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Why Writers Make Great Employees

Jim Sollisch | Posted 05.15.2016 | Business
Jim Sollisch

When I finished my MA in English in 1982, I was completely unqualified to do anything but teach composition or Intro to Lit as an adjunct instructor at universities. The business world was another country. I had no passport. I didn't know the language. And I was afraid the inhabitants were barbarians.

News Corp. Worth 50% More Without Murdoch

Bloomberg | Posted 09.17.2011 | Media

What’s News Corp. (NWSA) really worth? At least 50 percent more without Rupert Murdoch. The company, which owns the Fox TV networks and the Wall ...

From Shared Sacrifice to Shared Prosperity

Michael Likosky | Posted 07.28.2011 | Politics
Michael Likosky

Today, we would rather bicker amongst ourselves than find ways of working together as a team to open up the economy, and rapidly grow our pie. As a result, we find ourselves embracing a no-jobs in our back yard philosophy.

BALLET: Peter Pan At San Francisco's Threesixty Theater

Wall Street Journal | DAVID LITTLEJOHN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

By DAVID LITTLEJOHN San Francisco As the opening of what the producers hope will be a 20-month-long U.S. run--beginning with a stay of several month...

Guest Blog: McCarthyism and Climate Change

Giles Slade | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Giles Slade

Climate change denialists adopt bold new tactics; intimidation, cyber-bullying, break-ins and incidents of industrial espionage.

Tsunami of pro-charter school opinion in NY dailies

Leonie Haimson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Leonie Haimson

Before the state raised its cap on charter schools last month, New Yorkers were inundated with a flood of TV, radio and internet ads from the hedge-fu...

Pinochet Did Not Make Chile Safe for Earthquakes

Ben Cohen | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ben Cohen

Predictably, free market ideologues have managed to inject themselves into the latest natural disaster in Chile.

Bond Fund Goliath Pimco Hires Head Of Government's $700 Billion Tarp Program; Citizens Pick Up Your Slings!

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

Pimco's hiring of Neel Kashkari is a slap in the face for a public who is sated with examples of government handouts to the undeserving and the revolving door coziness perpetuated at public expense and detriment.

Don't Get Fooled Again: How To Spot An Internet Hoax

Diane Tucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Diane Tucker

Today we know there's no such person as Martin Eisenstadt. He was nothing but a hoax. The truth was established way back in June, thanks to good sleuthing by a blogger.