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Blue State Logic: “…minimum-wage hike forces multiple California restaurants to shut down”

“According to KOVR, however, a number of Sacramento workers have already found out they will not be making the $12 and $13 per hour wage they were slated to make come January 2020. Instead, they will be making nothing, as the … Continue reading

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“Iran says it arrested 8 people linked to CIA during unrest – state media”

“At least eight individuals with ties to the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) were arrested in Iran during protests over a fuel price hike, the country’s official state news agency IRNA reported. Those detained “had received CIA-funded training in various countries under … Continue reading

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“Iran’s top leader warns ‘thugs’ as [gas hike] protests reach 100 cities”

“Iran’s supreme leader on Sunday cautiously backed the government’s decision to raise gasoline prices by 50% after days of widespread protests, calling those who attacked public property during demonstrations “thugs” and signaling that a potential crackdown loomed. The government shut … Continue reading

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Master Article: Calamity In Chile

“‘We are at war’: 8 dead in Chile’s violent protests over social inequality” “That was one of the loudest rallying cries coming from protesters in Chile over the weekend, as demonstrations against a transit fare hike erupted into violent clashes … Continue reading

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Chile… president vows to reverse transport fare hike after mayhem: 3 dead

“The general in charge of security in Santiago has declared a curfew in the capital and its suburbs, after President Sebastian Pinera tried to de-escalate flaming tensions, promising to scrap a controversial metro ride price hike. “We invite all people … Continue reading

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“Sweden’s Biggest Cities Face Power Shortage After Fuel-Tax Hike”

“Sweden’s introduction on Thursday of a tax aimed at phasing out the nation’s last remaining coal and gas plants to curb global warming comes with an unintended consequence for some of its biggest cities. Hiking threefold a levy on fossil … Continue reading

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SOCIALISM: “40% of retail stores in Venezuela go bankrupt as government mandates… minimum wage… no employer can afford”

“Just when it seems like things cannot possibly get any worse in Venezuela, they somehow do. A combination of rampant corruption, failed socialist policies, and the 2014 fall in the oil price have already left this formerly wealthy country reeling, … Continue reading

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