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Uber downloads in France hit all-time high after strike

When French taxi drivers rioted last Thursday against Uber, I suggested that they were hurting their own cause.

Not because local politicians wouldn’t capitulate ( noch 119 Wörter

Tech

Free Trade Explained In An Excellent Comic

The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) and Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) are the latest in a long line of international free trade agreements. But why are they bad for the majority of people and the planet and what are the justifications given by politicians, ecomonists and big corporations for pushing them?

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Economics

Greece's Euro saga: It didn't have to be so ugly

Greece’s European drama didn’t have to be so painful. Czechoslovakia, which split into the Czech Republic and Slovakia in January 1993, successfully separated economies and currencies. noch 437 Wörter

Finance

New York prison escape: 12 prison workers placed on leave

(CNN) Three members of Clinton Correctional Facility’s executive team, along with nine security staff employees, have been placed on administrative leave as part of the review of two convicted murderers’ escape, according to the New York State Department of Corrections and Community Supervision. noch 1.360 Wörter

News

Disarming Limitation

Imagine earning not one but two Black Belts in the martial arts. Imagine soaring freely in the skies like a superhero, flying an airplane on your own. noch 82 Wörter

Education

Burger King considers rolling out vegetarian options

Vegetarians at Burger Kings in the United States and many other markets currently have one main meal option: a Morning Star Veggie Burger. But herbivores might have more options soon, as Burger King considers rolling out its Indian vegetarian menu options in other markets. noch 136 Wörter

Retail

Life in the small city

February 2007 Romania, Buzau

That year would change the way I live and the way I used to see things. I had a choice, but that choice did not have a win or a lose, it had a lose and a lose and I had to choose one fast. noch 384 Wörter

Experience