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Widening income disparity

Re: Widening income disparity
December 22, 2013, 11:34:23 PM
One semi-famous Finnish politician said that there are no poortm people here. If you live in the center of the city in a nice flat smoking (which is very expensive) not being able to buy the newest iPod to your children doesn't mean that you are poor.

Re: Widening income disparity
December 23, 2013, 12:19:39 AM
Entropy embodied:

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Whereas recognition of the inherent dignity and of the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world,

Whereas disregard and contempt for human rights have resulted in barbarous acts which have outraged the conscience of mankind, and the advent of a world in which human beings shall enjoy freedom of speech and belief and freedom from fear and want has been proclaimed as the highest aspiration of the common people...

http://www.un.org/en/documents/udhr/

Re: Widening income disparity
December 23, 2013, 12:49:10 AM
It does look good, though, doesn't it?
No wonder so many people go for it.