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Elites Gather In Davos To Rich-splain Poverty As The World Spirals Into Crisis – HuffPost

Elites Gather In Davos To Rich-splain Poverty As The World Spirals Into Crisis - HuffPost

DAVOS, Switzerland ― This week, thousands of business leaders, lawmakers and activists will convene in Davos to discuss the greatest challenges facing the world.   At the yearly gathering hosted by the World Economic Forum, there is much talk of “worrying geopolitical and geo-economic tensions.” But, to its critics, Davos embodies everything that’s wrong with the current […]

Davos no-shows reflect the world in a state of crisis – CNN

Undeniable climate change facts

Some 3,000 of the world’s richest and most powerful people are crowding into the small Swiss mountain town for this week’s World Economic Forum. The American president, who was the star guest at last year’s forum, canceled his return trip earlier this month but wished organizers well. “I am respectfully canceling my very important trip […]

Anti-vax movement among top 10 global health threats for 2019, World Health Organization says – CBS News

Anti-vax movement among top 10 global health threats for 2019, World Health Organization says - CBS News

The anti-vaccination movement made the list of the World Health Organization’s top threats to global health in 2019. The organization said some people’s reluctance or refusal to vaccinate threatens to reverse progress made against a host of preventable diseases. “Vaccination is one of the most cost-effective ways of avoiding disease — it currently prevents 2-3 […]

Experts Say World Urgently Needs a New Diet – Newser

Experts Say World Urgently Needs a New Diet - Newser

(Newser) – A hamburger a week, but no more—that’s about as much red meat people should eat to do what’s best for their health and the planet, according to a report seeking to overhaul the world’s diet. Eggs should be limited to fewer than about four a week, the report says. Dairy foods should be […]

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