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Fareed's Take: What happened to the pivot to Asia? - CNN Video

Asia

We Need The Liberal Arts More Than Ever In Today's Digital World, Fareed Zakaria Says

A liberal arts education is the best preparation for many careers, especially in the U.S., given today's global technology-driven economy, CNN host Fareed Zakaria says.

"The future of a country like the U.S. rests on our ability to master how technology interacts with how humans live, work and …

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Fareed Zakaria Shares 4 Key Ways to Become an Incredible Leader

BIG IDEAS

There is only one educational path for the best leaders and, surprisingly, it's not an engineering degree. Zakaria shares the secret.

In Fareed Zakaria's new book In Defense of a Liberal Education (W.W. Norton and Company, 2015), he makes it clear that while a liberal arts degree may not …

Fareed Zakaria

David Brooks on his top GOP presidential candidate picks - CNN Video

David Brooks

Summers: The 2016 presidential campaign should focus on middle class - CNN Video

Middle Class

What in the World: Chinese-American economic rivalry - CNN Video

Rivalry

Fareed's Take: Is Iran rational? - CNN Video

Middle East

Is the MidEast on the verge of all-out war? - CNN Video

International Relations

Real Time with Bill Maher: Tsarnaev and Islam – April 10, 2015 (HBO)

On GPS: Paulson on the U.S.-China relationship - CNN Video

TV

Fareed gets ready to tape 'The Daily Show' with Jon Stewart tonight at 11 p.m. ET, where he will discuss his new book 'In Defense of a Liberal Education':

The future of the liberal arts with Fareed Zakaria

Education

THE TYRANNY OF THE MERITOCRACY

Democratizing Higher Education in America

By Lani Guinier

160 pp. Beacon Press, $24.95.

Guinier, a professor at Harvard Law School, became famous when her nomination to be assistant attorney general for civil rights was derailed by the raging culture wars of the early …

Education

Whatever happened to Obama’s pivot to Asia?

The Obama administration’s foreign policy energies are fully engaged in the Middle East — negotiating the Iran deal, sending Special Operations …

Asia

Sustainable Energy Now

Renewable energy from the wind and sun is becoming competitive with fossil-fuel-based power generation, and oil prices are hitting lows not seen for …

Energy

IN DEFENSE OF A LIBERAL EDUCATION Audiobook Excerpt

Panel - The Value of a College Education

>> Larry: THANK YOU. WELCOMEBACK.

WE'RE BACK TALKING ABOUT WHETHERA COLLEGE EDUCATION IS WORTH THE

COST.

JOINING ME ON THE PANEL TONIGHT:COMEDIAN, HOST …

College & University

Starving for Wisdom

“We are drowning in information, while starving for wisdom.”

That epigram from E.O. Wilson captures the dilemma of our era. Yet the solution of some folks is to disdain wisdom.

“Is it a vital interest of the state to have more anthropologists?” Rick Scott, the Florida governor, once asked. A leader …

Literature

Last Look: Cleaning up Everest - CNN Video

TV