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Season of Change

My last day at the New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) was two weeks ago. Working for local government was never something I dreamed about, but the experience was a surprising blend of all that I love: cities, innovation, media, politics.  1,303 more words

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Dystopian Utopia

Utopia is Dystopian in real life. – Originally Published May 2017

By Rod Eccles

This is a little different from what I am known for.  Actually its very different but its still recognizable as all Rod Eccles. 819 more words

Politics

Post-Mugabe Zimbabwe is a chance to chart new course - The Elders

A group of eminent global leaders known as the Elders have waded into the resignation of Zimbabwe’s Robert Mugabe.

In a tweet issued hours after the 93-year-old’s resignation, the Elders said the southern African country now had an opportunity to chart a new national course going forward. 306 more words

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An Unshakable Kingdom

Is there anything around us today that we could describe as “unshakable?” Politicians, movies stars, and leaders continually prove that they are frail human beings just like everyone else. 791 more words

African leaders wanted Mugabe out - Zimbabwe intelligence cable

African leaders were embarrassed by Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe and already encouraging him to step down before the army began moves last week to oust him, according to a secret Zimbabwean intelligence cable seen by Reuters. 670 more words

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