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Mixed Signals on Global Economy: #Investment Up, #Trade Down!
From Diplomat Artist Buzz & Global Finance – The “Global Investment Trends Monitor” has hit a record high. This measure though, compiled by the UN Conference on Trade & Development, is highlighted in the release by the following headline: “FDI is unexpectedly strong but lacks productive impact.” – More –

Papal Support for Labor
From Diplomat Artist “UN at 70, Look Back”


Walmart, Black Friday, Bangladesh

WALMART has been in the news — big time this Black Friday. As a matter of principle & support of people who try to earn an honest wage there, I refused to take advantage of any bargains there today. This NY Times article demonstrates continued injustice for the factory workers of Bangladesh.