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Why Affirmative Action No Longer Works

Though it was a noble idea for compensation in the 1960s, today's America is more divided by class and income difference than by race.<p>At their founding, affirmative-action programs were impelled by a powerful logic of restorative justice, eloquently articulated in a 1965 address at Howard …

Why Corporations Fail to Do the Right Thing

Six reasons why international business remains dangerous to workers and the environment, even when its leaders genuinely want to do better<p>Four years ago yesterday, the Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded, killing 11 men and spilling thousands of barrels of oil into the Gulf. This Thursday is the …

Aereo Supreme Court Case: Retransmission Fees At The Heart Of Legal Battle With CBS, NBC, ABC, Fox

The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday heard arguments in a case that could radically transform the way Americans watch broadcast television. If you …

Should We Be Able To Pay For Different Levels Of Quality In Our Medicines?

Most people are familiar with the idea that the more we pay, the better the product. An $85,000 Cadillac is probably better in almost every way than …

US Regulators To Vote On New Net Neutrality Rules In May

(Reuters) - U.S. regulators are expected to vote on May 15 on a new set of so-called "net neutrality" rules aimed at making certain that broadband …

FCC Net Neutrality Rules: What Does Proposal Mean For Comcast-TWC Post-2018?

In the wake of a controversial proposal by regulators that would allow broadband providers to charge more for access to their fastest lanes, all eyes …

With Pavel Durov Out, Users Of VKontake React To Kremlin Control Of 'Russia's Facebook'

Users of Russia’s most popular social network are raising concerns about censorship and government requests for user data following the sudden …

Chinese Director Ning Hao Shoots Back At Oliver Stone Over Criticism Of Chinese Film Industry

Chinese director Ning Hao has fired back at Oliver Stone for criticizing Chinese filmmakers who go soft on their nation’s history, calling the …