Frances Jenson

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50 Remarkably Wise Quotes That Will Inspire You to Success in Life

Get inspired by these wise words and make the very best out of your life, each and every day.<p>Life is a gift that has been given to you. It is in your hands to make the best out of it--dare to believe that you can. Through the ups and downs, you'll find a lesson to learn that will make you a better …

Motivation

4 High-Tech Industries (and a Really Low-Tech One) That Are Booming With No End In Sight

Forget app development and start thinking seriously about a food truck.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The beginning of the new year is when the world's top investors make their predictions of industries to keep an eye on. Innovative technologies and ways of …

Artificial Intelligence

The 86 Best Days of the Year to Get a Fresh Start, According to 700 Scientific Papers

Popular TED Talk speaker and best-selling author Daniel Pink shows us how to stick to our goals all year long.<p>By the time you read this, chances are you've given up on your New Year's resolution or it's fading fast. By the eighth day in January, 25 percent of people who made resolutions have failed …

TED Talks

Latinos More Tuned In to 2016 Elections Than 2012 Race: New Poll

Latinos are paying closer attention to the 2016 election than they were to the 2012 race and they are linking candidates' support for immigration reform to their economic opportunity, a Latino Decisions poll for the National Council of La Raza (NCLR) finds.<p>The poll of registered Latino voters …

Thoughts on Bernie Sanders’s Democratic Socialism and the Primary

Bernie Sanders gave a major speech yesterday outlining his definition of democratic socialism and how it relates to both his candidacy and American …

Bernie Sanders invokes FDR in explaining socialism as 'foundation of middle class'

Bernie Sanders has been an unapologetic socialist for his entire political career, and Vermonters have loved him for it.<p>But could the rest of the nation?<p>On Thursday, Sanders set out to explain why it should. In a speech at Georgetown University that marked a defining moment in his campaign for the …

Middle-class

Bernie Sanders' Candidacy Is a Long Con to Make an Hourlong Speech About Democratic Socialism

This is just a theory, but it’s also absolutely correct and pretty much inarguable: Bernie Sanders ran for president so that he could turn several …

A leading socialist explains what Bernie Sanders's socialism gets right — and wrong

For a speech ostensibly about the concept of "democratic socialism," Bernie Sanders's address at Georgetown on Thursday focused heavily on liberalism. He identified strongly with Franklin D. Roosevelt's call for an economic bill of rights; he hailed Lyndon B. Johnson's signing of Medicare and …

Middle-class

Let's talk about democratic socialism

Senator Bernie Sanders' campaign for the presidency has re-opened an American conversation about democratic socialism, and it's about time. The idea …

Living with Denmark’s Democratic Socialism

As an expat American who’s lived in Denmark since 1991, I’ve been longing to write about Danish Democratic Socalism, but my colleague, Contenius beat …

Middle-class

What Is Democratic Socialism?

A selection of key essays on democratic socialism from the <i>Dissent</i> archives.