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We Need to Protect the Common Wealth of the Sea

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1. To save species, we need to protect the common wealth of the sea.

By Nicola Jones in Yale Environment 360

2. Here’s how philanthropy can bridge America’s political divide.

By Jason Grumet and Chris Gates in the Stanford Social Innovation Review

3. Mothers around the world are leading the fight against state murder.

By Anne-Marie Slaughter and Alice Driver in Project Syndicate

4. The security code on this credit card changes hourly.

By Oliver Smith in the Memo

5. Pricey new dorms are pushing universities to re-segregate.

By Jon Marcus in the Hechinger Report

The Aspen Institute is an educational and policy studies organization based in Washington, D.C.

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