Blog entries from: Global Public Square


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November 29 2014

From Global Public Square Sat Nov 29 2014, 22:51:58

Fareed speaks with Peter Thiel, a founder of PayPal, an early investor in Facebook, and author of Zero to One, about whether we are overestimating the level of innovation. Watch the full interview on a GPS special on innovation in America, this Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. ET on CNN. You've been writing for [...]

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From Global Public Square Sat Nov 29 2014, 13:13:17

Fareed speaks with Walter Isaacson, author of The Innovators: How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution, about why team work is essential to innovation. Watch the full interview on a GPS special on innovation in America, this Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. ET on CNN. The most important thing part of [...]

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From Global Public Square Sat Nov 29 2014, 13:06:10

Fareed speaks with Uber CEO Travis Kalanick about the link between failure and entrepreneurship in Silicon Valley. Watch the full interview on a GPS special on innovation in the United States, this Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. ET on CNN. People always say in Silicon Valley... the great thing about the place is you can fail. [...]

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From Global Public Square Sat Nov 29 2014, 13:03:08

Fareed speaks with Linda Rottenberg, co-founder of Endeavor and author of Crazy is a Compliment, about what makes a good entrepreneur. Watch the full interview on a GPS special on innovation in America, this Sunday at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. ET on CNN. For you, an entrepreneur is somebody who is not always a tech [...]

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November 28 2014

From Global Public Square Fri Nov 28 2014, 02:38:29

By Fareed Zakaria Opponents of President Obama's recent action on immigration -- and of any kind of legalization policy for undocumented workers -- often argue that these initiatives are not fair to America's legal immigrants. These people, it is said, played by the rules, followed the law, paid their taxes and are horrified to see [...]

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November 25 2014

From Global Public Square Tue Nov 25 2014, 18:33:52

Watch "Fareed Zakaria GPS," Sundays at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. ET on CNN Fareed speaks with Ernesto Zedillo, an economist who served as president of Mexico and is now the director of the Yale Center for the Study of Globalization, and Ethan Nadelmann, the executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance, about the war [...]

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From Global Public Square Tue Nov 25 2014, 18:26:51

Jorge Soto is a Mexico-based entrepreneur. This is the seventh in a series of articles from the World Economic Forum on the key challenges facing the world in 2015 as part of their Outlook on the Global Agenda. The views expressed are his own. Since the global economy crashed in 2008, there has been an [...]

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November 24 2014

From Global Public Square Mon Nov 24 2014, 17:45:13

For more What in the World watch Sundays at 10 a.m. & 1 p.m. ET on CNN By Global Public Square staff Here on television news, we spend a lot of time and energy talking about terrorism. Last week began with video released of another gruesome murder of an American by the Islamic State of Iraq [...]

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From Global Public Square Mon Nov 24 2014, 14:39:00

Watch "Fareed Zakaria GPS," Sundays at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. ET on CNN By Fareed Zakaria Many believe the American economy has some inherent advantages over its major competitors - a more flexible structure, stronger entrepreneurial traditions, a more demographically dynamic society. Well, along comes a fascinating new book that says, you ain't seen [...]

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November 22 2014

From Global Public Square Sat Nov 22 2014, 22:21:20

Watch "Fareed Zakaria GPS," Sundays at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. ET on CNN On GPS this Sunday: First, Fareed offers his take on how despite the gloomy mood among many voters at this month's midterm elections, the United States might be well-placed for success moving forward. "If one looks at the rest of the [...]

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