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So far so good, haven't seen any serious error/problem in what I've seen so far, but I need to look more carefully, before making a judgement. But clearly the reform process is now well under way 👍🏼👍🏼
3/labor Best change is reversal of #Indira #Gandhi's arbitrary decision during infamous #emergency, to lower limit for, retrenchment w/o bureaucratic permission, from 300 to 100. This will help restore the #Missing #Middle", as firms with <100 workers are free to expand to 300
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New death tax revealed for Queensland: Clive Palmer

The Palaszczuk Government was discussing a new death tax to be imposed on Queenslanders if returned to power.

#qldpol
The Qld Labor Govt would justify the new tax to combat its $120bn debt blowout.

Under a returned Labor Govt, we will see family assets taken by the state. Our children & grandchildren will have assets chiselled out from them after hard efforts and endeavours of those before them
“I stood with Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen when he abolished the death tax in Queensland and we saw the immediate wealth created for the state when people from Victoria and New South Wales fled the Labor states for Queensland.

#qldpol
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🇺🇸 What about a U.S. #food policy? Is there even one to speak of right now? 🤷🏾‍♀️

Stay tuned during the coming weeks for more on a National Food Policy in the #UnitedStates.

... In the meantime, Molly Anderson and Ricardo Salvador give their take 👇🏾

The current U.S. food system is governed by a patchwork of uncoordinated policy frameworks and federal departments: #agriculture, #health, #environment, #energy, social security, #labor, #education.
So policies made at different levels of governance (e.g. municipal, state, tribal, federal) are often contradictory or disconnected from one another, leading to missed opportunities to support innovative local and regional #foodsystem initiatives already happening on the ground.
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Bloomberg, Aug 25 2020: "[the] director of global macro strategy at brokerage StoneX Group, said 2020 has been the 'bear market for humans.' The problem, it turns out, is people"

#greatreset - the consolidation of global power/wealth - happening in real time. #CovidAsCatalyst
"The cluster with small numbers of employees relative to company value has returned 18% this year. The group with the highest #labor intensiveness has seen a 19% loss."

#WEF #4IR #Automation #greatreset

bloomberg.com/news/articles/…
& billionaires are backing/pushing #UBI - as it is preferable to pay a pittance to the citizenry than to risk losing the social license that allows for the continued rape & pillage of the Earth; the continued exploitation of those most oppressed & vulnerable.

#WEF #greatreset
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Daily Bookmarks to GAVNet 08/24/2020 greeneracresvaluenetwork.wordpress.com/2020/08/24/dai…
Phenomenal World | Logistics, Labor, and State Power

phenomenalworld.org/interviews/lal…

#labor #state #logistics #power
How Does Commodity Trading Work? Not Well Enough for Some European Banks - Bloomberg

bloomberg.com/news/articles/…

#symbiotic #european #trading #memetic #banks
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Any #Catholic #1u folks interested in joining the Catholic Labor Network Mass celebrated by @BpStowe can register here: us02web.zoom.us/meeting/regist… Hope to see some of your lovely faces!
Love to see it! Don’t forget to register here so you can join us: us02web.zoom.us/meeting/regist…
To kick off Labor Day weekend, check out this @CSPLAction podcast on #Catholic Social Teaching & Labor Movement. stitcher.com/s?eid=77460270 It was nice to talk with the hosts & share the space with Fr. Kiley. #1u #CatholicTwitter
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Daily Bookmarks to GAVNet 08/08/2020 greeneracresvaluenetwork.wordpress.com/2020/08/08/dai…
Why Decentralization Matters. We’ve forgotten there’s a better way to… | by Chris Dixon | OneZero

onezero.medium.com/why-decentrali…

#decentralization
The debate over masks today is a lot like the decades-long fight to mandate seat belts - CNN

onezero.medium.com/why-decentrali…

#belts #debate #seat #masks
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1. Credit to: facebook.com/JewellDruryAdv… “There are groups of people with tremendous power, who have incredible influence on almost EVERY nation. They torture and kill, overthrow countries, traffic drugs, undermine our politicians and can spy on almost everyone. They operate in
2. SECRET. and are often referred to as
“THE DEEP STATE”. - Peter Stefanovic Sky News
In this special investigation, Sky News speaks to former spies, politicians and investigative journalists, to uncover if the rumours are true. Is US President Donald Trump at war with the “Cabal
3. ”, the “Unelected Deep State Operatives”? Since this investigation was aired, it is worth noting that during the week of June 9, 2020 the following has happened in the US, all led by the Trump Administration, in the war to “bring down the Deep State”.
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#GPC #LDE V shaped notmalization from #Lockdown is happening in most countries. Post-normalization growth recovery in #India will depend critically on #economic #reforms (#GST, #DTC, #DCT, #Labor, #SEZs, Tariffs-FTAs, ...........)
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THREAD!

#Anons connecting many dots PLEASE dig further

This brings in many aspects & has been happening for many decades!

#ObamaGate #FISA #FISAGate #fiveeyes #CoronaVirus #ClintonFoundation #ClintonCrimeFamily #AussieQ #WWG1WGAWORLDWIDE #JuliaGillard #Crown #TheQueen #Royals
Let's START here....

@GeorgePapa19

This will give you the names of the COUNTRIES involved plus a bit of back ground

REMEMBER the countries!
To start it seems we have some countries now finally standing up to #BillGate #BillGatesVirus as we are well aware that Him & his WIFE are fully involved!

gatesfoundation.org/TheOptimist/co…
We know they own a HUGE investment into the Virus!
I don't need to go into that as most are aware.
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Deloitte, 2017: "Operations will cease to be delivered by humans."

Deloitte: The #Future of Operations, Deloitte Global Impact Report, Nov 13 2017

#FourthIndustrialRevolution
#ControlledDemolition

#Covid19 is the conduit to the #4IR now in full motion. As people come to terms w/ what is being forced upon humanity, we will soon regret that we did not unite to oppose to draconian lockdowns/expanding surveillance that will serve to protect/insulate ruling classes from revolt.
#UBI (universal basic income) is a tool designed by the rich to stave off #Molotov cocktails - while at the same time enriching themselves even further. The ruling class knows full well what they are unleashing - but the citizenry does not.

#ControlledDemolition
#2020Reset
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[THREAD] I’ve done a speed pass through some of the highlights, plus the #labor, #health sections of #Kenya’s 2020 Economic Survey. Some observations to follow.
TAXES & DEBT

@KeTreasury’s forecasting total tax collection of KES 1 771.4 Billion by end June. By end March, tax collections stood at KES 1 119.99 Billion.

How can KRA can magically raise KES 651 Billion Shillings in April, May and June. Seriously?

[2/n]
That’s approximately KES 217 Billion, each month, or nearly twice the average monthly collection [KES 124 Billion] between July 2019 and March 2020.

From an economy where consumer spending has drastically contracted. In the middle of a pandemic.

[3/n]
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This will not have the impact on #housing that you think that it might. This is insufficient.
...“we can still get evicted after that moratorium is lifted if we're so behind on everything, that we don't have all of the back #rent ready? What if the landlord doesn't want to work with the tenant on paying them back in increments..?"
“it’s like a #rent “loan”. It helps in the beginning, but you better hope you make 2-3 times the amount when you're allowed to go back to work -otherwise you'll be in rent debt. It’s basically kind of a #housing band-aid.”
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DRINGENDER AUFRUF an die (Bio)Chemiker*Innen der @BerlinUAlliance @TUBerlin @HumboldtUni - wir helfen Labor Berlin – #Charité Vivantes GmbH bei der Analyse von #Corona Proben. Wenn Sie Erfahrung in Labordiagnostik (insb. qPCR u.a.) haben, bitte kontaktieren Sie mich. @NinaFechler
Gesucht werden:

- 6-8 (Bio-)Chemiker*Innen (Dokotrand aufwärts) mit Erfahrung in Molekulardiagnostik (insb. qPCR, aber auch andere Analytikmethoden werden gebraucht)
- für 4 Wochen (ab Mittwoch auch in Schicht- und Wochenendarbeit
- Gute Kenntnisse in Deutsch (Schrift und Wort)
Freiwillige melden sich bitte bis 19:00 Dienstag 17/03/2020 (heute) bei Michael Bojdys unter (michael.janus.bojdys@hu-berlin.de) mit folgenden Informationen:

Name, Institution, Kernexpertise, Verfügbarkeit (Nachtschicht, Wochenende)
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#ChinaEcon For #CCPchinaInc this is worse than Globbal Financial Crisis(GFC), bcs (1) Debt/GDP is already V high, (2) Cntrys with China trade deficits(USA, India) will resist subsidized dumping of exports, (3) It hits supply(labor) in addition to demand. Forcst 2020 GDP gr 1-3%
2/Ch #ChinaEcon This can only restore economy to previous levels, but wont help generate sustained GDP growth beyond the trend growth of real Household consumption in last 2 decades https://t.co/EvsbnsksSM
3/ch #ChinaEcon #CCPchinaInc's Real GDP growth will return to its long run sustainable average of 4.5% +/- 0.5% by 2021 (Official growth will of course be much higher then my predicted growth during both 2020 & 2021)
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@daralynn13 @PensiveTM Wait - did you see his tweet that speaks to this? Or are you being intentionally obtuse? Did the domestic workers stop boycotting buses bc Congress wldn’t act? Did Eugene Debs, Lucy Parsons, Mother Jones stop organizing for #Labor bc the same? -> https://t.co/Wc6Qa00O8x
@daralynn13 @PensiveTM It takes a movement. It takes a movement of people agitating, educating & organizing. That’s the way change has always happened in this country —bottom up not vice versa. + That’s been w/out a President who commits 2 using the bully pulpit on issues he’s advocated 4 decades.
@daralynn13 @PensiveTM What did it take to end child labor? Waiting for a friendly and more humane Congress? Stop pretending to not understand. You appear quite intelligent. Get on our side.
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#EU pulls part of tariff preferences to #Cambodia under EU's #EverythingButArms' #EBA trade scheme citing "serious & systematic #violations of the #humanrights principles". This effective Aug 12. This will cost Cambodia about €1 billion of Cambodia's annual exports to the EU
Last month international clothing brands even called on #Cambodia #PM #HunSen to "take specific, concrete, & time-bound steps to bring Cambodia in line with international labor standards". Warned #labor, #humanrights situation will affect trade preferences fairlabor.org/blog/entry/joi…
@hrw @Reaproy reacted to #EU withdrawal of some #trade preferences #EBA for #Cambodia saying it's not punishment to nation/people. Says it's "government’s failure to act to respect rights & fix problems" that led to this. Urges #PM #HunSen "stop his senseless threats" & negotiate ImageImageImage
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Det är svårt att föreställa sig om det som sker i Kina. Uppenbarligen samlar de in dissidenter. All internet trafik är spärrad utom de källor som kommer via den kinesiska staten. Det som pågår i Kina angående #Coronavirus är en krigshandling av främmande makt.
Det här viruset är
gjord av människan. Ryssland, Indien, Taiwan vet att viruset innehåller HIV.

Därmed är skiten tillverkad av människan. Det sägs att den slår hårdare mot kinesiska män än mot andra raser, vilket betyder att denna "attack" kommer ej från deras egna led.

Fortsättning följer.
Russian scientists believe America created the Wuhan coronavirus to sabotage China dimsumdaily.hk/russian-scient… via @Dimsum Daily
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When I “officially” endorsed #Bernie2020, the campaign asked for a “short” statement for a graphic.

I'm wordy; wrote a whole page. Oops.🤓

It’s hard to distill why I believe so strongly in this #BigUS movement & @BernieSanders, but I’d like to share my attempt.

A thread...
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@BernieSanders The part of my statement that made it on the #BernieSanders graphic boils down to one word:

TRUST

Bernie’s stances are grounded in principled judgment, proven to be right & just for decades. His policies prove to be successful when enacted. I know who he'll be once elected.
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@BernieSanders My passion & purpose is #PublicEducation, so my endorsement is also rooted in that.

#Bernie’s full platform - from #MedicareForAll to #CriminalJusticeReform - will have profound positive impacts on students, communities, and the ed profession, in both direct & indirect ways.
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Welcome to MoCTrack for January 5, 2020.

This is our 2019 year in review for all of the tidbits you need about last year’s legislative action. Congress is heading back to DC this week, so now is the time to see how they did last year!
#MoCTrack 1/27

demcastusa.com/2020/01/05/pen…
The great folks at @538Politics provide our Trump Tracker numbers, showing how often each MoCs vote with #IMPOTUS.

We took all those 2019 numbers and show you each lawmaker’s high and low point, as well as their 2019 average.

#MoCTrack 2/27
bit.ly/2QP6H8v
@538politics First up a rundown of 2019 in legislation, by the numbers.
#MoCTrack 3/27
bit.ly/2QP6H8v
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THREAD TO:

#AUSPOL #ClimateChange radicals
#theirABC institutions @conversationEDU @abcnews @QandA
#ExtinctionRebellion child soldiers
#UN eco-#Socialists
#Twitter activists @slpng_giants_oz
#labor/#lib/#green politicians

All of whom seek to SILENCE debate in our democracy.
@ConversationEDU @abcnews @QandA @slpng_giants_oz "The whole essence of #Freedom is that it is freedom for others as well as for ourselves.

Freedom for people who disagree with us as well as for our supporters.

Freedom for minorities as well as for majorities."
@ConversationEDU @abcnews @QandA @slpng_giants_oz "All things considered, the worst crime of #Fascism and its twin brother, German National #Socialism, is their suppression of #FreeThought & #FreeSpeech.

It is one of the many proofs that, with all their cleverness, they are primitive & reactionary movements."
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1/ For the December #DemDebate @JudyWoodruff @IAmAmnaNawaz @Yamiche @TimAlberta please consider asking questions that have been ignored so far like the #deficit, #infrastructure and how they will get their agenda passed with a slim Senate majority.
2/ For tough candidate-specific questions, @JudyWoodruff @IAmAmnaNawaz @Yamiche @TimAlberta consider challenging #MayorPete on his experience or #BernieSanders on his questionable history in Latin America (including refusal to denounce dictators who were on the left) #DemDebate
3/ Two other overlooked areas @JudyWoodruff @IAmAmnaNawaz @Yamiche @TimAlberta should consider are (i) #housing and the #HOMELESSNESSCRISIS (a big issue here in LA) and reviving #labor rights in the new economy. #DemDebate vice.com/en_us/article/…
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Today’s #employment report was considerably stronger than anticipated, allowing for manufacturing-sector strike activity and with the substantial upward revisions to #job numbers over the past two months. Yet, clearly, employment growth is slowing some.
Still, the demand for #labor exceeds historically moderate levels of new entrants into the workforce, which has helped to bring the #unemployment rate down persistently over the past 10 years, to 3.56% today.
The question now is whether a moderating #employment cycle, alongside of an #economy faced with great uncertainty over the past few months, will see some bottoming and improvement from here, or not?
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