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what the country is doing about it

what the country is doing about it

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. Neglected tropical diseases are a group of communicable diseases found in tropical and subtropical regions of the world. They are classified as “neglected” because they have received little or no attention in terms of prevention and control for…

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here’s why it happened in Africa

here’s why it happened in Africa

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. That humans originated in Africa is widely accepted. But it’s not generally recognised how unique features of Africa’s ecology were responsible for the crucial evolutionary transitions from forest-inhabiting fruit-eater to savanna-dwelling hunter. These were founded on earth movements…

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bosses are part of the problem

bosses are part of the problem

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. South Africa is one of the most unequal countries in the world. This income inequality is mostly due to high unemployment and large differences in wages. In South Africa today, economists and policy-makers typically focus on worker characteristics…

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All politicians must lie from time to time, so why is there so much outrage about George Santos? A political philosopher explains

All politicians must lie from time to time, so why is there so much outrage about George Santos? A political philosopher explains

This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article here. The idea that politicians are dishonest is, at this point, something of a cliché – although few have taken their dishonesty as far as George Santos, U.S. representative for New York’s 3rd Congressional District, who seems to have…

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