Wired contributing editor Jeff Howe explores business applications of “crowdsourcing” in his new book. Can small-d democracy co-exist with corporate hierarchies? Also, teaching taste and politics from the heartland with Andrea Bernstein.
A proposed contract between New York City and the Patrolmen's Benevolent Association could mean higher starting salaries for the NYPD. Kathleen Lucadamo, City Hall Reporter for the Daily News, discusses the details of the deal.
We received severalcomments on Brian’s reference to Ossetians as “ethnically Russian.” Lincoln Mitchell, assistant professor in the school of international and public affairs at Columbia University, helps clear up the confusion.
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