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Insighters & Scholars’ Circle – Feb 26th, 2012
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First, we take a deeper look into scandals that led to the economic meltdown with G. Morgenson, author of Reckless Endangerment: How Outsized Ambition, Greed, and Corruption Led to Economic Armagaddon. (dur: 19min.) On the 2nd segment we ask, what can the history of human rights tell us about the struggles of today? We talk [...]

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Linkin Park’s Bid to ‘Powe…
maria - Feb - 26th

Linkin Park’s Bid to ‘Power the World’ http://t.co/Et5RMyXO via @AddThis

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Insighters & Scholars’ Circle – Feb 19th, 2012
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How water has shaped our past and how new water challenges are shaping the future. We talk with Charles Fishman about his new book, The Big Thirst: The Secret Life and Turbulent Future of Water (dur.: 28 min). The Scholars’ Circle. Topic: Political Power. New global developments are changing the structures and holders of power. [...]

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How media affects political ch…
maria - Feb - 11th

How media affects political change? discussion tomorrow (Sun) at 10:30 AM at Sholem: http://t.co/PF9lRwX9

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Insighters & Scholars’ Circle – Feb 9th, 2012
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Segment 1: How did society develop from bands of hunter and gatherers to our current political system? Where did the concepts of accountability come from? And why was a swell of democracy followed by a decline in democratic gain? What is behind political decay? Francis Fukuyama poses these questions in his latest book, The Origins [...]

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@lisaloving, thanks for a grea…
maria - Feb - 8th

@lisaloving, thanks for a great interview on KBOO this morning.

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A Moratorium on Mutilation: Co…
maria - Feb - 6th

A Moratorium on Mutilation: Community Organizations Find Their Path To Ending a Dangerous Practice | RH Reality Check http://t.co/urBQJoik

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Insighters & Scholars’ Circle – Feb. 5th, 2012
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Seg. 1: What does the trial of international human rights Judge Baltasar Garzon mean for human rights law? With Reed Brody, Human Rights Watch. Seg.2: How is international law changing for human rights and war? We speak with Ruthie Titel, Prof. of Law, NY University author of her new book, Humanity’s Law. Seg. 3: Scholars’ [...]

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