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World Popular Resistance Clippings 12/5/2013

Eight injured during clashes in Halkidiki Seven policemen and one female protester were injured in Skouries in the northern peninsula of Halkidiki on Sunday, during a demonstration against mining activities in the area. According to police, one of the policemen … Continue reading

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ILO says long “labour market recession” worsens social outlook in many countries

GENEVA – A new report by the research arm of the International Labour Organization (ILO) says a long “labour market recession” is worsening the social outlook in many countries. The new study entitled “World of Work Report 2010 – from … Continue reading

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Analysis: Yemen’s “youth bulge” and unemployment – an explosive mix

26 Sep SANAA, 26 September 2010 (IRIN) – Southern Yemen erupted again this past week – another flash in an ongoing, low-level rebellion against the government. International news reports have focused on the government’s siege of an alleged al-Qaeda stronghold, … Continue reading

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World youth joblessness soars, firing unrest: ILO

11 Aug 2010 GENEVA: World youth unemployment is set to hit a postwar record in 2010, increasing the potential for social unrest, crime and violence, the International Labour Organisation (ILO) said on Thursday. According to the United Nations agency, just … Continue reading

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Iraq War Vet clippings

More female veterans are winding up homeless VA resources strained; many are single parents WASHINGTON – The number of female service members who have become homeless after leaving the military has jumped dramatically in recent years, according to new government … Continue reading

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The unemployment timebomb is quietly ticking

By Ambrose Evans-Pritchard One of my odd experiences covering the US in the early 1990s was visiting militia groups that sprang up in Texas, Idaho, and Ohio in the aftermath of recession. These were mostly blue-collar workers, – early victims … Continue reading

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Eurozone jobless rate hits 10-year high

Unemployment in the 16-nation eurozone has climbed to 9.5 per cent, its highest rate in a decade, EU data shows.

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