Palaces for the People

  An eminent sociologist and bestselling author offers an inspiring blueprint for rebuilding our fractured society.   We are living in a time of deep divisions. Americans are sorting themselves along racial, religious, and cultural lines, leading to a level of...

Eight of America’s most digitally inclusive tech cities

Many cities are digital, but few are digital and inclusive. That is the way Brookings has done a set of analyses  this year on the uneven spread of digital tasks and skills across the economy, with special attention to the representation of women and minorities in...

Robots could bring four day work week for humans

Guardian) Britain’s cross-party Social Market Foundation (SMF) thinktank found that even relatively modest gains from using robots and AI had the potential to give British workers the ability to generate their current weekly economic output in just four days and have...