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Ken Auletta: Writer Liberation and the Decline of Broadcast
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Ken Auletta: Writer Liberation and the Decline of Broadcast

The networks increasingly in coming years they’re gonna be threatened by people skipping their ads and therefore reducing some of their — a good part of their revenue. And people not wanting to watch things that a network scheduler says

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Elon Musk Answers Your Questions! | SXSW 2018
Joel Cohen: An Introduction to Demography (Malthus Miffed: Are People the Problem?)
Why Men Cheat, with Shmuley Boteach
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Why Men Cheat, with Shmuley Boteach

Men don’t have affairs by and large for sex. If they wanted sex they would go primarily to prostitutes. Or if they really want sex, stay at home and have sex with your wife. Men have affairs for affirmation. It’s

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How financial literacy impacts youth prostitution, AIDS, and women’s survival
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How financial literacy impacts youth prostitution, AIDS, and women’s survival

Judith Bruce: Financial literacy is kind of bedrock to any long-term change pretty much for everybody, but certainly for females. The world spends a lot of time talking about the SDGs—these are the sustainable development goals, mention all sorts of

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Tamar Gendler: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Politics and Economics
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Tamar Gendler: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Politics and Economics

My name is Tamar Gendler.  I’m professor of philosophy and cognitive science and chair of the philosophy department at Yale University.   So philosophy comes from the Greek term meaning love of wisdom; philo, love; sophos, wisdom and every culture

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The colossal problem with universal basic income | Douglas Rushkoff
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The colossal problem with universal basic income | Douglas Rushkoff

DOUGLAS RUSHKOFF: For a long time I was a fan of universal basic income. And the logic I had was that I always hear politicians talking about, ‘Let’s create jobs for people. That’s what we need is jobs, more jobs,’

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What America gets wrong about China and the rest of Asia | David Kang
The oil wars: How America’s energy obsession wrecked the Middle East | Eugene Gholz
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The oil wars: How America’s energy obsession wrecked the Middle East | Eugene Gholz

So for a long time oil has played a special role in American foreign policy and military strategy. Oil is a uniquely important commodity in global affairs. It’s an input to everything in our modern way of life; it’s very

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George Takei: Of Course Trump Is Wrong — Problem Is, He’s Dangerous
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George Takei: Of Course Trump Is Wrong — Problem Is, He’s Dangerous

Donald Trump another 14 candidate for the Republican nomination for president made the statement that we have a porous border and that rapists and criminal are coming right through the border and that’s why we’ve got to build a fence

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