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Nothing Personal

By Heather Hurlburt

May 12, 2016

Heather Hurlburt kicks off our series of essays on why we believe policy is personal with a look at who has the luxury of not taking it pers

Nothing Personal

Heather Hurlburt kicks off our series of essays on why we believe policy is personal with a look at who has the luxury of not taking it pers


Stewarding Society’s Heirlooms

Bina Venkataraman tells the story of how she carefully collected a cherished inheritance—and wonders why we can’t collectively do the same.


Good Teachers Are Important, But They Aren't Enough

As former teacher and present policy writer Laura Bornfreund learned standing in front of her fourth grade class.


Eligible for Luck?

Sade Bruce heard that asked in her nonprofit work—but argues that it shouldn’t be a question in assuring Americans access to assets.


Your Mission: Invite and Include

Ashley Tolbert reveals the not so top secret methods to get women and people of color such as herself into cybersecurity.


Women's Intelligence Isn't Artificial

Which is why Emily Fritcke wants to work to make sure others of her gender are involved in designing future simulations of human behavior.


From Mother to Daughter to Many More

Leila Pedersen traces the ways in which what her mother gave her was made possible by prudent public policy.


The Double-Edged Digital Pen

Priya Kumar explains why technology policy should matter to us all.