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The Hackers of Oz

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How do we win a war that can’t be seen? Anne-Marie Slaughter goes behind the cyber curtain to find out by speaking with ASU Future of War Fellow Shane Harris about his new book, @War: The Rise of the Military-Internet Complex.

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The Good War

EVENT November 21, 2014 12:15 pm– 1:45 pm

Friday November 21, 2014

12:15 pm – 1:45 pm


The story of how this good war went so bad may well turn out to be a defining tragedy of the 21st century—yet as acclaimed war correspondent Jack Fairweather explains, it should also give us reason to hope for an outcome grounded in Afghan reality, rather than our own.

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The Responsive City

EVENT December 03, 2014 6:30 pm– 8:15 pm

Wednesday December 03, 2014

6:30 pm – 8:15 pm


[u'New America NYC', u'199 Lafayette Street Suite 3B', u'New York, NY 10012']

How can emerging technologies and data analytics improve life in our cities? How to we enshrine democratic discourse and citizen participation even as urban processes become more automated?

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policy paper | November 21, 2014 | Education Policy
Skills for Success

Skills for Success

Supporting and Assessing Key Habits, Mindsets, and Skills in PreK-12

New report highlights trends and raises important considerations for schools in supporting and assessing a more comprehensive set of student “skills for success”—and explores how assessments of these skills could be used to inform school improvement and accountability strategies.

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article | November 20, 2014
Being Present Instead of Perfect

Being Present Instead of Perfect

For a lot of American families today, the dinner table can feel a minefield, haunted by the ghosts of Leave It To Beavers past and the present-day social and economic pressures to serve up from-scratch meals. The pressure for mealtime perfection can get overwhelming, even for a professional like Cat Cora, the first female Iron Chef.

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article | November 20, 2014
Tehran’s Nuclear Playbook

Tehran’s Nuclear Playbook

Sanam Vakil

The fast-approaching November 24 deadline for an Iran nuclear deal is a “now or never” opportunity to end Iran’s longstanding international isolation. Read more about this decisive week for Iran and its future in the latest Weekly Wonk.

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article | November 20, 2014
The Cult of Kiddie Danger

The Cult of Kiddie Danger

Lenore Skenazy

The new American religion, the Cult of Kiddie Danger, is founded on the unshakable belief that our kids are in constant danger from everyone and everything.

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podcast | November 20, 2014
The Hackers of Oz

The Hackers of Oz

New America

How do we win a war that can’t be seen? Anne-Marie Slaughter goes behind the cyber curtain to find out by speaking with ASU Future of War Fellow Shane Harris about his new book, @War: The Rise of the Military-Internet Complex.

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