Thursday, May 19, 2016

Think Tank Quickies (#220)

  • White House admits it played think tanks for fools to sell Iran deal?
  • Grover Norquist: "My daughter was impressed that I worked with a think tank - she thought it was a military tank with thoughts...less impressed when explained."
  • Jason Stahl: Do we need a socialist think tank?
  • Do academics stigmatize conservative think tanks?
  • Nature Conservancy: Ideas for green energy can be found in labs, think tanks, and even the bottom of the sea.
  • PIIE joins other groups in Think Tank Diversity Consortium (TTDC) event at Carnegie.
  • Conservative think tank American Action Forum: Trump deportation plan would cost economy hundreds of billions. 
  • New: On Think Tanks TV - a series of videos profiling different think tanks.
  • BRICS think tanks to create digital diplomacy.
  • BBC bias by presentation: A case study of think tanks.
  • Dan Ikenson of Cato: The implied association of Cato & Republican Party is "enough to make one hurl."