Can a Playroom Makeover Make My Kids Over?

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Simone Davies, a teacher and author, helped make over my kids’ playroom using Montessori educational principles like creating a sense of peace and instilling…

Can a Playroom Makeover Make My Kids Over?

Mariana Mazzucato: "Silicon Valley no existiría sin una gran inversión del Estado"

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ALBERTI DI LOLLI Mariana Mazzucato (Roma, 1968) ríe. Y vuelve a reír. Y ríe una vez más. Lo cual es una alegría más allá del estado de ánimo de la directora del…

Mariana Mazzucato: "Silicon Valley no existiría sin una gran inversión del Estado"

The Problem With Putting a Price on the End of the World

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Economists have workable policy ideas for addressing climate change. But what if they’re politically impossible? The Next Reckoning: Capitalism and Climate…

The Problem With Putting a Price on the End of the World

Is the U.S. a Democracy? A Social Studies Battle Turns on the Nation’s Values

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The American Curriculum Michigan spent five years debating how to teach American history. One of the biggest questions was how to describe the nation’s…

Is the U.S. a Democracy? A Social Studies Battle Turns on the Nation’s Values

AOC Thinks Billionaires Are a Threat to Democracy. So Did Our Founders.

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No Paine, no gain. Photo: White House Collection; US House of Representatives; National Portrait Gallery In 1835, Alexis de Tocqueville produced one of the…

AOC Thinks Billionaires Are a Threat to Democracy. So Did Our Founders.

Why can’t you afford a home?

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UCL IIPP Oct 14, 2018 Why Can’t You Afford a Home? by Josh Ryan-Collins , published by Polity Books A remarkable transformation is occurring in advanced…

Why can’t you afford a home?

Nationalised drug companies may be needed to ‘fix antibiotics market’

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Jim O’Neill criticised the pharma companies, saying: ‘They see their job as rewarding shareholders – and it’s kind of really worrying.’Photograph: Adrian…

Nationalised drug companies may be needed to ‘fix antibiotics market’

Rethinking Capitalism – a new elective module for UCL undergraduates

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This new course will provide students with a critical perspective on ‘grand-challenges’ affecting Western Capitalism and introduce them to new approaches to…

Rethinking Capitalism – a new elective module for UCL undergraduates

The Point Is to Change It

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Forum Response Economics After Neoliberalism Neoliberalism has not been all bad for developing countries. Any program for economic change must confront their…

The Point Is to Change It

A 7-Hour, 6-Mile, Round-the-Museum Tour of the Prado

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“Las Meninas,” by Diego Velázquez, in Gallery 12 in the Prado Museum in Madrid. Credit Emilio Parra Doiztua for The New York Times Skip to contentSkip to site…

A 7-Hour, 6-Mile, Round-the-Museum Tour of the Prado