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Day Three: Seen and Heard at the Festival

Jun 30, 2014
CATEGORY: Society

Kay Hymowitz

“Inevitably you’re going to have to bring dads into this discussion if you’re going to talk about women in the workplace and equality.” — Kay Hymowitz

Anne Mosle

“It’s about shared faith and a shared future; it’s about human capital. If we don’t invest in human capital, we’re sunk. Demographics are changing enormously; family structures are changing. What we’re trying to knot together is different ways of working.” — Anne Mosle

Dick Metcalf

“There’s absolutely no question in my mind as a history scholar that the framers of the Second Amendment, and the Constitution in general, they knew what ‘militia’ meant, they knew what ‘regulated’ meant, they knew what  ‘the people’ meant.” — Dick Metcalf

McChrystal

“We intuitively know there’d be less young men in prison. We intuitively know young people would do better in college if they did a year of service.” — Stanley A. McChrystal

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“This is the beginning of a golden age. We can have 100 million micro-entrepreneurs all over the world,” — Brian Chesky

“We’re awful in America about lessons learned. We are forward thinking; we just move on. We need to catalog and categorize lessons from the last twelve years.” — Mike Mullen