While the current global refugee crisis is raising moral questions and stirring emotions, we should also consider what potential economic contributions can be made by refugees – who include teachers, engineers, entrepreneurs, and workers with other skills. In this presentation for the World Economic Forum, Christine Lagarde, the Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund, discusses policies to reduce labour market barriers for refugees and harness their talents for the benefit of all.
THE RICHEST FAMILY IN AMERICA YOU’VE NEVER HEARD OF: (well okay, many internet friends probably have) This video is about the HOUSE OF SCHIFF, the family history, and how they attained their wealth. This is […]
Wireheading – a term from science fiction that was coined some decades back to describe people who use electrical stimulation of the “pleasure center” of the Human brain to achieve the absolute maximum happiness possible. […]
The Empire has a range of weapons to maintain its power: from its courts to its military. But it also has effective ideological weapons. Everyone in the United States knows that “socialist” or “communist” is considered […]