$650 million in VC Cash to Indian Higher-Ed Startup

From a press release announcing a $650 investment by Accel and Softbank in Indian higher-ed company Emeritus: In the last 12 months, Emeritus has grown rapidly around the globe with more than 100% year-on-year growth. The company is on track to realize more than $500...

‘We Can’t Trust the Market with Scientific Knowledge’

Ansh Bhatnagar, writing for Tribune, the revived magazine of the British left: Scientific knowledge doesn’t just need to be free to read – it needs to be owned and democratically controlled by the society it is meant to benefit. Publicly owned scientific publishing is...