Payne is now a professor at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He has come to believe that what’s really damaging about being poor, at least in a country like the United States-where, as he notes, even most people living below the poverty line possess TVs, microwaves, and cellContinue Reading

http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/political/288360/how-sexist-is-new-zealand-politics Ms King, who was first elected in 1984, was the obvious choice as “Labour’s best performer” but people always want a “shiny new face”, Ms Collins says. In the politics game, she says, it is seen as a bad thing for a female politician to be middle-aged – despiteContinue Reading