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  1. Article: 8 Men Own as Much as the Poorest 3.6 Billion People on the Planet
    Finance & Innovation

    8 Men Own as Much as the Poorest 3.6 Billion People on the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy| Jan. 17, 2017

    The wealth of these men is not a sign of extreme talent; it’s a sign of profound political failure. Read more

  2. Article: 88-Year-Old Canadian Man Knits 10,000 Socks For Homeless
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    88-Year-Old Canadian Man Knits 10,000 Socks For Homeless

    By James Hitchings-Hales| Jan. 16, 2017

    “Socks By Bob” is everything you need right now. Read more

  3. Article: Meet Buycott, an App That Makes Ethical Shopping as Easy as Scanning a Barcode
    Finance & Innovation

    Meet Buycott, an App That Makes Ethical Shopping as Easy as Scanning a Barcode

    By Phineas Rueckert| Jan. 11, 2017

    You are what you buy. Read more

  4. Article: Theresa May Defends Aid For Pakistan’s Poorest in Face of Daily Mail Attacks
    Finance & Innovation

    Theresa May Defends Aid For Pakistan’s Poorest in Face of Daily Mail Attacks

    By Yosola Olorunshola| Jan. 5, 2017

    The Prime Minister’s statement sends an important signal that UK aid is worth protecting. Read more

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