One of the three candidates in the race to head the World Bank has pulled out, calling the selection process a “political exercise”.
Tuesday’s argument on the individual mandate portion of the ACA went very well for opponents of the healthcare law. Paul Clement, representing the states, is a brilliant oralist, and he … read more »
The constitutional challenge to the Affordable Care Act (ACA) presents a real chance that the US supreme court will strike down a central part of an incumbent administration’s agenda since … read more »
Management consultant and business expert Peter Cohan does not plan on investing in Facebook stock any time soon. The author of 10 business books, including Capital Rising and Export Now, … read more »
In the past few weeks alone, Bank of America, Goldman Sachs, Cisco Systems and Borders have all announced massive layoffs. Borders is closing its retail stores, auctioning off its holdings … read more »
Alex is standing outside the “peace wall” in Peckham, a woodchip board covering the broken window of Rye Lane’s Poundland, which is full of messages of community solidarity. His explanation … read more »
1book140 follows last summer’s One Book, One Twitter club, which saw 12,000 people discussing Neil Gaiman’s American Gods on the micro-blogging site. Originator Jeff Howe, author of Crowdsourcing and a … read more »