Why Elon Musks SpaceX launch is utterly depressing | Nathan Robinson

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Elon Musk is right: silly and amusing things are important. But some of them are an unwarranted squander of resources Elon Musk Why Elon Musk’s SpaceX opening is utterly depressing Nathan Robinson Share on Google+ Share on WhatsApp Share on Messenger Falcon Heavy, world’s more powerful projectile, successfully propels- video

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‘Class-passing’: how do you learn the rules of being rich?

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America is built on rags-to-riches narratives. But how does class-passing actually exertion and how to navigate your brand-new life and your old? On an October night in 2003, a flat tire changed Muhammad Faridi’s life forever. Faridi was 20. An immigrant who’d moved from a small village in Pakistan to Brighton Beach, Brooklyn when he […]

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Lets wrench power back from the billionaires | Bernie Sanders

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If we stand together against potent special interests we can eliminate poverty, raise life expectancy and tackle climate change, writes US senator Bernie Sanders Inequality Let’s wrench power back from the billionaires If we stand together against potent special interest we can eliminate poverty, grow life expectancy and tackle climate change Share on Twitter

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World’s richest 500 see their wealth increase by $1tn this year

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Ultra-rich warned of strike-back as global prejudice affects a 100 -year high and thousands of millions of poorer beings determine their earnings stagnate The world’s 500 richest people have increased their property by$ 1tn( PS745bn) so far this year due to a huge increase in the best interests of the world stock markets, which are […]

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A journey through a land of extreme poverty: welcome to America

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The UNs Philip Alston is an expert on hardship and he wants to know why 41 m Americans are living in privation. The Guardian participated him on a special two-week assignment into the dark center of the worlds richest nation Los Angeles, California, 5 December ” You got a preference to procreate, person. You could […]

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The Republican tax bill is an act of violence | The Rev Dr William Barber and the Rev Dr Liz Theoharis

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Extremist supervisors are proposing to give billions in tax breaks to the wealthy, and to pay for it by developing taxes for poor people Donald Trump and chairwomen in Congress are on the verge of legislating one of the most indecent sections of the regulations in our nation’s history. The Republican party has days of […]

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A basic income for everyone? Yes, Finland shows it really can work | Aditya Chakrabortty

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Trials hint it was able to liberate jobless parties, says the Guardian editor Aditya Chakrabortty In a tinge of a village depth in the Finnish country, a serviceman gets money free of charge. Each month, roughly EUR5 60( PS500) is dropped into his bank account, with no strings attached. The cash is his to use […]

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