World Policy Institute

Type: Organization
Name: World Policy Institute
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

Don’t Diss Dystopias

George Orwell wasn’t right about where society was in 1984, but that may be, at least in small part, because of his book.Photo by Toby Melville/ReutersThis piece is part of Future Tense, a partnership of Slate , New America , and Arizona State University ... [Published Slate Magazine - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

EY wins over Valerie Keller

She will also head up a new collaboration between the firm and her alma mater, Oxford University’s Saïd Business School, developing joint publications and conducting research. “Valerie’s arrival comes at a watershed moment in the growth of our strategy ... [Published Economia - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Veritas’ Valerie Keller joins Ernst & Young LLP’s Strategy group

Ernst & Young LLP announced that Valerie Keller, former founder and chief executive officer (CEO) of Veritas, an advisory group, has joined the firm as an Executive Director with the Strategy practice. Keller will also lead a new collaboration with the ... [Published Ernst & Young - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Author to Kick Off President’s Lecture Series with Talk on ‘Political Evil’

MISSOULA - Alan Wolfe, director of the Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life at Boston College, will deliver a lecture titled "Political Evil: What It Is and How to Combat It" to kick off of the 2014-15 University of Montana President's Lecture ... [Published Noodls - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Boston College official to discuss 'political evil' in UM lecture

Alan Wolfe, director of the Boisi Center for Religion and American Public Life at Boston College, will deliver a lecture titled “Political Evil: What It Is and How to Combat It” to open the 2014-15 University of Montana President’s Lecture Series at 8 ... [Published Ravalli Republic - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

Reparations Could Prevent the Next Ferguson

Watching the events unfold in Ferguson, Missouri, I can’t help thinking about the Holocaust and post-war Germany. As the daughter of a Holocaust survivor, I’ve spent years watching Germany wrestle with its dark past. It’s just one of many places that ... [Published TIME.com - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Wucker Named Vice President of Studies for The Chicago Council on Global Affairs

CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - August 19, 2014) - Michele Wucker, president of the World Policy Institute, will join The Chicago Council on Global Affairs in September as its new vice president of studies. She will spearhead The Chicago Council's efforts ... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

The silver fox of dictatorship and democracy

MOSCOW—Throughout his years in power, Eduard Shevardnadze was known as the “silver fox,” a man who seemed to glide effortlessly from leader of Soviet Georgia and Kremlin Politburo member to Mikhail Gorbachev’s reform-minded foreign minister, before reemerging ... [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jun 22 2014 - Updated Jun 22 2014 - 1 reports

Don’t Talk to Me About the Rule of Law. Ever Again.

Uncle Volodya says, “In the west, every rainbow ends at an empty pot of gold and the chalk outline of a dead leprechaun. “ “It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.” ... [Published The Kremlin Stooge - Jun 22 2014]
First reported Apr 24 2014 - Updated Apr 24 2014 - 1 reports

Links 4/24/14

If you are in New York City, be sure to drop by our meetup this Friday, from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at Sláinte at 304 Bowery (map with nearby train stops here ). Be there or be square! Massive new fraud coverup: How banks are pillaging homes — while the ... [Published naked capitalism - Apr 24 2014]

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...that persisted into recent decades—a modern legacy of slavery and Jim Crow vividly described in Ta-Nehisi Coates’ recent Atlantic Monthly piece " The Case for Reparations "—was affirmative action, but it has largely been reversed by the Supreme Court. Very little has been done to directly address ongoing racial injustices such as the disproportionate incarceration of black Americans, which author Michelle Alexander has referred to as "The New Jim Crow.""

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Don’t Diss Dystopias [Published Slate Magazine - Sep 29 2014]
EY wins over Valerie Keller [Published Economia - Sep 15 2014]
Veritas’ Valerie Keller joins Ernst & Young LLP... [Published Ernst & Young - Sep 11 2014]
Author to Kick Off President’s Lecture Series w... [Published Noodls - Sep 04 2014]
Boston College official to discuss 'political e... [Published Ravalli Republic - Sep 03 2014]
Reparations Could Prevent the Next Ferguson [Published TIME.com - Aug 29 2014]
Avoiding the next Ferguson [Published VOX.com - Aug 29 2014]
Wucker Named Vice President of Studies for The ... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Aug 19 2014]
The silver fox of dictatorship and democracy [Published Philippine Daily Inquirer - Jul 10 2014]
Don’t Talk to Me About the Rule of Law. Ever Ag... [Published The Kremlin Stooge - Jun 22 2014]
Links 4/24/14 [Published naked capitalism - Apr 24 2014]
Biography for Ian Bremmer [Published Silobreaker - Apr 01 2009]
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Reparations Could Prevent the Next Ferguson [Published TIME.com - Aug 29 2014]
Watching the events unfold in Ferguson, Missouri, I can’t help thinking about the Holocaust and post-war Germany. As the daughter of a Holocaust survivor, I’ve spent years watching Germany wrestle with its dark past. It’s just one of many places that ...
Wucker Named Vice President of Studies for The ... [Published Marketwire - Breaking News Releases - Aug 19 2014]
CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - August 19, 2014) - Michele Wucker, president of the World Policy Institute, will join The Chicago Council on Global Affairs in September as its new vice president of studies. She will spearhead The Chicago Council's efforts ...
Don’t Talk to Me About the Rule of Law. Ever Ag... [Published The Kremlin Stooge - Jun 22 2014]
Uncle Volodya says, “In the west, every rainbow ends at an empty pot of gold and the chalk outline of a dead leprechaun. “ “It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of trumpets.” ...
Links 4/24/14 [Published naked capitalism - Apr 24 2014]
If you are in New York City, be sure to drop by our meetup this Friday, from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at Sláinte at 304 Bowery (map with nearby train stops here ). Be there or be square! Massive new fraud coverup: How banks are pillaging homes — while the ...
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