Letter from the Executive Director of NAMLE

“Ethical Markets highly recommends NAMLE’s wonderful work on media literacy, which we have helped promote for many years.  Now NAMLE is getting the recognition it deserves with new partnerships with PBS and other key groups to  promote media literacy, more vital than ever if we are to help citizens and …

The new Gender Gap Report; climate action and economic growth; apprenticeships

Grüezi mitenand! Welcome to the World Economic Forum’s newsletter.   Most shared Equality is growing, very slowly. Highlights from the 2020 Global Gender Gap Report. ? Explore: Gender Parity Climate action is compatible with economic growth—if we act fast. ? Explore: Environment and Natural Resource Security     On the Agenda Meet …

The future of American communities: trends that will shape the nation

WHAT’S NEW AT KNIGHT Welcome to @knightfdn, your quick look at how Knight Foundation fosters informed and engaged communities. A new study examines 86 million tweets to understand the political makeup of American Twitter users and how they engage with news. Scholars and community leaders share insights on important trends that …

Prince William + Climate Prize

“Ethical Markets fully support this new Earthshot Prize, and have signed up as a Partner.  This Prize is another good way to accelerate the “Green New Deals“ now sprouting up in the USA, the EU and over 100 other countries, as we reported from Stanford University’s Prof. Mark Z. Jacobson …

News from the Campaign for a UN Parliamentary Assembly

Campaign for a United Nations Parliamentary Assembly   With thanks for your support and best wishes for a happy and productive new year 2020. Please consider making a donation. Online donation form   Campaign for a UN Parliamentary Assembly receives Good Lobby Award 17 December 2019 At an award ceremony …

National Press Club: Jane Fonda urges more climate protests

“We at Ethical Markets fully support Jane Fonda‘s well-informed campaign for the Green New Deal and for mobilizing responsible civic action. ~Hazel Henderson, Editor”   Fonda praises activism, denounces big oil Read More »

In the Age of AI (full film) | FRONTLINE

“This TV program “In the Age of AI“ is a realistic look at how far behind we are in understanding these threats to our privacy and democracies!  We need to re-launch the Us Office of Technology Assessment (OTA) to research these powerful new  technologies (mostly driven by corporate goals of …

ENB Update – 17 December 2019 | UNFCCC COP 25 | GEF Council Meeting

Summary Reports Chile/Madrid Climate Change Conference The disconnects between the demands of people and science, and what the process could deliver, and between countries looking to the future and those focused on the past, ultimately undermined the ability of the Chile/Madrid Climate Change Conference to reach agreement on all items, …