Sometimes, serving others can be a wonderfully self-serving experience. Take Christina Chen, a fast-rising star at Microsoft who was recently named by Business Insider as one of the “most powerful women engineers in the world.” She began...Show More Summary
Revered physician and future 2016 also-ran Dr. Ben Carson offered a helpful lesson in both anatomy and political science. Read more...
Inside a recent New Yorker article on Donald Trump and the politics behind his rise, there's a curious nugget worth contemplating. (To be sure, the entire lengthy story is worth the read.) The article's author, Evan Osnos, watched the first Republican debate in early August alongside Matthew Heimbach, a well-known young white supremacist, and a group […]
Well I don't know about that but they are actually panicky. Even ultra-spinning in-the-bag hack Greg Sargent at the Washington Post's Plum Line (note that no conservatives get their own political column) admitted that this makes it official: The Democrats...
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Self-deprecating humor used to be an invaluable tool for connecting with voters. Now? Not so much.
Stephen Kelly moved to Myanmar in 2013 to document the country’s political and economic transformation after decades of military rule. He would often ride his bicycle down Yangon’s Bogyoke Aung San Street past the Waziya Cinema and stop to take a look. Show More Summary
In mid-August, Chris Cillizza of The Washington Post provided further evidence of how our political system is both badly broken and dominated by insiders. ?Dear Democrats,? he wrote, ?It’s too
Business Insider is hiring a Video Editor. The role The role includes editing videos across a range of subjects, focused on breaking and viral news, but also including politics, entertainment, and more. It also involves editing video for multiple mediums, from Facebook to Snapchat to YouTube, in addition to our website. Show More Summary
The Donald Had Landed Trump’s 2016 hit show is driving the political elite crazy Inside Preparations for the Pope’s Visit The Archbishop who saved a diocese gets ready for Francis A Strange New Way to Solve Crimes The bacteria growing in and on the human body is so unique—and so revealing—that scientists believe germs will…
Tuesday’s news that former DeKalb ethics board chairman John Ernst is running for mayor of Brookhaven could have significant political ramifications both inside and outside the city limits. First is the race itself. Ernst is wisely running on an open and accountable government platform, an issue that has plagued the city’s political leaders ever since […]
Business Insider's Politics vertical is looking for a paid intern in our Manhattan office. If you're already following the presidential candidates on their campaign trails, tuning in to the debates, and staying up on the latest on Twitter, this is the internship for you. Show More Summary
Trump is not just a disruption to the state of American politics. He is its incarnation. Flagrantly objectionable and willfully offensive, by design, Donald speaks out loud white America's inside voice. America is losing, he cries, exasperated. Show More Summary
"Show Me a Hero" is a new miniseries on HBO from David Simon ("The Wire") and Paul Haggis ("Crash"), starring Oscar Isaac ("Inside Llewyn Davis"). It is the story of racial, class, and political tensions in 1970's Yonkers, New York,Show More Summary
Iran's nuclear deal and the improving Iran-West political and economic relationships have spurred various reactions among Iranian people inside and outside of Iran. The mainstream media has predominantly focused on the thousands of Iranians...Show More Summary
Who needs Fox when you've got these guys around? From CNN's New Day during their daily bit mirroring John King's Sunday Show, Inside Politics, King and his cohorts, The Washington Post's Ed O'Keefe and The Daily Beast's Jackie Kucinich...Show More Summary
Chicago Sun-Times Political insiders harrumph about Donald Trump’s small campaign operation, which should be no surprise. This is, after all, our first Speed-Dial Presidential Campaign, so who needs a small army of consultants and gofers? But it’s not just major broadcast and cable networks on the other end of the speed-dialing. Show More Summary
Above: Texas governor Coke Stevenson, the ideal leader for the modern administator Why was Steve Salaita fired, without the process he was due, because of political views he expressed, in obvious defiance of the most basic norms of academic freedom? John Wilson, who has been doing fantastic work on this from the beginning, has a […]
No one in national politics is more plugged in with ALEC, the lobbyist-charged right-wing legislative group transforming American politics at the state level, than presidential candidate Scott Walker. Brian Murphy gives us an inside look at the pay for play, transformative politics Walker wants to bring to the White House.
So a significant buzz has developed around the book The Speechwriter: A Brief Education in Politics, a memoir by a highly literate fellow named Barton Swaim, who managed to find...