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  • Anti-HIV Drug Prices and Generics Availability

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    As drug research into HIV and AIDS continues, there is a continual fight to lower anti-HIV drug prices and develop generics. This struggle has been in place since the first drugs came on the market that effectively fights HIV and prevents development of full-blown AIDS. The fact is that the fastest growing areas of HIV…

  • Universal Access to Anti-HIV Therapy

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    Anti-HIV therapy refers to using a combination of anti-retroviral drugs to block viral replication, relieve HIV symptoms and delay the progression of the disease. This treatment has become so successful that researchers have observed dramatic decreases in morbidity and mortality in countries having access to it. The success of anti-HIV therapy has also caused quite…

  • Spirituality and Politics

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    pirituality is simply what comes from within. What feels right for us, and that comes primarily from understanding who we are. There are things that feel right for us, things that don’t, things we want and things don’t want. Living spiritually does not mean sitting on a mountain top meditating, or divorcing ourselves from the…

  • How to Improve the US Economy – A Political Perspective

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    The United States has been in a recession since December, 2007, as defined by the National Bureau of Economic Research, a private, nonprofit research organization. But the American people, and the Osama administration along with the democrat majority congress, seem to be at odds on how to fix the US economy. A robust US economy…

  • The Economy and the Garbage Truck

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    On the way to work this morning I was listening to two people on the radio go on and on about the economy and unemployment. Their contention was as soon as the economy starts to grow again companies will begin to rehire employees and unemployment will drop. I was just starting to agree with what…

  • Art and Politics

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    Art and Politics examines how the combination can be detrimental to the integrity of the artist and to the quality of art produced by a culture as a whole. Art and politics in my view are like mixing oil and water. Great ingredients for salad dressing but lethal for art. Artdaily Granted that many old…

  • Aftershock: The Next Economy and America’s Future by Robert B Reich – Current Affairs Book Review

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    America’s economic Crash of 2008 was directed almost universally at Wall Street. In his September release, entitled, Aftershock: The Next Economy And America’s Future, Robert B. Reich argues differently. He believes the real problem is structural: There’s an increasing concentration of wealth at the top, while middle class Americans struggle to maintain a decent standard…

  • Thailand’s Short Term Economic and Political Perspective 2010

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    Thai economic growth is projected to rise between approximately 4 to 5 percent on higher exports and rising economic fundamentals in 2010, reflecting increases in tourist arrivals and employment, as well as the new AFTA Asian Free Trade Agreement. However, political difficulties and domestic turbulence should also be factored in. The current situation is littered…

  • The Integration of Faith and Politics

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    The church is God’s community; this is a spiritual community of faith with mandate to represent the interest of God on earth. Through this spiritual community, God wants to reach out to the secular community. We are to evangelize the community towards God. This is our first assignment to preach repentance. And then demonstrate the…

  • Recession – Past, Present, and Politics

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    Though the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) has yet to classify the current economic slump as a “recession,” most commentators would agree that the economy is heading in that direction. Martin Feldstein, Professor of Economics at Harvard University, recently noted that, “we have been sliding into recession [and]…I think it could go on longer…