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Watch Jeffrey Browns conversation with Stern: On Wednesday night the Poetry Society of America will honor poet Gerald Stern with the Frost Medal, the organization’s highest award, given for lifetime achievement. The medal has previously been...
The leader of the Swiss movement for a guaranteed basic income explains why even if the Swiss people vote against the referendum, the basic income can still claim a victory. Above, Generation Basic Income activists pose with the 8 million coins they...
Hewlett Packard’s bribing schemes to secure and retain public contracts will cost the company more than $108 million. Photo by Flickr user user wlodi Hewlett-Packard will pay more than $108 million in a settlement agreement after the Securities and...
A new innovation from Land Rover will, quite literally, let you see through tough obstacles on your course. The British manufacturer plans to unveil the technology it calls a “Transparent Hood” at the 2014 New York Auto Show, which...
P-TECH principal Rashid Ferrod Davis says offering his students free college tuition is a “game changer.” Photo by Mike Fritz / PBS NewsHour BROOKLYN, N.Y. — A new six-year Brooklyn high school has been called the future of...
Factory in Greater Dhaka, Bangladesh, in 2013. Photo by Nicole See On the afternoon of April 23, 2013, workers at the Rana Plaza offices of BRAC Bank were concerned about recent cracks that had appeared in the walls of the building. Their manager...