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Around the World in 30 Days -- November 2015

C. M. Rubin | Posted 11.30.2015 | Education
C. M. Rubin

At the IB Heads World Conference in The Hague, Peter Senge discussed with me the "Education Renaissance," sharing both successful learning strategies and the setbacks to be considered when creating innovative change.

The Global Search for Education: Just Imagine - John Martin

C. M. Rubin | Posted 11.06.2015 | Education
C. M. Rubin

Sanoma Learning is fast replacing the traditional textbook model by developing innovative, captivating media in multiple platforms that can be individualized to meet the demands of specific educational systems.

The Cure for Gilead

Jeffrey Sachs | Posted 08.03.2016 | Business
Jeffrey Sachs

Gilead has the cure for Hepatitis C (HCV) known as Sofosbuvir, which is taken alone or in combination with other drugs. Now we need a cure for Gilead. The lives of 5 million HCV-infected Americans and an estimated 160 million HCV-infected people worldwide are at stake.

CNN: The Cratering News Network

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 11.18.2014 | Business
Reese Schonfeld

It's time for Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes, Turner CEO John Martin, and CNN President Jeff Zucker, to find their way out of this mess.

Time Warner/CNN: Running Scared

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 10.28.2014 | Media
Reese Schonfeld

Bewkes and Martin seem to be following the traditional trail of MBAs -- cut costs, put lipstick on the pig, dress it up and sell it for as much money as you can get and let the buyer worry about the future.

CNN: The Accountant Who Runs a News Business

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 10.21.2014 | Media
Reese Schonfeld

MSNBC ratings have been declining for a while, and CNN has been making slight gains in its audience size. Now is not the time to begin "reducing spending," certainly not if you're trying to maximize "growth and profitability."

Tales of an Extraordinary Madman  

Lionel Rolfe | Posted 09.17.2014 | Los Angeles
Lionel Rolfe

I viewed Bukowski as only doing a limited shtick -- he rarely came into the office himself, but I knew all about him because my friend Judy Lewellen, the city editor, used to go pick up the column. I guess I hadn't understood how popular Bukowski was getting until I was confronted by a book display in London.

The Fall of the House of Turner

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 08.05.2014 | Media
Reese Schonfeld

I believe that it will take a lot of news intelligence and creativity to turn CNN around. Cutting costs and firing guys will not do it.

WATCH: Woman Gets Help For 'Cement Face' Caused By Fake Plastic Surgeon

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.14.2014 | Weird News

For a long time, Rajee Narinesingh didn't want to show her face in public. The 46-year-old Miami resident was a victim of Oneal Ron Morris, a fake ...

Richie Incognito: 'I've Taken Stuff Too Far'

The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 11.11.2013 | Sports

In his first sit-down interview since being suspended, Miami Dolphins guard Richie Incognito admitted he has "taken stuff too far" but insisted that t...

Truvada Truths: The Money's in the Medicine

Steve Drum | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Steve Drum

Truvada is just one of the family of HIV drugs produced by Gilead Sciences, which medicates about 75 percent of people treated for HIV, and all of those treatment regimens retail between $1,000 and $2,500 for 30 tablets.

'Game Of Thrones,' Dance Music Edition

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 05.31.2013 | Entertainment

Tommy Trash and Sebastian Ingrosso's "Reload" was first released last year, but the newer vocal mix courtesy of "Don't You Worry Child" crooner John M...

'Frackademia' Strikes Again at USC With 'Powering California' Study Release

Steve Horn | Posted 05.20.2013 | Green
Steve Horn

"Frackademia" -- shorthand for bogus science, economics and other research results paid for by the oil and gas industry and often conducted by "frackademics" with direct ties to the oil and gas industry -- has struck again in California.

John Martin: Visionary of the Everyday

Adam Rozan | Posted 03.04.2013 | Arts
Adam Rozan

John Martin's work often resembles a still life of sorts, but one in which realities are crossed; his subjects, everyday objects and people, morph into a series of symbols for the viewer to decipher.

Your Guide To Frieze Week 2011

ARTINFO | Posted 12.12.2011 | Arts

LONDON--The circus is back in town. The Frieze Art Fair's big tent has once again been pitched in Regent's Park, and this year it's home to 173 contem...

Q&A With The Martin Agency's John Adams

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.04.2011 | Media

The Martin Agency Chairman & CEO John Martin sat with AOL's David Bell for a discussion touching on both his professional and his personal life. ...

Company-Looting CEO Essentially Barred From Having Sex

New York Post | KIERAN CROWLEY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

A high-flying exec accused of stealing $200 million from his body-armor firm was released on bail yesterday in a deal that effectively bars him from h...