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  • Issue 75 of the Alumni Bulletin: Spring 2018

    In the latest issue of the Alumni Bulletin: RAND marks 70 years; our researchers are on the ground in Puerto Rico supporting efforts to rebuild; Alumni Impact Fund will help to shape the policy narrative on accountability in cyberspace; and more.

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  • In Reckoning with Today's Truth Wars, Look to America's Past

    Jun 19, 2018

    The declining regard for factual evidence may be a defining characteristic of our current age. Previous eras suggest it is within society's power to restore respect for objective facts. Humankind just needs to put it on the agenda.

  • What If Autonomous Vehicles Actually Make Us More Dependent on Cars?

    Jun 19, 2018

    Cities across Europe are taking steps to become increasingly car free. Mayors, supported by their officials and planners, should start leading a debate now about how self-driving vehicles can best serve the needs of residents and visitors, and help deliver wider goals for their cities.

  • Politics in India—Not Business as Usual

    Jun 19, 2018

    India's ruling party, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), has suffered recent, self-inflicted electoral setbacks. But it is still the best-organized and richest political party in the country. Can opposing alliances defeat the BJP?

  • New Technologies Could Help Small Groups Wreak Large-Scale Havoc

    Jun 18, 2018

    Lone wolves or small groups could use technologies such as drones or AI for nefarious purposes. The threat is even greater when these technologies are used along with disinformation spread over social media.

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