Academy Award-winners are selected by algorithms that allow voters to rank candidates in order of preference, selecting backups if their first choices lose. What if we elected our leaders that way?MORE »
The sequester could result in the first significant cuts to the military budget for years. If it goes through, let’s make sure we avoid mass unemployment by training these veterans to work in growing industries.MORE »
Review: More than half of the nation’s worst-paid jobs are related to food. Saru Jayaraman’s new book dives into the explosive movement for better rights for those who plant, process, and cook the food we eat.MORE »
“OK ...so I am totally on-board with this... I’ve moved my money to credit unions, and have done business with credit unions, both federal and community, for years, and try to only shop locally in employee-owned and operated businesses. But I haven’t been able to find a financial advisors who can help me find vestments that are consistent with this concept... Help!”
Video: The Swinomish tribe could lose up to 15 percent of their land on low-lying Fidalgo Island to climate-change related sea level rise. They’re working with planners to make sure they can survive—and thrive—in the region’s changing climate.
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