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    How the media portrayed the Taliban’s attack on Malala

    After the Taliban attempted to assassinate Malala Yousafzai, Pakistani newspapers used common language to describe the attack, which suggests the media has influence in changing social perceptions of the...

    • September 30, 2016
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  • Boris Johnson
    Boris Johnson is a weird choice Making Boris Johnson – who led the Brexit campaign and has the same hairdresser as Donald Trump – Foreign Minister is sure to go down as one of...

    • July 14, 2016
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    The Sharing Economy

    The End of Employment and the Rise of Crowd-Based Capitalism By Arun Sundararajan Sharing isn’t new. Giving someone a ride, having a guest in your spare room, running errands...

    • July 12, 2016
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    These 3 things make a company truly innovative

    What are the world’s most exciting innovations? The answer may come from the World Economic Forum’s new class of Technology Pioneers, announced today. The 30 awardees come from seven...

    • July 8, 2016
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    Making Sense of Brexit 

    Global Affairs As policies, the recent developments in Britain seem irrational. But the problems underpinning the Brexit vote really aren’t about policies, so they aren’t amenable to policy analysis...

    • June 30, 2016
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    Brexit – A very bad flu that UK caught

    Richard Branson said this morning that the Brexit vote has reduced the value of Virgin by thirty percent. There are lots of Richard Branson’s in Britain at the moment...

    • June 29, 2016
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    Jo Cox: Proud Yorkshire lass who became local MP

    Jo Cox was the Labour MP for Batley and Spen She was a self-proclaimed “proud Yorkshire lass” whose work for charity took her around the world and whose political...

    • June 22, 2016
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    8 digital skills we must teach our children

    The social and economic impact of technology is widespread and accelerating. The speed and volume of information have increased exponentially. Experts are predicting that 90% of the entire population...

    • June 22, 2016
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    This country made so much clean energy it had to pay people to use it

    On a bright and blustery day last month, a surreal event took place in the world of German energy prices. Sunny and windy weather lit up the country’s solar...

    • June 22, 2016
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    How technology is cracking the world’s toughest problems

    3 ways technology is cracking the world’s toughest problems The sun is setting on old ways of tackling social problems. Social entrepreneurship – applying innovative, market-based models to solve...

    • June 9, 2016
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