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Date: 2022-05-25 Page is: DBtxt001.php list1282

TVM Dialog List 1282
14051 - 14100

A listing of the TVM Dialog in date uploaded / date modified order

Transport / Shipping
Types of Vessels
Different Types of Ship in the World Merchant Fleet
Open file 14051
Transparency by Mistake
The Paradise Papers
NEWS & POLITICS ... Bernie Sanders Warns of 'International Oligarchy' After Paradise Papers Leak ... He warned that the leak of documents exposing offshore tax havens shows 'rapid movement' toward a group of billionaires controlling the global economy.
Open file 14052
Metrics
Impact Investing
Impact investing needs a common language // OPINION | The field of sustainable and impact investing has shown tremendous growth over the last few years. But there are still too many asset owners sitting on the sidelines, interested in making an impact but not yet investing for it.
Open file 14053
Society
Social Impact
UPenn ... 5 Myths That Doom Social Enterprise to Fail ... At UPenn's Center for Social Impact Strategy, we're excited to see that social enterprise is on the rise.
Open file 14054
Metrics
Social Impact
Alan Pierce ... Why Measure Social Impact? Six Reasons For All Changemakers
Open file 14055
Taxation
Tax Avoidance / Paradise Papers
Owen Jones ... Tax avoidance may be legal but it’s bankrupting our social order
Open file 14056
Taxation
Tax Avoidance / Paradise Papers
Philip Goff ... Tax rogues like Bono are harming the world’s poorest people
Open file 14057
Metrics
Measuring Human Capital
This section provides an overview of the methodology used in the construction of the Human Capital Index.
Open file 14058
Event
Blockchain
Fordham Blockchain Event Agenda / November 10, 2017
Open file 14059
People / Technology
AL FRANKEN / Big Tech Companies
AL FRANKEN JUST GAVE THE SPEECH BIG TECH HAS BEEN DREADING
Open file 14060
People
Paul Freundlich
Celebrating six decades of Paul Freundlich's activism in support of sustainability, community and cooperation.
Open file 14061
The Trump Presidency
Worse and worse!
How Trump Is Laying the Groundwork to Fire Mueller If Things Get Too Hot for Him // Trump is prepared to provoke a constitutional crisis.
Open file 14062
ENVIRONMENT / Climate Change
Main Urban Centers Worldwide
5 of the World's Biggest Cities That Will Be Drowned and See Millions of Refugees // The UN is warning that we are now on course for 3C of global warming. This will ultimately redraw the map of the world.
Open file 14063
Climate Change / Flooding
USA / Miami
In Miami, battling sea level rise may mean surrendering land
Open file 14064
Emergency Response
Haiti / Puerto Rico
Lessons From Haiti for Puerto Rico: Charity Is a Poor Tool for Rebuilding a Country // Charitable aid solves immediate problems, but long-term recovery needs to address root problems, too.
Open file 14065
People: Karen Morris
Issue: Modern Slavery
Modern Slavery in Supply Chains
Open file 14066
The Trump Presidency
Accelerating Backwards
How Trump Is Quietly Dismantling the Architecture of Global Governance ... example of Azerbaijan
Open file 14067 Open file 14067
Activism
Credo Petition
Tell Congress: No tax legislation without Paradise Papers investigation
Open file 14068
Economics: Inequality
Growing since Reagan and Thatcher!
US Inequality: The Economics of Nastiness ... Americans are systematically lulled into believing that inequality is an unalterable fact of life.
Open file 14069
Issue: Human Trafficking
SEX TRAFFICKING SURVIVOR TELLS HER STORY
Modern slavery victim tells harrowing tale as figures reveal almost half of those abused are sexually exploited ... Nearly half of the victims of modern slavery in the UK are sex workers. The Evening Standard hears one harrowing tale
Open file 14070
Human Trafficking
The corporate supply chain
Ex Met-Chief Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe says UK firms must end exploitation of slavery
Open file 14071
Wealth and Power
The Sackler family
EDUCATION ... The Super Wealthy Oxycontin Family Supports School Privatization With Tactics Similar to Those That Fueled the Opioid Epidemic ... A fortune derived from the relentless marketing of painkillers is now being used to expand charter schools.
Open file 14072
People: Movers and Shakers
Canada 2017
The Financial Post Power List: 25 movers and shakers we’re buzzing about ... FP Magazine presents its second annual Power List: 25 of the biggest, buzziest and most influential movers and shakers in Canada and beyond
Open file 14073
Inequality
The scale of this problem is bizarre!
Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, and Warren Buffett Own More Wealth Than the Entire Poorest Half of the US Population How can we get to a saner tax system, a more just distribution of wealth, and a healthier economy overall?
Open file 14074
Sexual Harassment
Everywhere
For Women Restaurant Workers, Sexual Harassment Starts With the Day You're Hired
Open file 14075
Materials Research
Joint Institute for Advanced Materials (JIAM)
Advanced Functional Materials and Devices
Open file 14076
Country: Zimbabwe
End of the Mugabe era
'The situation has moved to another level': Zimbabwe army statement in full ... Military spokesman Maj Gen SB Moyo has addressed the nation after troops took over the state broadcaster ZBC. Read his statement in full
Open file 14077
Country: Zimbabwe
End of the Mugabe era
Robert Mugabe in detention after military takes control of Zimbabwe ... Army says it has taken temporary control to ‘target criminals’ around head of state, who sacked his vice-president last week
Open file 14078
Country: Zimbabwe
End of the Mugabe era
How Mugabe's reign over Zimbabwe became a byword for misrule ... Many blame him for the economic chaos and political repression, but the truth of his descent from freedom fighter to dictator is not quite so black and white
Open file 14079
Transparency / Accountability
Paradise Papers
Opinion Why do people care more about benefit ‘scroungers’ than billions lost to the rich? ... Despite the Paradise Papers’ revelations, most British people prefer to focus on the perceived crimes of the poor. We must show how tax avoidance harms us all
Open file 14080
FinTech
Blockchain
What Is Blockchain?
Open file 14081
Events / People
New Metrics 2017 / Speakers
The Speakerss for New Metrics 2017
Open file 14082
People / Speakers
Wall Street Blockchain Alliance Summit 2017
Wall Street Blockchain Alliance (WSBA) Summiat November 14, 2017
Open file 14083
Transport / Trucking
Electric Trucks
Here Are Eight Things to Watch For in Tesla’s Big Rig Reveal Elon Musk lifts the veil Thursday on an electric truck aimed at killing the diesel engine.
Open file 14084
Country: Zimbabwe
End of the Mugabe era?
Zimbabwe's Mugabe Resisting Pressure To Resign ... Reuters reports that sources close to the talks said the 93-year-old president is resisting pressure from the military and the mediating priest, Father Fidelis Mukonori, to voluntarily resign ahead of the elections slated for next year.
Open file 14085
Common Sense
Rare!
Shelly Palmer ... Messy Desks Are Perfectly Optimized
Open file 14086
Transport / Long Haul Freight
Tesla Electric Semi
New $200,000 Tesla Roadster speeds in front of electric big-rig truck
Open file 14087
Transport / Long Haul Freight
Tesla Electric Big Rig
Tesla Semi, an electric big rig truck with 500-mile range, rolls into reality
Open file 14088
Transport / Long Haul Trucking
Tesla Enters Freight Hauling Trucking Business
Elon Musk finally showed off Tesla's new all-electric semi-truck design yesterday, aptly named the ‘Tesla Semi’ and the Class 8 vehicle will have 500 miles of range and is more aerodynamic than a Bugatti Chiron supercar.
Open file 14089
Country: Zimbabwe
National Finances
Zimbabwe’s financial system is living on borrowed time - and borrowed money
Open file 14090
Region: Africa
Unhealthy growth
The ‘Africa rising story’ was based on faulty logic – here’s how to fix it
Open file 14091
Transport / Rail
Diesel Electrice History
English Electric DELTIC (DP1) Cab & engine room Guided Tour ... prototype engine from 1955
Open file 14092
Impact of Bexit
UK Fisheries Sector
NOT IN THE SAME BOAT ... THE ECONOMIC IMPACT OF BREXIT ACROSS UK FISHING FLEETS
Open file 14093
The Trump Presidency
Dirty Money
The Trump Family Made Millions from Drug Cartels and the Russian Mafia in Panama City: Report ... Maybe we should start calling the president's Florida estate 'Mar-a-Narco.'
Open file 14094
Transport / Automobiles
Electric Cars (EVs)
Tesla is 'going out of business,' says former GM exec Bob Lutz
Open file 14095
Workplace Conditions
US Issues
Stop (Silently) Telling Your Female Co-Workers to Drink More
Open file 14096
History
The Crusades!
Why the Crusades were not a ‘clash of civilisations’
Open file 14097
Geopolitics
Understanding Russia
Stalingrad to El Alamein: what November 1942 tells us about today’s Russians – and the Brexit mindset
Open file 14098
Geopolitics
Afghanistan
Why Russia is back in Afghanistan
Open file 14099
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