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Marium Zafar

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Students call for more affordable college tuition

In Germany, and various other nations of the world, college education is practically free to everyone, whereas in the United States, “tuition for U.S. universities has surged 500 percent since 1985 and continues to rise,” as reported in the Washington Post. Due to the increase, “the number of American students …

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How Can We Close the Gender Pay Gap?

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The Economic Policy Institute’s 2015 comprehensive strategy report reveals that in the United States, women earn less than 83 cents for every dollar earned by men, and the disparity in wages is far worse for minorities and for those higher up on the income pyramid. “As more and more businesses …

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