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Why Generation Y Yuppies Are Unhappy

Say hi to Lucy.<p>Lucy is part of Generation Y, the generation born between the late 1970s and the mid 1990s. She’s also part of a yuppie culture that …

Eine Begegnung mit der Investorin und Philanthropin Carolina Müller-Möhl

Auch ich bin – obwohl blond – auf die Frage gestossen: Ist der Mensch von Natur aus gut?» Das Publikum lacht. Der Saal ist bis auf den letzten Platz …

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The NSA Is Building the Country’s Biggest Spy Center (Watch What You Say)

Author: James Bamford. James Bamford Security<p>Date of Publication: 03.15.12.<p>Time of Publication: 7:24 pm. 7:24 pm<p><b>The spring air in the small</b>, …

Why I Let My Students Cheat On Their Game Theor...

Teaching people game theory is good. Making them live it is even better, says UCLA professor Peter Nonacs.<p>By Peter Nonacs/ Zócalo Public Square<br>Posted …

Why Facebook Cofounder Chris Hughes And Google Are Giving Cash Directly To The Poorest

Here’s a radical idea: Instead of providing services or training to the world’s poorest, how about giving them cash instead?<p>GiveDirectly, a U.S.-based nonprofit operating in Kenya, is doing just that, and it’s won the support of the likes of Facebook cofounder Chris Hughes and Google. Last Thursday …

Change.org Raises $15M From Omidyar Network, While Committing to Never Sell or IPO

Change.org, the online petition site with more than 25 million users, has raised its first big round of outside funding, six years after it …