In defense of immigrants from “Third World Countries”

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Sami Jamil Jadallah

The other day, a friend of mine complained to me about America’s need for “White Immigrants” and that America needs these and not immigrants from “Third World Countries”, which prompted me to write this article.

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Trump: Selling “White America” Trash

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Sami Jamil Jadallah

White middle age America has every reason to be angry, there is no reason to believe that Donald Trump will deliver prosperity and give it back the good old days, when a high school education and working in the steel mills allowed you to own a home, two cars, and some leftover money to send your kids to junior college. Those days are gone, done with and neither Hillary Clinton nor Donald Trump will ever bring back those days. Statements coming from presidential candidates about giving back America Middle Class status are at best, trash.

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Oil: Will Kenya be a victim of the ‘African Curse’?

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Joe Khamisi

Less than one year from now Kenya will be exporting its first barrel of oil.

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Economic diversification, job skills can help accelerate growth in Bangladesh – ADB

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Sheuli Akter

Improved infrastructure and a more diversified economy can help Bangladesh increase economic growth, create meaningful jobs, and enhance the country’s structural transformation as a thriving middle-income economy, say two new Asian Development Bank (ADB) reports.

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Will India Mar China? – The Indian Economy In Modi’s Time – Part Five

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Ratnesh Dwivedi 

Christine Lagarde of the International Monetary Fund is one of many who believes that under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India has improved rapidly and is on the right track. International recognition is one aspect but what are the challenges in India becoming a powerhouse while China sees a recession. Ratnesh Dwivedi spoke to seven experts. Fifth in the series is his interaction with Priyanka Chaturvedi.

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Sustainable energy for all: Overcoming challenges in energy for under-developed economies

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Anant Mishra

Introduction

Almost 30 years ago, the concept of sustainable energy was still in its infancy, unexplored, undiscussed and relatively without a use. In other words, the concept of renewable energy received no attention from the political leaders or the policy makers then.

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