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In Trump’s America – The New Yorker

CreditPHOTOGRAPH BY CAROLYN DRAKE / MAGNUM In Trump’s America, a doctor enters the examination room, looks at his clipboard, looks at you, and then says, “The test results are in. You have all of them.” In Trump’s America, the sun rises at 6:30 A.M. and sets at 6:32 A.M. On Mondays, both happen a minute […]

A new era for startup investing in Latin America | TechCrunch – TechCrunch

Nathan Lustig is an entrepreneur and managing partner at Magma Partners, a seed-stage investment fund in Santiago, Chile. Startups in Latin America are using creative solutions to address not just local but also global problems. For investors outside the region, the prospect of working with these startups can appear attractive, yet complicated. Investing in early-stage […]

Inside Russia’s social media war on America – CNBC

There are signs that the U.S. may be playing in this field, however. From 2010 to 2012, the U.S. Agency for International Development established and ran a “Cuban Twitter” network designed to undermine communist control on the island. At the same time, according to the Associated Press, which discovered the program, the U.S. government hired […]

America’s Healthcare Grade: A B-minus? – Fortune

This essay appears in today’s edition of the Fortune Brainstorm Health Daily. Get it delivered straight to your inbox. Alzheimer’s. Brain cancer. Creutzfeldt–Jakob disease. Diabetes. One could sweep through the alphabet naming diseases that we don’t yet know how to cure. But doctors do know how to cure, prevent, or successfully manage (at least for […]

Inside Russia’s social media war on America – CNBC

There are signs that the U.S. may be playing in this field, however. From 2010 to 2012, the U.S. Agency for International Development established and ran a “Cuban Twitter” network designed to undermine communist control on the island. At the same time, according to the Associated Press, which discovered the program, the U.S. government hired […]

In Trump’s America – The New Yorker

CreditPHOTOGRAPH BY CAROLYN DRAKE / MAGNUM In Trump’s America, a doctor enters the examination room, looks at his clipboard, looks at you, and then says, “The test results are in. You have all of them.” In Trump’s America, the sun rises at 6:30 A.M. and sets at 6:32 A.M. On Mondays, both happen a minute […]

A new era for startup investing in Latin America – TechCrunch

Nathan Lustig is an entrepreneur and managing partner at Magma Partners, a seed-stage investment fund in Santiago, Chile. Startups in Latin America are using creative solutions to address not just local but also global problems. For investors outside the region, the prospect of working with these startups can appear attractive, yet complicated. Investing in early-stage […]

The Global Nuclear Landscape Is Changing And America Better Get On Board – Forbes

The Global Nuclear Landscape Is Changing And America Better Get On Board – Forbes

You wouldn’t know it from the press, but nuclear energy is actually moving forward around the world, even in the United States. Third Way recently surveyed the North American landscape and found 60 companies and research organizations developing advanced nuclear technologies. Source: Third Way Figure Caption: The advanced nuclear landscape includes over a hundred advanced nuclear […]

Roger Ailes: The Man Who Mined a Divided America – New York Times

Roger Ailes: The Man Who Mined a Divided America – New York Times

Why white Americans don’t see themselves when they hear the word ‘race’ – PBS NewsHour

MICHAEL ERIC DYSON, Author, “Tears We Cannot Stop: A Sermon to White America”: One of the greatest privileges of being white in this country is to encounter a police person on the street and live to tell about it. When many people say, let’s get rid of political correctness, that’s a shorthand for, let me […]