Aspen Ideas Festival http://kajx.org en Aspen Ideas Festival - New Strategies for the Prevention and Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease http://kajx.org/post/aspen-ideas-festival-new-strategies-prevention-and-treatment-alzheimers-disease <p>Hope on the Horizon: New Strategies for the Prevention and Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease</p><p>One out of three individuals may be affected by Alzheimer’s Disease by the age of 80. Leading research scientists have hope, however, that this most insidious illness might reverse itself.<br><br>Howard Fillit &amp; Ezekiel Emanuel</p><p></p><p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 21:04:32 +0000 Rob St. Mary 3868 at http://kajx.org Aspen Ideas Festival - New Strategies for the Prevention and Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease Aspen Ideas Festival - Without Water, Revolution http://kajx.org/post/aspen-ideas-festival-without-water-revolution <p>Without Water, Revolution</p><p>Why the effects of drought have so much to do with the revolutionary inclinations of a frustrated populace. Is climate a cause of the Arab Spring?<br><br>Solly Granatstein &amp; Thomas L. Friedman</p><p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 20:53:04 +0000 Rob St. Mary 3867 at http://kajx.org Aspen Ideas Festival - Without Water, Revolution Aspen Ideas Festival - Matter of Debate: Should Pot Be Legal? http://kajx.org/post/aspen-ideas-festival-matter-debate-should-pot-be-legal <p style="margin: 0px 0px 10px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Interstate, 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 22px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Matter of Debate: Should Pot Be Legal?</p><p style="margin: 0px 0px 10px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Interstate, 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 22px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Recent elections in the states of Washington and Colorado have legalized marijuana, catalyzing the national debate regarding drug policy and reform. Will other states follow? How will the federal government respond? And what are the risks and benefits of moving in this direction?</p><p style="margin: 0px 0px 10px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Interstate, 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 22px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Ethan Nadelmann, Asa Hutchinson, James Bennet</p><p style="margin: 0px 0px 10px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Interstate, 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 22px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0px 0px 10px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Interstate, 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 22px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 22:14:02 +0000 Rob St. Mary 3807 at http://kajx.org Aspen Ideas Festival - Matter of Debate: Should Pot Be Legal? Aspen Ideas Festival - What Does the CDC Do to Protect You? http://kajx.org/post/aspen-ideas-festival-what-does-cdc-do-protect-you <p style="margin: 0px 0px 10px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Interstate, 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 22px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">What Does the CDC Do to Protect You?</p><p style="margin: 0px 0px 10px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Interstate, 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 22px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Tom Frieden &amp; Corby Kummer</p><p style="margin: 0px 0px 10px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Interstate, 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 22px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">&nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0px 0px 10px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Interstate, 'Lucida Grande', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 22px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"> Mon, 01 Jul 2013 22:07:55 +0000 Rob St. Mary 3806 at http://kajx.org Aspen Ideas Festival - What Does the CDC Do to Protect You? Aspen Ideas Festival - Gay Marriage in America: What Does the Supreme Court Decision Mean? http://kajx.org/post/aspen-ideas-festival-gay-marriage-america-what-does-supreme-court-decision-mean <p>Gay Marriage in America: What Does the Supreme Court Decision Mean?</p><p><br>David Boies &amp; Jeffrey Rosen</p><p></p><p> Sun, 30 Jun 2013 23:27:40 +0000 Rob St. Mary 3762 at http://kajx.org Aspen Ideas Festival - Gay Marriage in America: What Does the Supreme Court Decision Mean?