Why are megafires in the West becoming so commonplace? What happens when ennui is used as a political strategy? Is access to higher education the economic and moral issue of our time? Programs at the Aspen Institute have been scouring their respective issue areas to find and share the most insightful and informative links to answer these questions, and more.
Scroll down to see tweets from across the Institute this week about what’s important right now. Follow our @AspenInstitute list on Twitter for updates and to keep up with each program’s events, video, and experts, and let us know what you’re reading in the comments section below.
— Aspen Institute (@AspenInstitute) June 19, 2014
— Aspen Ascend (@AspenAscend) June 19, 2014
— The Franklin Project (@FranklinProj) June 19, 2014
— Aspen New Voices (@AspenNewVoices) June 18, 2014
— AMP (@AMPGlobal) June 17, 2014
I hope other businesses follow Starbucks. Equal access to education is the economic and moral issue of our time http://t.co/4cmZSbljWf
— Walter Isaacson (@WalterIsaacson) June 16, 2014