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Human Waste Could Light Up More Than 138 Million Homes: Study
University Of California Raises Minimum Wage To $15
By LISA LEFF, AP
State law only requires it to be $9 an hour.
This Device Purifies Water With Salt And A Car Battery
The device has been tested in a number of underserved countries including Kenya, Mali and Zimbabwe. And while there are a
Britain To Accept Hundreds More Syrian Women And Children
By Reuters, Reuters
The resettlement program, which started last year, has only taken in 187 people so far. It was originally intended to accept
CULTURE & ARTS
For One Year, This Publisher Will Only Release Books By Women
Although the count, in its fifth year, has promoted positive change -- The New York Times has steadily upped its coverage
Women Petition Removal Of 'Tampon Tax' Because Hygiene Products Aren't A Luxury Item
Advocates in other corners of the world are working to convince lawmakers that women shouldn’t incur a tax for a product
Instagram Users Went #WithoutShoes This Month And Gave 265,000 Pairs To Kids In Need
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The Nonprofit Sector Is Going On A Hiring Spree This Year: Report
To take action on pressing poverty issues, check out the Global Citizen's widget below. Staff turnover rates were another
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