Ed Koch, the former three-term mayor of New York City, visited Big Think yesterday afternoon and lived up to his reputation as the quintessential New Yorker. He spoke of his fondness for Chinatown and the Bohemian days in the West Village, when a beer was 10 cents. He also criticized President Obama for planning to send more troops to Afghanistan, warning that Obama will be a one-term president if he doesn't pull the troops out.
Many governments do not report, or misreport, the numbers of refugees who enter their country.
- Just 100 companies produce 71 percent of the world's greenhouse gases.
- This map lists their names and locations, and their CEOs.
Bernie Sanders reveals an even bigger plan than Elizabeth Warren, but does it go too far?
- Bernie Sanders has released a plan to forgive all the student debt in the country.
- It is even larger than the plan Elizabeth Warren put forward two months ago.
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