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How Working for a Bad Boss Made These Women Better

Wouldn't you love to glean success secrets from some of the most powerful women in the world?<p>I interviewed 52 such women. Nearly two-thirds are experienced chief executives of public companies. They currently lead many well-known businesses, including General Motors, IBM, Campbell Soup and Popeyes …

How racial bias could be hurting Silicon Valley’s bottom line

<i>Update: The shareholder proposal to diversify Apple's leadership ranks failed on Tuesday, with less than 5 percent voting in favor. The failure to meet a 6 percent vote threshold kills the proposal for three years.</i><p>Apple shareholders will decide next week whether to force the tech giant to diversify …

27 Oscar-Winning Movies You Can Watch On Netflix Right Now

Netflix is full of classics, if you only know where to look...

Boy? Girl? Both? Neither? A New Generation Overthrows Gender

More and more people are opting for 'nonbinary' gender identities as they reject the concept of gender as only male or female.

Do These 4 Things Over the Weekend for a Healthier Week

The key to a successful week includes what you do before it even begins. Using your Sunday to plan out the week ahead will yield great results in …

100,000 National Guardsmen Mobilized to Deport Immigrants? The Anatomy of a News Cycle

Tweet, report, outrage, denial, confirmation, qualification. What to make of the bewildering reports from the early days of the Trump administration.<p>Friday morning, the Associated Press dropped a bombshell report: “Trump administration considers mobilizing as many as 100,000 National Guard troops …

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A User's Guide to Democratic Transitions

Let’s face it: . Sure, it surged after the fall of the Berlin Wall, reaching a high-water mark in the first years of the 21st century with various …

The Invisible State

The international community needs to recognize a simple, albeit brutal fact: The Democratic Republic of the Congo does not exist. All of the …

Running from the Arab Spring

The Syrian war has spawned countless snuff videos, but the [NSFW] that surfaced last week sets a new standard of horror. (Seriously, think hard …

Women Stood Their Ground in Tahrir

CAIRO — Only one woman sat among the 14 people who flanked General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Egyptian state television as he announced Egypt’s new …

Malala's Forgotten Sisters

KHYBER PAKHTUNKHWA, Pakistan — At only 12, Nazia lives in expectation of the worst. As I step through the doorway of the humble compound her parents …

Israel's New Man in Washington

There’s a new big <i>macher</i> in town. On Tuesday, July 9, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu officially named Ron Dermer to be his next ambassador …

Apartheid Amnesia

On Nelson Mandela’s 95thbirthday, the world is celebrating the former South African president and cheering for his recovery. The U.S. Congress even …

The Diplomatic Doldrums

The Republican-led House Appropriations Committee approved on July 24 an $8 billion cut for 2014 in the roughly $50 billion current international …

The Unsettled Question

With Israeli-Palestinian peace talks about to begin again, the debate over West Bank settlements is bound to heat up — in public and at the …

No More False Promises on Syria

If Obama does not plan to act militarily, his aides should stop vowing to hold the guilty accountable.<p>The images emerging from Syria -- from this hysterical young girl to these rows of corpses -- should be a turning point in a conflict that has killed 100,000 people. The deaths, if proven, …