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Ever wonder when we started being called consumers over citizens

Ever wonder when we started being called consumers over citizens


Ever wonder when we started being called consumers over citizens? Let's take back our citizenship

Don't turn students into consumers – the US proves it's a recipe for disaster

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Through gritted teeth, Star Citizen developer gives player whopping $2500 refund • Eurogamer.net

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A Polish delicatessen in Dalston, London. Poles make up some 800,000 of EU citizens

Neoliberalism has conned us into fighting climate change as individuals

You and I consume; we are consumers. The global economy is set up to enable us to do what we innately want to do -- buy, use, discard and buy some more.

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Generally regarded as one of the greatest presidents ever, Abraham Lincoln navigated the United States through the bloody chaos of the Civil War and ...

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On eve of Hong Kong's 20th anniversary under Chinese rule, many residents wonder what's to celebrate

So-called model citizens of "social trustworthiness" are depicted on a board in

What is clear is that we can expect to see more privacy breaches in 2019 with the onus very much on consumers to be active stewards of their own data ...

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As I travel across America, I often hear youth excitement about AOC. She seems to be offering new genres and vernaculars of political speech and new models ...

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Ever Wonder Why Netflix Offers Bad Movies? Blame Washington, Not Hollywood

How has the EU become so unpopular?

Acxiom's headquarters in Little Rock, Ark. Analysts say the company has amassed the world's largest commercial database on consumers.

My Consumer Cellular on the App Store

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March on Capitol Calls for Legislative Fix to AOB Abuses


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Bad actors have caught on that the path of least resistance is weak, stolen, or default passwords. Why go up against billions of dollars' worth of ...

5 Ways to Stop Spam Calls

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Europe begins countdown to Mifid II

The cost of a flight was different across all six websites that the consumer watchdog tested

What you need to know before you sign up for Consumer Cellular.

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... the American consumer has been stripped of his naiveté. These days, you have to be pretty stupid to be taken in by a used car salesman.

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Its major findings – that the absurd cost of electricity paid for by consumers is the result mostly of the “gold plating” of the network, ...

Emergency response teams hand out bottled water to residents at Parchment High School.

Around the world, policymakers are cracking their heads over the scourge of fake news.

... statement “I don't think that the lifestyle or circumstances of others has any bearing on my own” in the survey increased by more than 30% (12 points) ...

... that lack of access to information, as well as no interest or passion for the topic, have divided consumer opinion on the direction of agriculture.

Consumer Protection Coalition Applauds Senate B&I for Advancing AOB Reform Bill

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... a damning report by UBS about the billions of public money lost in the ETS carbon trading system. It calculated that if the money had been invested in ...

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The federal estate tax (sometimes called the death tax) is a one-time tax that is imposed at death. If you die with a certain dollar amount of assets ...

A woman receives a vaccine.

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Star Citizen backer's $25,000 refund has taken months, still in dispute (update)


... but in my view, marketing is actively promoting a product or service. It's a push tactic. It's pushing out a message to get sales results: ...

My Consumer Cellular on the App Store

On the eve of the Peterborough count, Ladbrokes was giving Farage's party odds of 1/5 to win the seat. Labour were second on 7/2, with the Lib Dems and ...

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Exceptionally, residents on this one estate, run by Trafford Housing Trust, managed to get their prices cut in half.

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How Apple Gets You To Buy New iPhones Over And Over Again

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Former police officer Joseph James DeAngelo, accused of being the Golden State Killer, stands in a Sacramento, Calif., jail court on May 29, 2018, ...

Q&A: Nat Geo on Its Mission to 'Activate' Global Citizens, Drive Change Through Stories - Sustainable Brands

OPINION: Without monopolies consumers miss out on the best technology at a good price. The task is to prevent that monopoly from abusing its power.

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We let technology into our lives. And now it's starting to control us

Figure 1: Consumer willingness to interact with AI in different contexts

Get paid for your data? California governor wants tech companies to show you the money

To give you an example of the controversy, here is a story from TheHill.com, and the headline: "CFPB Deputy Director Sues Trump to Block Mulvaney as Interim ...

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Emotional vs Rational Purchases

To what extent does YouTube marketing influence the consumer behaviour of a young target group?

Andy Allen, UK ECC service director, had this caution for consumers: 'Very few, if any companies, will offer you a trial of anything unless it is going to ...

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For more than a decade, the federal government has picked winners and losers in the automobile market by heavily subsidizing electric vehicles (EVs).

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I had heard grumblings about GrubHub Seamless (they merged in 2013) for many months, but not until a Tribeca restaurateur recently vented in detail did I ...

A “Thought Leader” is someone who is more than simply an expert. It is someone who is an “expert among experts” within a particular industry.

Immigrants prepare to become American citizens at a naturalization service on January 22, 2018,

Prime Minister Imran Khan inaugurates the Pakistan Citizens' Portal in Islamabad. ─ Photo courtesy

Rejecting a car – your consumer rights

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