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Drawing parallels between self-care and retirement

Zuhra Amini, Columnist

March 30, 2017

If you haven’t heard by now, social security is expected to fizzle out partially, if not entirely, by the year 2034. My solution: self-care. But what could I possibly mean by bringing in a practice popularized through social and mass media into the world of finance? The outlined possibilities tha...

The Burden of Niceness

December 11, 2014

Over Thanksgiving break my nephew and I talked about how racism and sexism function in America. I asked how he would help people who are not white or male if he was ever in a position of power. His response was simple and immediate: "I will help other people only if they're nice to me." My nephew is...

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