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What I’m Reading – January 29, 2017

Photos From the Protest at JFK Airport | Slate 012917 On Saturday in New York, demonstrators converged at JFK International Airport to protest Donald Trump’s executive order banning immigrants from seven predominantly Muslim countries. The crowd outside Terminal 4 of … Continue reading

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Sources – January 24, 2017

Gina Miller Says Facebook Is Failing To Deal With Abuse And Death Threats – BuzzFeed News 012416 Gina Miller, the woman who led the legal case against the government’s process for exiting the European Union and won, has accused Facebook … Continue reading

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Sources – January 23, 2017

A Detailed Forensic Analysis of Melania Trump’s Creepy, Devastating Inauguration Smile/Frown Slate 012317 Is American Democracy Strong Enough for Trump? – POLITICO Magazine 012317 Francis Fukuyama: As an American citizen, I have been rather appalled, like many others, at the … Continue reading

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Sources – January 19, 2017

Kellyanne Conway. Ill-informed. Impetuous. Reckless: The Trump years. – POLITICO 011817 KELLYANNE CONWAY: What are the standards here. … Because I took a little peek at what the headlines about President-elect Obama were eight years ago — whew, talk about … Continue reading

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Attention Economy January 18, 2017

When Outside Art Became In: Obama’s Cultural Legacy – WNYC News – WNYC 011817 In the spring of 2009, the White House held a poetry jam. Out walked a young man, sporting short hair and a sharp black suit. Looking … Continue reading

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Sources – January 17, 2017

Summer Zervos with her lawyer, Gloria Allred, during a news conference on Tuesday announcing the filing of a lawsuit against President-elect Donald J. Trump. [NYT/ Credit Mike Blake/Reuters] Ex-‘Apprentice’ contestant claiming groping, kissing by Trump sues him for defamation – … Continue reading

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Attention Economy January 16, 2017

Trump’s divided state of America – POLITICO 011617 Edward-Isaac Dovere: Donald Trump has done more since being elected to court Vladimir Putin than the 74 million Americans who voted for other presidential candidates—or the tens of millions who didn’t vote … Continue reading

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Attention Economy January 15, 2017

  We the People: public art for the inauguration and beyond by Amplifier Foundation — Kickstarter The Music Donald Trump Can’t Hear – The New Yorker GOP Congressman, Overwhelmed by Constituents Concerned About ACA Repeal, Sneaks Out of Event Early … Continue reading

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Attention Economy August 12, 2016

Gianni Kovacevic's Travels With Tesla – Bloomberg View 080216 Barry Ritholtz: In this week’s Masters in Business podcast, we chat with Gianni Kovacevic, a venture capital investor and energy expert. He is the founder of CO2 Master Solutions Partnership and … Continue reading

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Attention Economy May 20, 2016

Trending Topics – On The Media – WNYC 051316 Bob Garfield : Bob says: "Who cares?!" By asking him about policy flip-flops and speculating about his VP pick, the press is normalizing an abnormal candidate. Instead, they must stay on … Continue reading

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