‘Systemic failure of world order’: Kissinger & elder statesmen take on modern challenges

In testimony before the Senate, national security strategists from the Nixon, Reagan and Bush administrations identified nuclear annihilation, climate change and emerging technologies as major challenges facing the US. Former secretaries of state Henry Kissinger and George Shultz were joined at the Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday by Deputy Secretary of State Richard Armitage. […]

Report finds that the Justice Department has ‘systemic’ problems in dealing with sexual misconduct

REUTERS / Jonathan Ernst The Justice Department has “systemic” problems with how it addresses sexual misconduct complaints made by its own employees, the department’s inspector general has found.  Many alleged perpetrators have received little punishment, maintained their rank and pay without any suspension, and some were later given performance awards.  Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein […]

Google’s underpayment of women is ‘systemic,’ say Feds

The U.S. government is charging that Google is systematically paying women less than their male counterparts. Testifying in a San Francisco court Friday, Department of Labor (DOL) regional director Janette Wipper said the government “found systemic compensation disparities against women pretty much across the entire workforce,” according to a report in The Guardian. The charges […]