Steve Bannon drafting curriculum for right-wing Catholic institute in Italy

“This important report from Reuters is evidence that Steve Bannon, Trump’s consiglieri, is busy sowing right wing seeds in Europe in this curriculum he is preparing for Rome-based Dignitatis Humanae Institute (Human Dignity Institute), of conservative Catholicism (anti homosexual, abortion, keeping women in child-bearing roles, etc.) and his new friendship …

How to Fix the Supreme Court

Insights, analysis and must reads from CNN’s Fareed Zakaria and the Global Public Square team, compiled by Global Briefing editor Jason Miks. September 17, 2018 How to Fix the Supreme Court The future of Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court appeared uncertain Monday following an allegation of sexual assault. The Economist suggests …

Viet Nam’s economic miracle; peer pressure for the planet; save the WTO

Grüezi mitenand! Welcome to the World Economic Forum’s weekly newsletter. Most shared Growth that rivals China’s. The story behind Vi?t Nam’s economic miracle. ?  Explore context: Vi?t Nam No standardized tests, little competition. How Finland’s schools excel. ?  Explore context: Education and Skills On the Agenda Parks that work as …

Loss and Damage from Climate Change – book launch

Climate risks beyond adaptation? Book launch “Loss and Damage from Climate Change. Concepts, Methods and Policy Options” Date: Friday, 28th September 2018, 9.30-11.00 (09:15 for tea and coffee) Venue: London School of Economics, Tower 2, 9th Floor. The LSE Grantham Research Institute and the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis …

Florida AFL-CIO Endorses Nancy Soderberg for Congress

  Florida AFL-CIO Endorses Nancy Soderberg for Congress FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 15, 2018 Daytona Beach – Today, Nancy Soderberg, former U.S. Ambassador and FL-06 Democratic nominee, announced the endorsement of the Florida AFL-CIO. This endorsement highlights Soderberg’s commitment to standing up for the priorities of the working class and …

New Cornerstone Report: Investing to Advance Racial Equity

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this ground-breaking report on “Investing to  Advance Racial Equity“ from one of the most innovative financial firms in the world, Cornerstone Capital Group. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ Investing to Advance Racial Equity: Practical ways to tackle income inequality  Wealth inequality among racial and ethnic groups in the …

PAUL HAWKEN, Drawdown: A Comprehensive Plan to Reverse Global Warming (2017)

“Ethical Markets highly recommends these audio and video programs by independent public intellectual Terrence McNally, who consistently gets the brightest minds and most inspiring activists on his programs. ~Hazel Henderson,  Editor“  NEW podcast MICHAEL BRUNE Exec Director, Sierra Club – Good News, Bad News, Take Action temcnally.podomatic.com, aworldthatjustmightwork.com, iTunes  PAUL HAWKEN, DRAWDOWN: …