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In South Dakota and Nebraska Deep Red, voters used ballot initiatives to reduce inequality

This fall, in the run-up to the midterm elections, a group of Catholic nuns, Protestant ministers and other religious leaders caravanned through South Dakota on what they called a “Love Your Neighbor Tour.” . They stopped at grocery stores, restaurants, senior centers, libraries and other community gathering places to start conversations about health insurance. They […]

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Studies show gains versus hunger lost with tax credit ending – The 74

Support The 74’s end of year campaign. Each donation will be matched dollar for dollar. An article in the Journal of the American Medical Association in October confirmed previous research that food insecurity increased significantly after the monthly Federal Child Tax Credits expired on January 15, 2022. The study looked at the period between January […]

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A guide gives an overview of Southampton in 1888

In 1888 travelers heading to Hampshire and the south coast could buy a useful book for the sum of ten shillings (50 pence), the equivalent of about £50 today. A popular publication, the book was in its fourth edition, and the compiler even took the time to explain how it came to be. “The handbook […]

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Things to do if you run out of money before payday

Source: inc.com Living from paycheck to paycheck can be very overwhelming. You’re under so much pressure on how you’re going to pay for everything you’re supposed to pay, so you forget to enjoy life. Unfortunately, there is a high percentage of people who live this way. It can become even more stressful if the person […]

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Climate Change Handbook for NHRIs

The climate change crisis poses a threat to human rights around the world. National Human Rights Institutions (NHRIs) can play a critical role in responding to the crisis by ensuring that human rights are protected from the impacts of climate change. Actions that NHRIs can take include: designing effective mitigation and adaptation measures, ensuring that […]

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Is a payday advance from a bank better than a personal loan?

Image source: Getty Images We’ve all come across an unexpected expense from time to time. Key points 60% of Americans couldn’t cover a $400 emergency expense without going into debt. If you need cash fast and your bank offers payday advances, it might be worth looking into. A personal loan has other advantages, however, such […]

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Common Weal to launch new ‘independence guide’ after fundraiser

SCOTLAND’s leading pro-Yes think tank has announced that it is publishing a book which will set out its case for fundamental change in the first decade of independence. Common Weal said it was set to publish Sorted: A Handbook for a Better Scotland in time for Christmas. The book, co-written by staff at the left-wing […]

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Common Weal to launch new ‘independence guide’ after fundraising win

SCOTLAND’s leading pro-Yes think tank has announced that it is publishing a book which will set out its case for fundamental change in the first decade of independence. Common Weal said it was set to publish Sorted: A Handbook for a Better Scotland in time for Christmas. The book, co-written by staff at the left-wing […]

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Yabx enters the Nigerian market and aims to double and diversify its business growth in Africa

Plans to introduce new era fintech solutions around digital lending in the country; Will help banks launch new innovative products for new credit segments such as Buy Now Pay Later, personal loans, payday loans, MSME loans, etc. Yabx, a FinTech company headquartered in the Netherlands, today announced its foray into Nigerian markets with a mission […]