AIF BLOG - August 2012

August 24, 2012
Don't miss out on this great collaboration that took place at the Festival! This weekend, a special BBC World Service's "The Forum" will air. Bridget Kendall is joined by director of the celebrated MIT media lab Joi Ito, who thinks the internet enables a type of openness which is shaping approaches in education. Leading advocate for the American video game industry, Mike Gallagher, argues we can achieve...
August 16, 2012
There was a great deal of discussion about the Presidential Race at Aspen Ideas. Here's an excerpt from a talk with E.J. Dionne, Jr., The Atlantic's Molly Ball interviewed Dionne.Ball "What kind of Republican do you think Mitt Romney is?"Dionne "I don't think we really know the answer to that question.  The one thing you might be able to say is he does seem to respond to the political forces he's dealing with and...