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From Late Night With Conan To The Big Garden on Rikers Island

From Late Night With Conan To The Big Garden on Rikers Island

Deborah Shaw was a successful costume designer in New York City. For 15 years she worked for “Late Night with Conan O’Brien” creating hundreds of costumes for the program. But when the show opted to move to Los Angeles, she decided to stay in New York and do something...

The Generation Gap and the Future of American Politics

The Generation Gap and the Future of American Politics

The generation gap in the 2018 congressional election -- the largest in history -- offers a peek at what the contours of American politics could look like for decades to come. Here are the key takeaways. We’re seeing the largest partisan age gap ever. We’ve never...

Finally, a Free Online Class on Encore Careers!

Finally, a Free Online Class on Encore Careers!

  We teach what we want to learn. For about a decade, while working as a freelance journalist/author/speaker, I taught an adult education class on freelance writing at a local community center. I taught because I knew it was the best way to keep my own writing...

Reserve your copy of How to Live Forever today!

Reserve your copy of How to Live Forever today!

Although I didn’t always realize it, my new book, How to Live Forever, has been a work in progress for the past 30 years. For decades I’ve been on a quest to answer a set of increasingly urgent questions: How can a society with more older people than younger ones...

Now’s Your Chance to Talk With Marc

Now’s Your Chance to Talk With Marc

"Marc Freedman is today’s most insightful thinker about thriving in the second half of life. With personal stories and robust science, How to Live Forever argues that finding meaning is the surest way to happiness, and that investing in the young—rather than competing...

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