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TVM Dialog List 1021
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A listing of the TVM Dialog in date uploaded / date modified order
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Measuring Happiness in Seattle

THE HAPPINESS INITIATIVE TOOLKIT ... A Toolkit for creation of our own Happiness Initiative
Open file 1001
Social Activism ... USA
Occupy Detroit

Challenges don't deter Occupy Detroit protesters from getting out their message
Open file 1002
Society and Economics ... USA
What is a President to do?

Obama uses executive orders to bypass Congress
Open file 1003
People ... USA
Paul Wolfowitz

Rachel Maddow talking about how wrong was Paul Wolfowitz ... over and over again! Where is there accountability?
Open file 1004
People ... Ethicist
Harriet Washington

'Deadly Monopolies': Medical Ethicist Harriet Washington on How Firms are Taking Over Life Itself
Open file 1005
Organizations ... Think Tanks
The Capital Institute

The Capital Institute is a non-partisan, transdisciplinary Collaborative Space, founded in 2009 by former JPMorgan Managing Director John Fullerton.
Open file 1006
People ... Economists
Herman Daly

Capital Institute Guest Post: Limits to Growth - Forty More Years? ... From The Next Forty Years, Jorgen Randers, ed. (forthcoming)
Open file 1007
Social Activism
Wall Street protests echo in Tokyo

We are influenced by protests in the US but we want to develop our own way of gaining a stable future
Open file 1008
Social Activism ... USA
Occupy Oakland ... Michael Moore visits

Michael Moore: 'There’s No Turning Back!' and a lot more
Open file 1009
Society and Economy ... USA
Key economic trends

A collection of graphs about key economic measures
Open file 1010
Social Activism
What shjould be the OWS demands?

Occupy Wall Street’s Silver Bullet: Publicly Financed Campaigns
Open file 1011
Government and Governance ... USA
The high cost of government

Fed. Government Pays IT Contractors Nearly Twice As Much As Its Own IT Workers
Open file 1012
Organization ... Education
Khan Academy

This has the potential to be as good as Harvard, and cost about the same as Harvard's landscaping budget!
Open file 1013
Happiness
The happiness component of economic performance

PLACEHOLDER
Open file 1014
People ... Media
Lou Dobbs

Lou Dobbs has a show that celebrates the wealthy and the capitalist state ... and not very tolerant of alternative views
Open file 1015
People ... Media
Bill Maher

Bill Maher has a show that is never 'politically correct' but is full of humor
Open file 1016
Organizations ... Think Tanks
New Economics Foundation (NEF)

The New Economic Foundation On The Origination Of Money
Open file 1017
Food and Agriculture
Aquaponics

Family Fish Farms (FFF)
Open file 1018
Military Affairs
Mercernaries

UN warns of increasing use of mercernaries ... Expert group sees major expansion in military and security companies operating without regulation or accountability.
Open file 1019
Society and Economy ... USA
Another world is possible

Paul Rosenberg: Occupy Wall Street: Another world is possible ... Obama's rightward shift since taking office has alienated many former supporters, helping to fuel the 'Occupy' movement.
Open file 1020
Organizations ... Banking
Allied Home Mortgage

Now in the news for 'pervasive mortgage fraud' ... being sued for massive scheming to create mortgages
Open file 1021
Organizaitons ... Banks
MF Global

MF Global files for backruptcy
Open file 1022
People ... Arms Traders
Viktor Bout

Intentions at Heart of Arms-Trafficking Case
Open file 1023
Society and Economics
The US Government Debt debate

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP) rport: Democrats Offer Significant Concessions ... Plan Is to the Right of Bowles-Simpson and Gang of Six
Open file 1024
People ... Social Entrepreneurs
Sir Fazle Hasan Abed

Sir Fazle Hasan Abed, founder of BRAC, wins world’s largest education prize in Qatar at the WISE Conference
Open file 1025
Vision
A vision of the future circa 1950

Pet Shop Boys - This Used To Be The Future. In the 1950s almost anything seemed to be possible.
Open file 1026
Country ... Greece
Greek Financial Crisis

Greek move on referendum creates chaos ... Papandreou's cabinet backs him as ripples from Athens reach Wall Street, where the Dow Jones index plunges.
Open file 1027
Happiness
An initiative of Action for Happiness

Happiness Challenge - Action for Happiness ... in cooperation with the BBC
Open file 1028
People ... USA
Rachel Maddow

Rachel Maddow Show
Open file 1029
Society and Economy ... UK
Britain's irrational faith in capitalism

The almost religious veneration of the current economic system does not allow any thoughts for a 'Plan B'.
Open file 1030
People ... Arms Traders
Meet Viktor Bout, the Real-Life 'Lord of War'

Meet Viktor Bout, the Real-Life 'Lord of War' ... an article in Mother Jones from 2007
Open file 1031
Organizations ... Banks
Goldman Sachs

Not only does Goldman Sachs do big bad things ... but is also small minded.
Open file 1032
Happiness
Many different voices

YouTube Videos ... and other material being organized A WORKING FILE NOT FOR PRESENTATION
Open file 1033
Happiness
Nic Marks - TED talk - Part 1 and 2

Nic Marks - Founder of the Centre for Well-being
Open file 1034
Happiness
Nic Marks: The Happy Planet Index

Statistician Nic Marks asks why we measure a nation's success by its productivity -- instead of by the happiness and well-being of its people.
Open file 1035
Media and Communications
TED Talks

About TED Talks, the technology, the network and what it is doing for informed discussion
Open file 1036
Philanthropy
Bill Gates on Malaria

Bill Gates at Long Beach California Feb2009 1 of 2 Mosquito & Malaria
Open file 1037
Music
Music more valuable than armies

Laal - Dehshatgardi Murdabad (Death to Terrorism)
Open file 1038
Organizations ... Banks
Allied Home Mortgage Capital Corp

Nov 2011 ... Federal prosecutors has sued the company and two top executives, accusing them of running a massive fraud scheme
Open file 1039
Freedom ... Egypt
An interview with Noor Ayman Nour

Egyptian activist speaks out about the detention of Alaa Abdel Fatah and military trials.
Open file 1040
Technology
Incredible power of modern IT

Fighting in the Fifth Dimension ... Innovations in technology are changing the tactics of modern-day conflict, turning the cyberworld into a new frontline.
Open file 1041
Social Activism ... USA
The all-American occupation

In the US, the 'Occupy' movement is in line with a deep historical suspicion of Wall Street and the financial elite.
Open file 1042
Social Activism
Occupy the European Central Bank

The European Central Bank is responsible for the wreckage that has overtaken the Eurozone, economist says.
Open file 1043
People ... Economists
Paul Krugman

Paul Krugman: An Indispensible Man
Open file 1044
Social Activism
Student Debt

Student Debt
Open file 1045
People
Starts with a pollution

Starts with a pollution
Open file 1046
People ... Arms Traders
Victor Bout

Victor Bout Conflict Awareness Project
Open file 1047
Terms of Service
Quora

Terms of Service ... Quora
Open file 1048
Organizations ... Civil Society
Center for Community Change

Campaign for Community Change is the action arm of Center for Community Change
Open file 1049
Security
Responsibility ... high crime ... firing police!

An example of how prevailing metrics for socio-economic management deliver wrong results
Open file 1050
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