A Woman Won a Nobel This Year. Quotas Aren’t the Answer, An Official

After a year in which only one of 13 Nobel laureates was a woman, a senior official of some of the awarding institutions rejected the idea of ​​a gender quota, saying the current system was “in the spirit of Alfred Nobel’s last term”. intent.” Goran K. Hansson, general secretary of the Royal Swedish Academy of …

Lasso, Anger, and No Answer: Into the Turmoil over a Future Amazon

Representatives of Amazon and other related companies say they are doing everything they can, delaying construction twice, adding security and cameras to the site, and putting out $100,000 in prize money to anyone who can provide information about the loops. These are unusual steps, especially Amazon, which usually avoids getting caught up in local issues. …