Return confiscated property? Never, says India’s government

What I am reading: IT WAS passed on a hasty voice vote, with only 31 of the Rajya Sabha’s 244 members present. All were from the ruling party and ten, oddly enough, were cabinet…, Return confiscated property? Never, says India’s government, http://www.economist.com/news/asia/21718915-even-if-it-has-rig-parliamentary-vote-prevent-it-return-confiscated-property-never-says, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

https://medium.com/humane-tech/tech-and-the-fake-market-tactic-8bd386e3d382%23.4qdy73bbm

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The Wish List I Made After My Wife Almost Died

What I am reading: Carl Richards On your deathbed, it’s too late to make wish lists. That’s the thought that went through my head high over the ocean, willing the plane to go…, The Wish List I Made After My Wife Almost Died, https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/13/your-money/the-wish-list-i-made-after-my-wife-almost-died.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Margaret Atwood on What ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Means in the Age of Trump

What I am reading: Eleni Kalorkoti In the spring of 1984 I began to write a novel that was not initially called “The Handmaid’s Tale.” I wrote in longhand, mostly on yellow legal…, Margaret Atwood on What ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ Means in the Age of Trump, https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/10/books/review/margaret-atwood-handmaids-tale-age-of-trump.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

A woman of substance

What I am reading: Price of Fame: The Honorable Clare Boothe Luce. By Sylvia Jukes Morris. Random House; 735 pages; $35. Buy from Amazon.com , Amazon.co.uk BEAUTY was an asset…, A woman of substance, http://www.economist.com/news/books-and-arts/21607764-one-20th-century-americas-most-remarkable-women-woman-substance, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

C.I.A. Scrambles to Contain Damage From WikiLeaks Documents

What I am reading: President Trump visited the Central Intelligence Agency in Langley, Va., in January. Officials have not ruled out the possibility that the leaker was an agency…, C.I.A. Scrambles to Contain Damage From WikiLeaks Documents, https://www.nytimes.com/2017/03/08/us/wikileaks-cia.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,

Inside the Schools That Want to Create the Next Mark Zuckerberg–Starting at Age 5

What I am reading: On a cloudless October morning in Austin , hundreds of people stroll the grassy aisles between a half-dozen rows of white tents, where entrepreneurs sell…, Inside the Schools That Want to Create the Next Mark Zuckerberg–Starting at Age 5, http://www.inc.com/magazine/201703/tom-foster/kids-inc-entrepreneurship-training.html, http://www.instapaper.com/rss/238947/i35BSjISqVKnAGF4lqMOZltq2L0, Instapaper: Unread, ,