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Bono Applauds George W. Bush’s Commitment to Fighting AIDS in Buddy-Buddy Photo

Though their successful careers are in vastly different genres, both Bono and George W. Bush share a passion for saving lives in Africa.<p>The lead …

George W. Bush

Climate of Hope by Michael Bloomberg and Carl Pope

PRE-ORDER NOW<p>WHAT PEOPLE ARE SAYING<p>Meeting our world’s growing energy demands will require contributions from science, business and government. As</i> …

'Out Of Step' Trump Takes Golf Cart While Rest Of G-7 Leaders Walk

Trump either chose to hold himself apart from the other leaders or was exhausted.<p>Whether because he was exhausted or trying to underscore the distance between himself and other world leaders, President Donald Trump chose to use his favorite vehicle — a golf cart — rather than walk with the rest of …

Donald Trump

Credo Mobile Wants To Help Power The Resistance (And Give Away Millions In The Process)

The company has a calling plan just for calling your representative, and will let you vote on which progressive causes should get the company’s monthly donations.<p>Four months into the Trump Administration, political activists with their congressional representatives on speed-dial may be running a …

Activism

A Rugged Box Of Education Tech With Its Own Internet Connection, And Other World Changing Developing World Technology

Learn about the winner of the developing world technology category of Fast Company’s 2017 World Changing Ideas Awards–and the other innovative finalists.<p>A lot of technologists have worked to wire up the world’s classrooms, but few can claim this: the ability to wire up more or less any school …

Innovation

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Dame DC Cordova, CEO, Global Business Developer, Sustainability Entrepreneur, Ambassador of New Education, Mentor of Nurturing<p><b>Today, I’d like to</b> …

8 Secret Airport Rooms You Never Knew Existed

Have you ever found yourself wandering through the belly of a massive airport — perhaps starting to slowly lose your mind — and wondering if there …

This Interactive Music Video Is Full Of Easter Eggs Promoting Political Resistance

A groovy new interactive video from Portugal. The Man also slyly teaches users how to stay woke and then some.<p><b>WHAT:</b> An interactive new music video that offers users tips on small acts of resistance.<p><b>WHO:</b> Agency Wieden + Kennedy, production company PRETTYBIRD, directors Ian Schwartz and fourclops …

#GirlsCount: This Is What 130 Million Girls Missing Out On Education Looks Like

A new campaign from ONE aims to make that massive number mean something more than a statistic.<p>Around the world, approximately 130 million girls are not in school today. Girls in the poorest countries are less likely to receive an education than boys, which means they're being denied the education …

The 10 Most Innovative Companies In Advertising/Marketing 2017

Facebook, Kenzo, FX Networks, and others are setting the standards for the future of brand creativity.<p>The aim of any great marketer is to somehow embed a brand into culture. To get beyond the standard interruption—the annoying interloper—that so much advertising has become. In a variety of …

Advertising

What’s The Fate Of Data Privacy In The Trump Era?

A month and a half into the new administration, here’s what the future might hold for privacy policy.<p>With every change in power, especially in the social media era, questions are raised about the new U.S. president’s commitment to privacy rights. Since Donald Trump took the oath of office on …

Privacy

Eight Times American Brands Got Political

Pepsi, Levi’s, and IBM were taking controversial stances on political issues long before Trump’s America was even a thing.<p>With the president of the United States regularly taking aim at companies via his Twitter account, brands from General Motors to Nordstrom have found themselves unwittingly …

Marriage Laws

Wholesome Wave Is Growing A Nationwide Network To Get Fresh Produce To People In Need

The organization helps create prescriptions-for-produce programs—and now it wants to help other organizations across the country find their own ways to increase access to healthy food.<p>Wholesome Wave, the nonprofit behind the country’s largest prescription program for fruits and vegetables, just …

The 10 Most Innovative Companies In Social Media 2017

Snap, Facebook, Tencent, and others are changing how we share and express ourselves online.<p>Gone are the days of managing regularly updated Facebook profiles or Twitter accounts and calling it “social media.” Our very means of social connectivity have transformed in the last year, demanding that …

Taco Bell

Google’s Newly Approved HQ Is The Perfect Metaphor For Silicon Valley

Smaller, less adventurous, and largely opaque.<p>This week, Mountain View’s city council unanimously approved a scaled-back design for Google’s new campus. The 595,000-square-foot building, by Bjarke Ingels Group and Thomas Heatherwick, is expected to be completed in late 2019.<p>The project, known as …

Trump’s Panama Problem

Ricardo Martinelli, the ex-president of Panama facing extradition on corruption charges, helped him launch his first international property.<p>It was a big moment for Donald Trump.<p>On July 6, 2011, the future president was beaming as he celebrated the opening of his first international real-estate …

Corruption

Why Tumblr Is Hosting A Planned Parenthood Rally Instead Of Its Usual SXSW Party | Fast Company

“Outright partnerships aren’t something we do very often.”<p>“…this idea of an entire corporation and its employees stepping forward, with its leadership—that’s the trifecta there, and it’s maybe setting the standard.”

Timberland's New Line Is Made From Trash Collected From The Streets In Haiti

The collaboration with recycling organization Thread means you could wear shoes that used to be plastic bottles.<p>A new backpack started life as 7.5 plastic bottles trashed on streets in Haiti.<p>The backpack—part of a new line of boots, bags, and t-shirts made by Timberland—looks like it's made from …

The 3 Biggest Risks Haunting the Global Economy

The stock market could crash. Protectionist trade policies might backfire leading to job losses. Or housing booms in some countries could go bust.<p>The …

World Economy

Harvard Dropout Mark Zuckerberg Is Returning to Give the School’s Commencement Speech

Harvard dropout Mark Zuckerberg is going back to Cambridge to deliver this year's commencement speech.<p>The Harvard Gazette announced Tuesday that …

Mark Zuckerberg

Trump’s Victory Has People Signing up For News Like It’s Going Out of Style

Repeated attacks by President Donald Trump and his administration on what they call the "dishonest media" appear to have had an unexpected—and very …

Journalism

A Brief But Fascinating History of International Women’s Day

For a lot of people in the U.S., International Women's Day just isn't that big of a deal.<p>Before this year, one could argue that few Americans knew …

Women's News

This Money Manager Just Promised to Pressure 3,500 Companies Over Gender Equality

As communities around the world aim to show the vital role women play in the workforce Wednesday, one money manager said it has already heard the …

Diversity

Judge Rules Against Native American Tribes Seeking to Stop Dakota Access Pipeline

A U.S. judge on Tuesday ruled against Native American tribes seeking to stop the Dakota Access Pipeline as their legal options narrow weeks before …

Injustice

Google Doodle Celebrates 13 History-Making Women on International Women’s Day

In honor of International Women's Day, Google is celebrating 13 different women who have helped shape history.<p>When a user clicks today's Google …

Google

12 Practical Steps to Getting Rich

The secrets to getting really rich in life aren't secrets.<p>Every entrepreneur dreams of being rich. They dream of having the power to pull fiscal strings, able to command a vast fortune and make money while they sleep, all while enjoying a life replete with leisure and pleasure. Yet, in a world …

Wealth

8 Stupid Office Rules That Drive Everyone Crazy

When companies create ridiculous and demoralizing rules to halt the outlandish behavior of a few individuals, it's a management problem.<p>Companies need to have rules -- that’s a given -- but they don’t have to be shortsighted and lazy attempts at creating order.<p>I understand the temptation. As my …

The Workplace

10 Sales Platforms to Help You Boost Revenue in 2017

Guided selling software is vital for all sales reps, though those new to the world of selling (or your business) can especially benefit.<p>Is your sales team less than stellar? Give them the help they need with guided selling software that aids in matching customers with the right products every …

Small Business

21 Silicon Valley Women Who Are More Qualified to Be on Your Board Than Mark Cuban

In the search for disruptive technologies and new ways to approach the same business issues, women are proving to be game-changers here in the Valley.<p>Silicon Valley is no longer the domain of men because some of the best minds in tech are proving to be those of the female persuasion.<p>In the search …

Silicon Valley