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The Bane And The Boon Of For-Profit Colleges | New York Times

February 25, 2014

Ben Miller, an expert on education policy at the generally liberal New America Foundation, is sympathetic to the Education Department's effort but argues that the proposed rules don't directly address high dropout rates. And they would allow the ...

Jihadist Return Is Said To Drive Attacks In Egypt | New York Times

February 5, 2014

“Egypt is again an open front for jihad,” said Brian Fishman, a researcher in counterterrorism at the New America Foundation in Washington. “The world is being turned on its head, and, for the United States, the ability to rely on Egypt as a ...

The Myth Of Industrial Rebound

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  • Steven Rattner,
  • New America Foundation
January 25, 2014 |

Science|Best-Selling Science Books | New York Times

January 13, 2014

Little Brown. Decades of education at NASA and in outer space provide adrenaline-filled anecdotes. (4). 6 FIVE DAYS AT MEMORIAL by Sheri Fink. Crown. The case of a New Orleans surgeon suspected of euthanizing patients during the Katrina disaster.

Roger Ailes' Permanent Pushback Campaign | New York Times

January 12, 2014

Besides, there are only two audiences that would seem to matter to him — Rupert Murdoch and Fox News viewers — and neither could give a rip what “The Loudest Voice in the Room,” an unauthorized biography of Mr. Ailes by Gabriel Sherman that goes on ...

Gabriel Sherman's 'Loudest Voice in the Room' | New York Times

January 12, 2014

He began appearing at local meetings, Gabriel Sherman writes in his new book, with bodyguard and lawyer in tow, demanding to be heard in opposition to a zoning plan intended to limit future development. He drafted Republican candidates to run for town ...

Biography Casts Critical Light on Fox News Chief | New York Times

January 8, 2014

Roger Ailes was so eager to influence national politics that in the run-up to the 2012 presidential election, he told fellow Fox News executives point-blank: “I want to elect the next president.”

In the corporate thicket of News Corporation, according to a new book, Mr. Ailes dared to battle with Lachlan Murdoch, a son of Rupert Murdoch, the chairman, openly gloating when the younger Mr. Murdoch eventually left his post at the company and even commandeering his chair.

Biography Casts Critical Light On Fox News Chief | New York Times

January 7, 2014

Those episodes are described in “The Loudest Voice in the Room” by Gabriel Sherman, a 560-page biography of Mr. Ailes being published on Jan. 21 by Random House. The book aims to be an exhaustive look at Mr. Ailes's life and his monumental career, ...

How Obama Can Bounce Back in 2014 | New York Times

January 5, 2014

Yet the incongruity of the recovery — good for the well-to-do, not so good for the working class — is beyond dispute, as was well documented recently by Steven Rattner, a former Wall Street executive who led the restructuring of the auto industry in ...

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America in 2013, as Told in Charts

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  • Steven Rattner,
  • New America Foundation
December 30, 2013 |
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