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How U.S. laws on maternity leave impact new parents

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The United States and the island nation of Papua New Guinea are unique as the only two countries that do not guarantee paid time off for new moms to care for their infants. Continue reading

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How to learn about the Chinese economy through rap songs

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An American rapper and comedian’s popular videos are taking a new approach to the issue of rising prices in China. Continue reading

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Proposed law would make crowdfunding easier

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A new bill would make it easier for new companies to raise large amounts of money from crowdfunding sites such as Kickstarter. Continue reading

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Why malls across America are dying

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Indoor shopping malls across America are struggling due to technology and changing consumer behavior. Continue reading

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Post-election resources for your class

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Looking for a way to start a conversation in your class about the 2014 midterm election and results? Check out our resources below, including student-produced reports,…read more

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