Eric Liu & Nick Hanauer

Eric Liu is creator of the Citizen University, a conference on creative citizenship. He was a speechwriter and deputy domestic policy adviser for President Bill Clinton. Nick Hanauer is an entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and writer. They are the authors of The Gardens of Democracy: A New American Story of Citizenship, the Economy, and the Role of Government.

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CrossFit Versus Yoga: Choose a Side

How a workout becomes a social identity

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Is Technology Making Us Better Storytellers?

The minds behind House of Cards and The Moth weigh in.

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A Short Film That Skewers Hollywood

A studio executive concocts an animated blockbuster. Who cares about the story?

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In Online Dating, Everyone's a Little Bit Racist

The co-founder of OKCupid shares findings from his analysis of millions of users' data.

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What Is a Sandwich?

We're overthinking sandwiches, so you don't have to.

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Let's Talk About Not Smoking

Why does smoking maintain its allure? James Hamblin seeks the wisdom of a cool person.

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