partly-sponsored by Nasa's Goddard Space Flight Center has highlighted the prospect that global industrial civilisation could collapse in coming decades due to unsustainable resource exploitation and increasingly unequal wealth distribution.
Banks to use Libor parliamentary probe to push for end of free accounts. By Gerri Peev Published: 00:59 GMT, 20 August 2012 | Updated: 06:59 GMT, 20 August 2012 Banks are plotting to use a parliamentary inquiry into their bad behaviour as a way of imposing account fees on customers.
MPs and peers on a commission set up to examine the recent Libor scandal will be approached by financial institutions this week which will argue in favour of introducing current account charges. Several banks are expected to make the case that ‘free’ accounts were partly to blame for reckless actions by lenders and scandals such as the mis-selling of payment protection insurance. Banks are expected to argue the case for an end to free bank account, which they partly blame for reckless actions. It's Official - Greece Unveils The Negative Salary, And A Whole New Meaning For "Pay To Play" Children 'dumped in streets by Greek parents who can't afford them' Youngsters abandoned as parents struggle4-year-old found clutching note: 'I can't afford her'Country also running out of medicineAspirin stocks low as austerity measures bite By Lee Moran Updated: 16:08 GMT, 16 January 2012 Children are being abandoned on Greece's streets by their poverty-stricken families who cannot afford to look after them any more.
Youngsters are being dumped by their parents who are struggling to make ends meet in what is fast becoming the most tragic human consequence of the Euro crisis. It comes as pharmacists revealed the country had almost run out of aspirin, as multi-billion euro austerity measures filter their way through society. Fulford: Federal Reserve Told To Shut Down Immediately! ~ New Financial System Being Implemented! They have been informed the Federal Reserve Board must be shut down immediately and the new financial system must be implemented or else the United States would be totally cut off from the world. Dec. 28, 2011 The ongoing global financial war is reaching its final stages. Couple Arrested At U.S. Border For Asking Questions. THE MOST IMPORTANT NEWS SO FAR IN OUR AWAKENING. Cash Transactions Banned by Louisiana: Government Takes Private Property Without Due Process. This summer, the State Legislature and Governor of Louisiana passed a law that bans individuals and businesses from transacting in cash if they are considered a "secondhand dealer".
House Bill 195 of the 2011 Regular Session (Act 389) broadly defines a secondhand dealer to include "... Anyone, other than a non-profit entity, who buys, sells, trades in or otherwise acquires or disposes of junk or used or secondhand property more frequently than once per month from any other person, other than a non-profit entity, shall be deemed as being in the business of a secondhand dealer. " The law then states that "A secondhand dealer shall not enter into any cash transactions in payment for the purchase of junk or used or secondhand property. Payment shall be made in the form of check, electronic transfers, or money order issued to the seller of the junk or used or secondhand property...
" This legislation amounts to a public taking of private property without compensation.