Robert Jennings

CULTURE

Celebrities Give Bribery The Old College Try

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
The Department of Justice is calling the college admissions cheating scheme 'Operation Varsity Blues.

DEMOCRACY

How The World's Largest Democracy Casts Its Ballots

How The World's Largest Democracy Casts Its Ballots

Poorvi Vora
About 600 million Indian citizens are expected to cast their votes over a period of 39 days ending May 19, in the ongoing election for their country’s parliament.

ECONOMY

Are We Fiddling While The World Burns, Floods, And Dies?

Are We Fiddling While The World Burns, Floods, And Dies?

Robert Jennings, InnerSelf.com
The idea that has been passed around by most conservative and liberal government leaders and representatives is that little can be done for the people because "money" is in short supply.

ENVIRONMENT

Seeing The Planet Break Down In Climate Crisis Is Depressing – How To Turn Your Pain Into Action

Seeing The Planet In Climate Crisis Is Depressing – Turn Your Pain Into Action

Cameron Brick
Environmentalism can feel like a drag. People trying to reduce their environmental impact often feel stressed and inadequate, and those who aren’t can feel judged and resentful.

JUSTICE

How Uber And Other Digital Platforms Can Trick Us Using Behavioral Science

How Uber And Other Digital Platforms Can Trick Us Using Behavioral Science

Abbey Stemler, et al
Uber’s business model is incredibly simple: It’s a platform that facilitates exchanges between people.