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  • Artificial Intelligence: The Robots Are Now Hiring

    Hiring is undergoing a profound revolution. Since skills have a shorter and shorter shelf life, companies are moving away from assessing candidates based on their resumes and skills, towards making hiring decisions based on people’s personalities.
  • How American's Give

    The articles in this section are personality profiles of people who have worked towards some noble cause. The article concentrates on trying to analyze what makes people philanthropic.The investigators found that cultural, social and ethnic background plays a role in philanthropic activities.
  • Faces of Violence

    Rolling Stone reports that "The militia member who stockpiles weapons for "war" with the U.S. government, the activist who urges followers to murder abortion doctors, the congressman who votes to repeal the ban on assault weapons, the radio host who instructs listeners how to shoot to kill. They're all tied together by a single thread: guns. Together, the 45 politicians, paramilitary leaders, anti-abortionists, lobbyists, manufacturers and others listed below bear a significant responsibility for the pernicious plague of firearms in this country, a proliferation that has helped fashion an old band of hateful crackpots into a new and dangerous threat..."