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The Washington Times
College kids: 20 percent OK with First Amendment violenceANALYSIS/OPINION: The Brookings Institute conducted a survey of 1,500 college
The Washington Times / Posted 20 hours ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: The Brookings Institute conducted a survey of 1,500 college students around the nation, and found fully 44 percent think hate speech — whatever that is — isn’t a First Amendment right. About half that think violence is an OK form... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Amid gloom over North Korea, the tide turns, a silver lining emergesthe boss blowing it up. Jeffrey A Bader is Senior Fellow of Foreign Policy at
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
the boss blowing it up. Jeffrey A Bader is Senior Fellow of Foreign Policy at the John L Thornton China Centre at the Brookings Institute. This commentary first appeared in the Brookings Institute's blog. Read the original commentary... Read more
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Breitbart
Survey: 20% of College Students Support Using Violence to Shut Down Speakersto shut down an offensive speaker. Motivated by what he calls the “narrowing w
Breitbart / Posted yesterday
to shut down an offensive speaker. Motivated by what he calls the “narrowing window of permissible topics” on campus, Brookings Institute Fellow and UCLA Professor John Villasenor set out to uncover exactly how college students felt about the... Read more
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Business Insider
Trump is not an independent$3.5 trillion tax cut would go to the top 1 percent of households, according to
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
$3.5 trillion tax cut would go to the top 1 percent of households, according to the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center at the Brookings Institute. This is almost indistinguishable from tax plans produced by his rivals during the Republican... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pittsburgh needs more startup capital to become e_SSLqplayground of innovatione_SSRqJournalTriblive Online Only Pittsburgh needs more startup capital to become 'p
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
JournalTriblive Online Only Pittsburgh needs more startup capital to become 'playground of innovation' Bruce Katz of the Brookings Institute discusses Pittsburgh's potential for becoming a global innovation hub Wednesday during a gathering of... Read more
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ABC News
Here's what's in Bernie Sanders' 'Medicare-for-all' billwould still primarily receive medical services at private institutions. Matt Fi
ABC News / Posted 7 days ago
would still primarily receive medical services at private institutions. Matt Fielder, a health care policy expert at the Brookings Institute describes the concept this way during an interview with ABC News, "Single payer is about who pays the... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Education Secretary Betsy DeVos to tour Denver autism school, Air Force Academy on Wednesdayand Kansas to promote her “Rethink School” tour. DeVos criticized Denver Publi
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 8 days ago
and Kansas to promote her “Rethink School” tour. DeVos criticized Denver Public Schools in March during a speech at the Brookings Institute in Washington, which ranked the DPS school choice system as tops in the nation for the second straight... Read more
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Slate
Donald Trump Is Not an Independent$3.5 trillion tax cut would go to the top 1 percent of households, according to
Slate / Posted 9 days ago
$3.5 trillion tax cut would go to the top 1 percent of households, according to the nonpartisan Tax Policy Center at the Brookings Institute. This is almost indistinguishable from tax plans produced by his rivals during the Republican... Read more
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Breitbart
Princeton Economist: Nearly Half of U.S. Men Who Dropped Out of Workforce on Opioid Painkillersthe U.S. who dropped out of the workforce are on opioid painkillers, Princeton
Breitbart / Posted 10 days ago
the U.S. who dropped out of the workforce are on opioid painkillers, Princeton University economist Alan Krueger wrote in a Brookings Institute study released this week. “The opioid crisis and depressed labor-force participation are now intertwined... Read more
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CBS News
These are the cities contending to be Amazon's second headquartersa lot of workers with a lot of technical training," said Joseph Parilla, a fell
CBS News / Posted 11 days ago
a lot of workers with a lot of technical training," said Joseph Parilla, a fellow in the Metropolitan Policy program at the Brookings Institute. "We're looking at a combination of factors that might make an attractive labor market, like the quantity... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Princeton Economist: Nearly Half Of Working Age Men Not In The Labor Force Take Opioids Dailythat is forcing men to sit on their couches all day rather than look for work.
Zero Hedge / Posted 12 days ago
that is forcing men to sit on their couches all day rather than look for work. Here's a summary of his findings from the Brookings Institute: The increase in opioid prescriptions from 1999 to 2015 could account for about 20 percent of the... Read more
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CBS 58 Milwaukee
Milwaukee among contending cities for second Amazon headquartersa lot of workers with a lot of technical training," said Joseph Parilla, a fell
CBS 58 Milwaukee / Posted 12 days ago
a lot of workers with a lot of technical training," said Joseph Parilla, a fellow in the Metropolitan Policy program at the Brookings Institute. "We're looking at a combination of factors that might make an attractive labor market, like the quantity... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
VOTE: Could Richmond land new Amazon headquarters?on a lot of workers with a lot of technical training,” Joseph Parilla, a fellow
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 12 days ago
on a lot of workers with a lot of technical training,” Joseph Parilla, a fellow in the Metropolitan Policy program at the Brookings Institute, told CBS News. “We’re looking at a combination of factors that might make an attractive labor market,... Read more
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CBS News
These are the cities contending to be Amazon's seocnd headquartersa lot of workers with a lot of technical training," said Joseph Parilla, a fell
CBS News / Posted 12 days ago
a lot of workers with a lot of technical training," said Joseph Parilla, a fellow in the Metropolitan Policy program at the Brookings Institute. "We're looking at a combination of factors that might make an attractive labor market, like the quantity... Read more
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Roll Call
No Easy Answer for Vulnerable Dems When Trump Sends Inviteis tough [for Democrats]. North Dakota is tougher,” said William Galston, a for
Roll Call / Posted 13 days ago
is tough [for Democrats]. North Dakota is tougher,” said William Galston, a former Clinton White House aide now with the Brookings Institute. “For a Democratic senator from North Dakota, whatever you end up doing substantively, starting off by... Read more
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The Economic Times
Suits & Sayings: ET’s weekly roundup of the wackiest whispers & murmurs in corporate corridorsalso sparked interest. After a superpower Delhi launch, it was the turn of Mumb
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
also sparked interest. After a superpower Delhi launch, it was the turn of Mumbai to host Rakesh Mohan and celebrate the Brookings Institute and Asia Society’s tome on the 25th anniversary of liberalisation. If Lutyens’ libertarians had Manmohan... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Raising The Minimum Wage Has Benefits Way Beyond Creating More Wealth For Workersare more liberal than the United States’ Congress has been in recent years,” Ga
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 20 days ago
are more liberal than the United States’ Congress has been in recent years,” Gary Burtless, a senior economic fellow at the Brookings Institute told NPR. “They feel, as wage levels in general have risen and the cost of living has increased, that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Internet Shutdowns Stifle MediaUS$8.5 million, while a separate 15-day shutdown in the Republic of the Congo c
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
US$8.5 million, while a separate 15-day shutdown in the Republic of the Congo cost over US$72 million, according to a 2016 Brookings Institute report. On 10 April 2017, a creative advocacy proposal was put to the African Network Information Centre... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Soft export growth hurting Chicago, report findshow the regional economy is changing, but not changing fast enough. According
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 29 days ago
how the regional economy is changing, but not changing fast enough. According to the initiative—a joint project of the Brookings Institute and JPMorgan Chase—exports comprise 9.9 percent of our economy and directly support almost 200,000 jobs.... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Trump: Pakistan, India need to do more on Afghanistanbe considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 29 days ago
be considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not be ruled out if conditions don't improve," Brookings Institute Pakistan analyst Bruce Riedel said in February. India engagement Concerns in Islamabad will be... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Trump: Pakistan, India need to do more on Afghanistanbe considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 30 days ago
be considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not be ruled out if conditions don't improve," Brookings Institute Pakistan analyst Bruce Riedel said in February. India engagement Concerns in Islamabad will be... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Trump: Pakistan, India need to do more on Afghanistanbe considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 30 days ago
be considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not be ruled out if conditions don't improve," Brookings Institute Pakistan analyst Bruce Riedel said in February. India engagement Concerns in Islamabad will be... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Trump: Pakistan, India need to do more on Afghanistanbe considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 30 days ago
be considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not be ruled out if conditions don't improve," Brookings Institute Pakistan analyst Bruce Riedel said in February. India engagement Concerns in Islamabad will be... Read more
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News 8000
Trump: Pakistan, India need to do more on Afghanistanbe considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not
News 8000 / Posted 30 days ago
be considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not be ruled out if conditions don't improve," Brookings Institute Pakistan analyst Bruce Riedel said in February. India engagement Concerns in Islamabad will be... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Trump: Pakistan, India need to do more on Afghanistanbe considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not
KECI Missoula / Posted 30 days ago
be considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not be ruled out if conditions don't improve," Brookings Institute Pakistan analyst Bruce Riedel said in February. India engagement Concerns in Islamabad will be... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Trump: Pakistan, India need to do more on Afghanistanbe considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 30 days ago
be considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not be ruled out if conditions don't improve," Brookings Institute Pakistan analyst Bruce Riedel said in February. India engagement Concerns in Islamabad will be... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Trump: Pakistan, India need to do more on Afghanistanbe considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 30 days ago
be considered a state sponsor of terrorism -- a draconian measure -- should not be ruled out if conditions don't improve," Brookings Institute Pakistan analyst Bruce Riedel said in February. India engagement Concerns in Islamabad will be... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Trump calls for Pakistan, India to do more on Afghanistanbe considered a state sponsor of terrorism — a draconian measure — should not b
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 30 days ago
be considered a state sponsor of terrorism — a draconian measure — should not be ruled out if conditions don’t improve,” Brookings Institute Pakistan analyst Bruce Riedel said in February.India engagement Concerns in Islamabad will be heightened... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
MTA fights the City Council over the spoils of public property salesdoes not necessarily hold—a Walmart opening does not definitely bring an auto p
Crain's New York Business / Posted 1 months ago
does not necessarily hold—a Walmart opening does not definitely bring an auto plant with it,” a recent report from the Brookings Institute quoted former National Economic Council head Gene Sperling as saying. article continues below... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
A US president suffers fallout, loses CEO friends and moreKamarck is founding director of the Centre for Effective Public Management and
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 1 months ago
Kamarck is founding director of the Centre for Effective Public Management and senior fellow for governance studies at Brookings Institute. This commentary first appeared in the Brookings Institute FixGov blog. Read the original commentary... Read more
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Eye Witness News
These are the 25 most high-tech cities in the worldIllinois was among the top five in high-tech jobs in the US, with the Windy Cit
Eye Witness News / Posted 1 months ago
Illinois was among the top five in high-tech jobs in the US, with the Windy City making up a big chunk of those spots. Brookings Institute also finds Chicago is a hotbed for urban planning innovation, driven largely by City Digital, a project... Read more
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Roll Call
Will GOP Divergence From Trump Over White Supremacist Comments Last?tainted by Trump’s professed sympathies for white supremacists,” said Sarah Bin
Roll Call / Posted 1 months ago
tainted by Trump’s professed sympathies for white supremacists,” said Sarah Binder, a senior fellow at the liberal-leaning Brookings Institute. Political risks There’s the fear, which many Republicans on and off Capitol Hill have frequently... Read more

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