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Latinos make up 15% of active duty military personnel, including 21% of active duty Marines. https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/our-veteranos-a-legacy-of-valor/ @AspenLatinos
You may not understand the founding fathers' intention behind impeachment, says @CassSunstein. https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/who-would-the-founders-impeach/ #AspenIdeas
Today's 5 best ideas: http://as.pn/ideas from @propublica @jstor_daily @voxdotcom @_reallifemag @NatGeo
12 novels.📚 4 story collections.📖 6 debut voices.🗣 Here are the 16 books on the longlist for the @AspenWords Literary Prize, a $35,000 award for a work of fiction that addresses a vital contemporary issue: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/aspen-words-literary-prize-announces-longlist-of-16-titles-for-2020-award/ #AspenLitPrize
@AspenPolicyHub Fellow @BNonnecke says California's recent Anti-Deepfake Law has too many loopholes for malicious actors and puts too little responsibility on platforms: https://www.wired.com/story/opinion-californias-anti-deepfake-law-is-far-too-feeble/ via @WIRED
🏫 150 eligible institutions. 🏆 $1 million prize. 🎓 Here are the top institutions eligible to compete for the #AspenPrize for Community College Excellence: http://as.pn/prize @AspenHigherEd
Along with physical injuries, the emotional impact of a shooting can be lifelong. Check out this 2018 @aspenideas talk to learn about how gun violence is a mental health crisis for youth: https://www.aspenideas.org/sessions/gun-violence-a-mental-health-crisis-for-youth
"It is nearly impossible to accurately predict school shootings," writes @odtanner. The @AspenPolicyHub Fellow explains how the facts do not offer a lot of hope for a big data solution to school violence: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/big-data-will-not-stop-school-violence/
RT @AspenWords: Our #AspenLitPrize nominees grapple with tough issues like racial injustice, family separation & opioid addiction in their…
RT @theferocity: Congrats to the writers longlisted for the #AspenLitPrize! I’m looking forward to reading all of your books and judging th…
Today's 5 best ideas: http://as.pn/ideas from @cnn @prosyn @verge @qz @bostonreview
RT @DanPorterfield: Great fiction bridges divides and illuminates political, racial and socioeconomic issues in new ways. Today, @AspenWord…
JUST ANNOUNCED: These 16 books are on the longlist for the @AspenWords Literary Prize, a $35,000 award for a work of fiction that addresses a vital contemporary issue. 📚 https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/aspen-words-literary-prize-announces-longlist-of-16-titles-for-2020-award/ #AspenLitPrize
RT @NPRbooks: THE OTHER AMERICANS and THE NICKEL BOYS are among the books longlisted for this year's #AspenLitPrize -- our coverage is here…
RT @AspenWords: Fiction can bridge divides across political, racial and socioeconomic lines. Here is the longlist for the 2020 Aspen Words…
The @AspenWords Literary Prize honors fiction that illuminates a vital contemporary issue and demonstrates the transformative power of literature. 📖 Before the 2020 #AspenLitPrize longlist is announced tomorrow, learn about the 2019 winner: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/tayari-jones-wins-aspen-words-literary-prize-for-her-novel-an-american-marriag e/
2019 @McNultyPrize winner @kelseywirth1 co-founded @MothersOutFront, which is mobilizing a national movement of moms and families for bold climate action! 🌎 http://mcnultyfound.org/impact/stories/mothers-out-front #McNultyPrize
Registration for #AspenIdeasHealth and the #AspenIdeas Festival 2020 is now open! http://aspenideas.org/pages/register @aspenideas
RT @aspenideas: ANNOUNCED: #AspenIdeas and #AspenIdeasHealth 2020 passes are now available! Join thought leaders from around the globe in d…
How does the process of impeachment really work? Harvard Law professor @CassSunstein gives a nonpartisan, historical guide on this episode of @aspenideas To Go: https://www.aspenideas.org/podcasts/impeachment-a-citizens-guide-with-cass-sunstein #AspenIdeas
RT @Aspen_BOI: "Today we struggle with an economy that is by many measures successful, but still leaves many feeling left out." @conway_ma…
How do we ensure that everyone shares in the wealth that businesses generate? Join today's conversation with @AspenWorkforce, @Aspen_BOI, and @DemocracyCollab via livestream: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/events/building-a-democratic-economy-how-do-we-create-prosperity-for-all #talkopportunity
RT @AspenWorkforce: Ready to #talkopportunity? From #employeeownership to socially conscious investing, leaders across the country are adva…
“The Statue of Liberty is weeping right now,” said @madeleine when she spoke to us at @AspenSecurity Forum this summer. 🔊Hear her thoughts on immigration, women in leadership, and more on the new episode of #AspenInsight: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/madeleine-albright-on-leadership-immigration-and-her-brooch-collection/ #AspenSecurity
2/3 of Americans support DACA, and the policy already enjoys bipartisan support in Congress, writes Monica Lozano of @AspenLatinos. https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/congress-must-protect-dreamers/
RT @AspenWords: We're looking forward to announcing the longlist for the Aspen Words Literary Prize this Thursday, Nov 14 with @NPRbooks. O…
@BernardJTyson was an advocate and leader whose voice in health care will be missed. https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/bernard-tyson-visionary-leader-in-health/
RT @WajahatAli: Give my interview with Gaby a listen today to understand the human consequences of #SCOTUS decision on DACA. https://t.co/…
If we want to have a conversation about national identity, immigrant voices must be heard. What are 10 things every American should know? https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/understanding-american-identity-means-listening-immigrants/ @AspenCitizen #WEASK
@GabyPacheco1 was the first undocumented Latina to testify in front of Congress and has spearheaded efforts that led to DACA. On the @aspenideas To Go podcast, hear her and @WajahatAli discuss fighting for immigrants: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/podcasts/off-stage-2-fighting-for-immigrants/
RT @AspenInstitute: Bernard J. Tyson was an advocate and leader whose voice in health care will be missed. Tyson championed affordable and…
“What we are tapping into with @MothersOutFront is that fierce determination to protect your kids.” Learn how this year’s @McNultyPrize winner is leading the transition to clean energy and a livable climate for future generations: http://mcnultyfound.org/ideas/mothers-out-front-and-kelsey-wirth-win-the-2019-mcnulty-prize #McNultyPrize
Today's 5 best ideas: http://as.pn/ideas from @cnn @ucberkeley @citylab @defenseone @bbcnews
Today, Nobel Prize-winning economist @RobertJShiller discusses his new book, Narrative Economics: How Stories Go Viral and Drive Major Economic Events, in conversation with @idarademacher of @AspenFSP. Watch the livestream at noon ET: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/events/book-talk-with-robert-j-shiller-on-narrative-economics/https://www.aspeninstitute.org/events/book-talk-with-robert-j-shiller-on-narrative-economics/
“What we are tapping into with @MothersOutFront is that fierce determination to protect your kids.” Learn how this year’s @McNultyPrize winner is leading the transition to clean energy and a livable climate for future generations:http://mcnultyfound.org/ideas/mothers-out-front-and-kelsey-wirth-win-the-2019-mcnulty-prize #McNultyPrize
Learn how Amazon is turning veterans into technologists: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/of-interest/amazon-welcomes-first-graduates-of-program-to-turn-veterans-into-technologists/ #VeteransDay
How should a non-veteran celebrate #VeteransDay? 1️⃣Serve 2️⃣Learn 3️⃣Support 4️⃣Connect 5️⃣Welcome 6️⃣Invest 7️⃣Show Gratitude https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/how-celebrate-veterans-day-especially-if-you-arent-veteran/
RT @AspenInstitute: Moral injury has been talked about for years, but has taken a backseat to PTSD. https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/unseen-wounds-war-moral-injury/ #VeteransDay
Bernard J. Tyson was an advocate and leader whose voice in health care will be missed. Tyson championed affordable and accessible treatment along with preventive care. https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/bernard-tyson-visionary-leader-in-health/
Moral injury has been talked about for years, but has taken a backseat to PTSD. https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/unseen-wounds-war-moral-injury/ #VeteransDay
Today's 5 best ideas: http://as.pn/ideas from @nautilusmag @politicomag @conversationus @popsci @theweek
RT @AspenLatinos: Did you know, Latinos make up 15% of active-duty military personnel? This #Veteransday2019, Rodrigo Garcia, our board mem…
What do we owe our #veterans, what can we learn from them, and what new strategies can we use to keep them healthy and productive in civilian society? Listen to this @aspenideas To Go episode to find out. 🔊http://aspenideas.org/collections/when-warriors-return-america-and-its-veterans #veteransday2019
11 terms you should know to better understand structural racism: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/structural-racism-definition/
Learn about the history behind the debate over paying NCAA athletes: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/history-behind-debate-paying-ncaa-athletes/ #AspenSportsLab
The US incarcerates more individuals than any other nation, holding nearly 25% of the world’s prisoners. Learn more in the new report from @AspenFCS: https://aspencommunitysolutions.org/report/ending-this-place-of-torment-a-framework-for-transforming-the-criminal-justice-continuum/
What does it mean to lead change in a changing world? Eli Malinsky of @AspenBizSociety gives us his take: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/what-i-learned-over-4-days-with-100-corporate-change-makers/ #FirstMovers
"If we vote, if we elect government representatives that support our voices as tribal youth, then we can make meaningful progress." —@GraduateIsabel, @Center4Native Champion For Change https://thenext100.org/native-youth-5-reasons-your-vote-matters-in-2020/ @TheNext100
Only 39% of women 18-65 are part of the workforce in Central America. 🔊 Hear @McNultyPrize Laureates @MariaPacheco4 and @alekissling discuss how they're working to confront barriers and expand opportunity for women on the #AspenInsight podcast: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/podcasts/confronting-machismo-in-central-america/
California's recent Anti-Deepfake Law has too many loopholes for malicious actors and puts too little responsibility on platforms, @AspenPolicyHub Fellow @BNonnecke writes in a @WIRED op-ed: https://www.wired.com/story/opinion-californias-anti-deepfake-law-is-far-too-feeble/. https://www.wired.com/story/opinion-californias-anti-deepfake-law-is-far-too-feeble/
Child care is essential for working parents and can cost more than college. 💰 Free day care would help all families, including poor families. 👨‍👩‍👧‍👦 @conway_maureen & @mpopov1229 explain how free day care is a better investment than free college: https://www.aspeninstitute.org/blog-posts/free-college-is-good-but-free-day-care-is-better/
🏫 150 eligible institutions. 🏆 $1 million prize. 🎓 Here are the top institutions eligible to compete for the #AspenPrize for Community College Excellence: http://as.pn/prize @AspenHigherEd
 
 
 
 
 
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