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Unpaid Internships & Class-Action Lawsuits 1

On December 20, 2012, talk show host Charlie Rose agreed to pay $250,000 to settle a class-action lawsuit that was brought against him by Lucy Bickerton, an unpaid intern, who accused Mr. Rose and his Manhattan-based company of violating New York’s minimum wage laws. Under this settlement, Mr. Rose must pay back $1,100 to a […]


Election 2012 Facts for Young Voters

With the presidential election lurking around the corner and political grandstanding at its peak, it remains difficult for young voters to decide on who should be in the White House for the next four years. The reality that we’re living in a post-fact world has frightening implications for the future of U.S. politics, and more […]

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