The United States Supreme Court is one of the most influential institutions of the US and a hallmark to the globe. When the US was set up by its Founding Fathers, the judiciary was created as an impartial and independent pillar upon which liberty rests. Yet, today the impartiality and independence of the Supreme Court is undeniably at risk upon the appointment of Brett Kavanaugh as the newest addition to the nine judge panel.
Madrid—The third-largest city in the European Union has just received in its streets the arrival of a new electric rental vehicle, Lime. This service of shared electric scooters without fixed stations is financed by Alphabet and Uber.
London—On October 5th, during the Frieze Week Auction at Sotheby’s, the prominent anonymous painter Banksy pulled off arguably the best prank in history. Upon being sold for over one million pounds, the artist’s renowned painting Girl with Balloon, spray on canvas completed in 2006, left the heavy frame and self-destructed.
Segovia—On September 17, the Debate Club hosted their kick-off event in order to explain their new structure for this 2018-2019 academic year. As a way to interact and discover the debate skills of the future members, the Club decided to have an informal open floor debate on the topic of “Are Stereotypes Unfairly Stereotyped?” Certainly, it is a highly controversial topic open to discussion, but above all, familiar to everyone due to the international background at IE.
When thinking about entrepreneurship and starting our own business, we tend to reduce this idea to solely profit-making business models. But business solutions are also necessary to solve major world issues, such as poverty, access to education or even resource depletion. Here, we offer 5 tips to start your social business!