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raw deal

  • n  unfair treatment
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  • 12 New Companies That Will Make Going To College Unnecessary
    College has gotten something of a bad reputation over the last few years. People have started to realize that putting in four years and racking up tens or hundreds of thousands of dollars in debt only to find yourself out of a job (or working as a barista at Starbucks) is a raw deal.
    June 15, 2013 - Business Insider
  • How hedge funds can help Detroit avoid bankruptcy
    The city of Detroit owes its creditors $15 billion. Today it offered them a pretty raw deal. Kevyn Orr, the lawyer tasked by the Michigan state government with sorting out the mess, said it would default ...
    June 14, 2013 - Quartz via Yahoo! Finance
  • Legislation would provide basic rights for farmworkers
    Farmworkers in New York, and most other states, have a raw deal. The State Legislature is now considering a bill to reform an intolerable lack of legal protection. It should approve the bill, which Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo also supports.
    June 12, 2013 - The Buffalo News

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