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Events: On Pride and Authenticity Our First Movie Nights: A Celebration of Pride! On June 21st, we kicked off our newest event series, Movie Nights! After a screening of the documentary film “State of Pride (2019),” the forty+ participants heard personal experiences from two Boston-based LGBTQ young professionals. This was …

Goodies for you

In this Sustainability Now TV series, I discuss our new report on opportunities in expanding our global food systems.    Hazel Henderson , Editor A HUGE heartfelt thank you from me and Scott for your contribution to the success of the inaugural Sustainability Now Telesummit! You totally ROCK!  And thank you …

WAAS Newsletter – June 2019

“Ethical Markets is proud to partner with the World Academy of Art & Science.  ~Hazel Henderson,  Editor” INSIDE THIS ISSUE Global Leadership in the 21st century, BakuCreative Solutions for Global Education: WAAS Partnership with UNESCOUpcoming: 4th Intl. Conference on Future Education, SerbiaFuture of Capital Forum, UN HQ, New YorkRoundtable on …

Dangers of 5G

A Slow Death by 5G Wireless Technology Richard Gale and Gary Null PhD Progressive Radio Network, July 9, 2019 During the past year, Senate hearings leading up to the roll out of 5G wireless technology have made it quite clear that the race to capture first prize in the Internet …

Meet the first-ever Knight Public Spaces Fellows

Welcome to @knightfdn, your quick look at how Knight Foundation fosters informed and engaged communities. Meet the inaugural group of Knight Public Spaces Fellows, who will each receive $150K for their efforts to transform communities. ICYMI: Knight CFO Juan Martinez testified before Congress about our strategy investing with minority- and women-owned firms. How …

Quake to Make LA a Radioactive Dead Zone…Be VERY Afraid

The Quake to Make Los Angeles a Radioactive Dead Zone By Harvey Wasserman, Reader Supported News We are THIS CLOSE to an unimaginable apocalyptic horror: Had Friday’s 7.1 earthquake and other ongoing seismic shocks hit less than 200 miles northwest of Ridgecrest/China Lake, ten million people in Los Angeles would …

Charting a New Course for Impact Investing: The Emerging New Paradigm of Living Systems for Capital Markets

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this reframing of the global issues surrounding mainstream finance and its inability to move beyond its anthropocentric, theoretical models derived from obsolete textbooks, now encoded in ETFs, the millions of indices, benchmarks, algorithms and theme-based portfolios. We refer to these kinds of “theory-induced blindness,” identified as …

WAAS Newsletter – June 2019

“Ethical Markets highly recommends all the groundbreaking global activities of our partner, the World Academy of Art & Science all, documented in this Newsletter. The WAAS  seminar we co-sponsored November, 2018 on” The Future of Democracy” and the challenges of the digital age, is reported in WAAS previous Newsletter. See …

C-Span 3 Governing Info Technologies

HOSTING ORGANIZATION ·         Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet Technology Companies and Algorithms-Link to video The Senate Commerce Committee held a hearing to examine how technology companies use algorithms and machine learning to influence the public. Witnesses included industry scholars and professionals who …