Topic: Columbia University
Western leaders must support democracy in the Arab world now in 2011 as they did in Central and Eastern Europe in 1989. The time for viewing dictatorships as defenders of Western civilization is finished.
07/27/2011 02:30 pm
New York will offer free land and up to $100 million in infrastructure funds to a university willing to establish a world-class, high-tech school in the city, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Tuesday.
07/20/2011 07:58 pm
The record price of gold and the universal obsession with the sparkling metal make it a parallel global power.
07/16/2011 11:55 am
A chimp experiment gone awry, 'Project Nim' takes an unsettling look at the life of a young chimp raised in a human family.
07/08/2011 05:04 pm
The Cambodian government is stepping up efforts to inform the country about the Khmer Rouge's bloody rule.
06/29/2011 10:26 am
Gates foundation is funding effort in Ghana to turn excrement into biodiesel and methane fuels.
06/15/2011 03:55 pm
Opposition is building to a UN resolution condemning Syria, a reaction to the Libya vote and the result of assertiveness by emerging powers Brazil and India. To many, the UN appears absent.
06/14/2011 06:20 pm
Around the world children are forced to serve in military groups or as laborers or worse. UNICEF's Ironside has set some of them free.
06/13/2011 11:16 am
Philosopher and novelist Rebecca Newberger Goldstein is a humanist whose life and work have been shaped by religion.
06/10/2011 11:21 am
There's a gap between skills US manufacturers want and skills workers have, Obama said during a visit to a hybrid-car repair lab Wednesday. Can job training at community colleges help close it?
06/08/2011 03:33 pm