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Ethics
The principles of right and wrong that guide an individual in making decisions; Also, held by a society, a group or an individual.
Business
the practice of making one's living by engaging in making money.
Journalist
a person who writes for newspapers, magazines, or news websites or prepares news to be broadcast.
Exploitation
the action or fact of treating someone unfairly in order to benefit from their work, or the fact of making use of a situation to gain unfair advantage for oneself.
Oxymoron
a figure of speech in which apparently contradictory terms appear in conjunction; Pretty Ugly
Expose'
a report of the facts about something, especially a journalistic report that reveals something scandalous.
Recapitulate
summarize and state again the main points of.
Satire
a literary work holding up human vices and follies to ridicule or scorn. 2 : trenchant wit, irony, or sarcasm used to expose and discredit vice or folly.
Vice
a weakness of character or behavior; a bad habit. A flaw or fault. / Or immoral or wicked behavior.
Gentrification
the process of renovating and improving a house or district so that it conforms to middle-class taste.
Disenfranchise
To deprive of the rights of citizenship; to deprive of a privilege. Example Voting Rights
Incarcerate
To imprison, confine, jail
Federal
A form of government in which power is shared between a central government and individual states,
Privatized
transfer (a business, industry, or service) from public to private ownership and control.
Institutionalized
Established as a norm in an organization or culture.
Living in a rigidly controlled environment like prison without the capacity for independent living.
Social Justice
justice in terms of the distribution of wealth, opportunities, and privileges within a society.
Obligation
A legal or moral responsibility or duty /
A behavior that individuals are expected to perform toward others
coalition
a combination, union, or merger for some specific purpose
Exacerbate
To make worse or more severe
Modernize
To accept modern ways or ideas