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The Slow Burn May Be Heating Up

Modesitt is preaching to my choir again: … minorities, women, and others affected by the history and legacy of racial and gender discrimination. They’re tired of endlessly waiting for equality, and with ethnic, racial, and gender discrimination continuing, those feeling … Continue reading

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Watch The World Grow Older*, In 4 GIFs : Planet Money : NPR

http://www.npr.org/blogs/money/2013/12/09/247385046/the-global-population-boom-and-bust-in-4-gifs?utm_content=socialflow&utm_campaign=nprfacebook&utm_source=npr&utm_medium=facebook Japan may be the poster child, but the US isn’t far behind. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon Comments from a respected family member who shall remain anonymous (sent to … Continue reading

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Twitter Board Controversy Shows Depth of Gender Gap in Silicon Valley | TIME.com

http://business.time.com/2013/12/06/twitter-board-controversy-shows-depth-of-gender-gap-in-silicon-valley/ We need more women to pursue STEM careers and take back tech! Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon

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Article: Burnout is the consequence of a broken way of work

Burnout is the consequence of a broken way of work http://research.gigaom.com/2013/11/burnout-is-the-consequence-of-a-broken-way-of-work/ This article could have used a copy editor;  otherwise it hits the nail on the head. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. … Continue reading

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Article: The Cable Industry is Imploding: What Providers Must Do to Stay Alive

The Cable Industry is Imploding: What Providers Must Do to Stay Alive http://thenextweb.com/insider/2013/11/23/cable-industry-imploding-providers-must-stay-alive/ The sooner Tme Warner implodes the happier I’ll be.  Fibre now please! Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon

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Article: Why Americans and Europeans may soon start dying of infections like it’s 1905 again

Why Americans and Europeans may soon start dying of infections like it’s 1905 again http://qz.com/148395/why-americans-and-europeans-may-soon-start-dying-of-infections-like-its-1905-again/ Preaching to the choir (me) but still good idea to spread the word. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any … Continue reading

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Article: The 10 Companies Paying Americans The Least: 24/7 Wall Street

The 10 Companies Paying Americans The Least: 24/7 Wall Street http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/11/16/companies-pay-americans_n_4288090.html?ncid=edlinkusaolp00000003 Not happy Kroger made this list. I already don’t shop at WalMart or Target. Don’t know that I can give up my local Dillons. Posted from WordPress for Android … Continue reading

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