As of August 2014 three million Americans had been unemployed for more than six months. Over two million have been unemployed for more than a year. The only incremental improvement: the percentage of those out of work and looking for the past six months or more has declined, from 46% of the total unemployed in 2010, to
Small cracks are appearing in the corporate community’s do-nothing stance on the NFL’s recent off-the-field problems. The Radisson hotel chain announced Monday night the suspension of its sponsorship of the Minnesota Vikings in light of the Adrian Peterson child abuse case, “effective immediately … in light of our long-standing commitment to the protection of children.”
We know who and what Charles and David Koch spend their political money on, the think tanks they pay to think their way and their designs on the media. Now we’re learning about their latest target: the minds of the young. According to the Center for Public Integrity, the Koch brothers have spent tens of
I was exchanging emails with a colleague that used to be at the Stanford d.school and now works with schools. He menionted Brad Bird, which reminded my of an interview that Huggy Rao and I did with him in 2008...