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Alec Baldwin, Laurence Fishburne, LaTanya Richardson Jackson To Read At Arthur Miller's 100th Birthday Party

The centenary of the Death Of A Salesman playwright’s birth is being celebrated with Broadway revivals and much academic truffle-sniffing, but this event might get closest to the heart of Arthur Miller’s legacy: The Arthur Miller Foundation has announced a star-filled Broadway benefit performance on January 25. 359 more words

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Web Summit Interview: The Future of Providing Mental Health Services to the Bottom Billion

Shelby Challis

One of the greatest societal issues facing the world today is the delivery of affordable and accessible mental health services to the majority of the world’s population. 935 more words

Public Policy

Influencing Consumers by Taxing Carbon

In less than a week, the 2015 Paris Climate Conference (COP21) convenes with the goal of establishing binding agreements on global carbon (CO2) emissions sufficient to limit global warming to two degrees Celsius. 1,340 more words


Julie MacArthur | Climate Power to the People? Bottom-up Policy and Community Renewables

As the Paris COP 21 climate talks approach on November 30, attention is turning to the seemingly impossible task of reaching a binding and effective global deal to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions. 1,574 more words

Climate Change

Saudi Arabia Did Not Just Wave the White Flag

The least likely response of Saudi oil ministers to the latest pleas from OPEC members.

This is the problem with not making it into the office until 7am. 671 more words


Marijuana Patients Facing Eviction: Responding to an Eviction Action

A recent article on Canna Law Blog touched on aspects of the landlord/tenant relationship that have been taking center stage in the marijuana policy debate in states where recreational marijuana or medical marijuana has been legalized. 1,958 more words

#NativeVote16 -Indian Country wins with more representation in the states

WHERE NATIVE AMERICANS HOLD STATE OFFICE:  Some seventy-plus elected to state legislatures in 17 states. This map and an interactive spreadsheet will be updated often. Let me know who’s missing. 1,477 more words