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“If you gaze long enough into an abyss, the abyss will gaze back into you.” Friedrich Nietzsche The incredible spectacle of Israeli Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu’s speech to Congress — in which he appeared as much as the leader of the political opposition to the Obama administration as the head of government of an allied…

"Passions still fly on immigration, but surely we can all see something of ourselves in the striving young student, and agree that no one benefits when a hardworking mom is snatched from her child, and that it’s possible to shape a law that upholds our tradition as a nation of laws and a nation of…

"Passions still fly on immigration, but surely we can all see something of ourselves in the striving young student, and agree that no one benefits when a hardworking mom is snatched from her child, and that it’s possible to shape a law that upholds our tradition as a nation of laws and a nation of…

By David Alexander WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Pentagon is scrambling to assess the impact of Congress’ decision last week to approve only a third of the requested funding on the U.S. counterterrorism fight in Syria and Africa, the department’s budget chief said on Monday. An appropriations bill approved on Saturday contained $ 1.3 billion of…

In the wake of an amplified conversation about the number of rape allegations coming from behind the closed doors of the ivory tower, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) and Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) are working to pass a bipartisan bill aimed at increasing transparency and accountability at colleges. But some fear that the recent controversy surrounding…

Over the past year, we’ve seen 10 million additional Americans gain health insurance, leading to a 26 percent drop in adults living without health coverage. This is progress which can’t be adequately quantified by the numbers, and as we approach the third week of our second Open Enrollment period this Thanksgiving weekend, we fully expect…

Over the past year, we’ve seen 10 million additional Americans gain health insurance, leading to a 26 percent drop in adults living without health coverage. This is progress which can’t be adequately quantified by the numbers, and as we approach the third week of our second Open Enrollment period this Thanksgiving weekend, we fully expect…

America has developed a wide number of social innovations that have matured from novel experiments into best practices for healthy societies.  We pioneered new approaches to charitable giving such as the community foundation.  We developed national service into a standard rite for youth development.  But in just a few short years, #GivingTuesday has emerged as…

"Reimagining impact requires leaders who will reimagine and who will be unafraid to do so and ask themselves, beginning with themselves, hard questions and then ask others in their leadership team," former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said in New York today. Clinton was speaking at the 10th anniversary of the Clinton Global Initiative's annual…

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