2012 Press Archive

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The Web Is Turning Us Into Narrow-Minded Drones

April 18, 2012

If you live in Manhattan and get hungry for pizza, you’ll probably want your Google search for “pizza” to return local results. In fact, the… more

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Worth Watching: Pariser, Vaidhyanathan, Morozov and Weisberg On Whether the Internet Is Closing Our Minds

April 17, 2012

They say that anyone who knows what’s good for him will avoid arguing on the Internet. But what of arguing about the Internet? That’s what… more

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Nocera Hits the Bulls-Eye on Magnitsky Act

April 17, 2012

[Commentary magazine quotes Ian Bremmer from an IQ2US debate on China.] …As Nocera notes, our dedication to the rule of law is a big reason… more

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Defining and Debating Cyber Warfare

April 15, 2012

Cyber warfare is a hot topic in the security industry, but what does this term actually mean? At what point does a cyber conflict become… more

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Does the Internet Narrow Our Political Horizons?

April 09, 2012

Does an Internet that cloisters us in ideological cocoons hurt our political life? Or are the Web’s skeptics just the latest in a long line… more

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China’s Not the Big Trade Cheat Harming America’s Domestic Economy

March 16, 2012

Last week Intelligence Squared hosted a debate on whether China does capitalism better than the United States does. The result was a resounding no, and… more

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China Ups U.S. Debt to $1.16 Trillion

March 15, 2012

“We got to know who has all the cards in this relationship. It is not the U.S., because China is the biggest creditor and we… more

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Intelligence Squared U.S. Audience Does Not Agree that “China Does Capitalism Better than America”

March 13, 2012

Last night, Intelligence Squared U.S. continued its spring 2012 season with a sold-out debate and a victory against the motion “China Does Capitalism Better than… more

Why America’s Capitalism Is Better Than China’s

Why America’s Capitalism Is Better Than China’s

March 13, 2012

About three-fourths of the way through Tuesday’s Slate/Intelligence Squared Oxford-style debate on whether China does capitalism better than America, one audience member stood up to… more

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Does China Do Capitalism Better Than America?

March 04, 2012

Four Sinologists, economists, writers, and policy advisers will tackle these questions at the next Slate/Intelligence Squared U.S. live debate on March 13 at NYU’s Skirball… more