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Senator Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from Massachusetts in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 9, 2014.

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Senator Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from Massachusetts in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 9, 2014.

Warren to Piketty: ‘Hit Back’

Sen. Elizabeth Warren and best-selling author-economist Thomas Piketty – two players in the nation’s income inequality debate — took the stage in Boston last night to convey a favorite message: The system is rigged in favor of moneyed classes. “Those...

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George Osborne, U.K. chancellor of the exchequer, left, listens with David Cameron, U.K. prime minister, second left, Stephen Harper, Canada's prime minister, second right, as U.S. President Barack Obama speaks, right, ahead of a working session on the second day of the Group of 20 (G20) Cannes Summit at the Palais des Festivals, in Cannes, France, on Nov. 4, 2011.

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George Osborne, U.K. chancellor of the exchequer, left, listens with David Cameron, U.K. prime minister, second left, Stephen Harper, Canada's prime minister, second right, as U.S. President Barack Obama speaks, right, ahead of a working session on the second day of the Group of 20 (G20) Cannes Summit at the Palais des Festivals, in Cannes, France, on Nov. 4, 2011.

Obama Mashes Osborne’s Name: Oxford Choir Meets Love Men Ltd.

Much excitement awaited U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne: A chance to give a presentation to President Barack Obama. Who called his host “Jeffrey.” Obama later realized his repeated mistake at the Northern Ireland summit of the Group of...

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