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    1. August 21, 2014

      Gore sues Al Jazeera America

      Al Gore, the former US vice-president and co-founder of Current TV, has alleged Al Jazeera America “manufacture[d]” claims...

    2. FT Alphaville

      August 19, 2014

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Taking the Billiton out of BHP (and UK shareholders) – Part II: We have no idea if...

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    1. The Future of Nafta

      Nafta, the pact between the United States, Canada and Mexico, signed 20 years ago, set...
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    1. FT Alphaville

      August 19, 2014

      Al Gore and the escrow

      It is ‘seller beware’ in private company M&A as, apparently, former US vice president Al Gore is painfully discovering. Mr...

    2. July 27, 2014

      Blood and Gore: ‘Capitalism is in danger of falling apart’

      A decade ago, David Blood left his job as head of asset management at Goldman Sachs to set up a new investment business...

    3. June 25, 2014

      Mining magnate takes centre stage in Australia’s green plans

      The Australian government’s plan to unpick environmental policies tackling climate change is in disarray following an...

    4. February 21, 2014

      Democrats enlist billionaires to give right a run for their money

      It was Al Gore who summed up the sentiment of the attendees at the A-List Democratic fundraiser in San Francisco on...

    5. Business Blog

      January 6, 2014

      Shale gas and the advantages of US risk-taking capitalism

      Ed Crooks’ column about the low returns to most investors in US shale gas is a reminder not only that things can go wrong in...

    6. December 2, 2013

      Contentious Nafta pact continues to generate a sparky debate

      In November 1993, as the congressional vote to approve the North American Free Trade Agreement approached, Al Gore, then...

    7. November 4, 2013

      Google and Al Gore tried to woo Twitter

      Twitter’s past suitors from Google to Al Gore may muse this week about what could have been, as they see the messaging...

    8. October 30, 2013

      Al Gore tells investors to divest from fossil-fuel assets

      Former US vice-president Al Gore has today backed a report highlighting the risks to investors of owning carbon-intensive...

    9. March 12, 2013

      Michelle Obama said to be hacking victim

      The threat to US security from hackers reached the inner realm of the White House after the Secret Service and the Federal...

    10. beyondbrics

      January 3, 2013

      New York Headlines

      * Emerging stocks post longest rally in 14 months after China data * Starbucks takes on Vietnam coffee culture * Hong Kong...

    11. January 3, 2013

      Al Jazeera to buy Al Gore’s Current TV

      Television economics rather than politics pose the biggest challenge to Al Jazeera’s US ambitions, analysts said after the...

    12. beyondbrics

      January 3, 2013

      London headlines

      * Asian shares rise on economic data * Al Jazeera buys Current TV * China reports services growth * Asiacell launches...

    13. December 16, 2012

      Gun control could still elude Obama

      Barack Obama’s first reaction to Friday’s mass shooting was emotional, welling up as he delivered a brief statement in the...

    14. December 6, 2012

      New York to review response to superstorm

      New York City will review its preparations for, and recovery from, superstorm Sandy and consider measures to protect against...

    15. November 9, 2012

      What gaming can teach world leaders

      World leaders have long plundered the world of science fiction for insight and inspiration. The former US vice-president Al...

    16. November 4, 2012

      Romney throws himself into final blitz

      Lest anyone doubt that Mitt Romney has given up on winning Ohio, his travel schedule in the final throes of a long and...

    17. October 30, 2012

      Frankenstorm generates ‘October surprise’

      “October surprises” – designed to influence elections – are usually the work of Man not God. But “Frankenstorm” threw a...

    18. October 15, 2012

      Obama travel plans show map is wide open

      The morning after Tuesday’s second presidential debate, Barack Obama flies to the lightly populated state of Iowa. The next...

    19. October 5, 2012

      Lethargic display by Obama stokes speculation

      Al Gore suggested it was the high altitude. John Sununu, the Republican former governor of New Hampshire, blamed laziness....

    20. September 30, 2012

      US candidates’ futures up for debate

      Barack Obama is scheduled to spend Monday holed up in Nevada for intensive debate practice, sparring with John Kerry, the...

    21. September 21, 2012

      Let’s put some drama into the crisis

      When Al Gore, the former US vice-president, starred in the documentary An Inconvenient Truth back in 2006, it had a big...

    22. September 11, 2012

      US: And then there were nine

      It was no accident that the day after the Democratic national convention ended last week, both President Barack Obama and...

    23. August 30, 2012

      Republicans prepare for Florida showdown

      When counting stopped in Florida in 2000, George W. Bush had collected just over 500 more votes than Al Gore. In the state’s...

    24. May 10, 2012

      Gay marriage sways US political debate

      Barack Obama jetted off to a fundraiser at the Los Angeles home of George Clooney, the actor, on Thursday, leaving behind...

    25. May 9, 2012

      President taps ‘Hollywood ATM’

      For Hollywood’s liberal-leaning community a swanky dinner at George Clooney’s Los Angeles home would be difficult to turn...

    26. FT Alphaville

      May 9, 2012

      Think sustainable, end quarterly reporting

      Back in February, Generation Investment Management LLP, a firm co-founded by Al Gore and David Blood in 2004, issued a...

    27. May 4, 2012

      Resignation in Romney team spurs debate

      When Richard Grenell resigned as the foreign policy spokesman for Mitt Romney’s campaign this week, he could have been...

    28. February 19, 2012

      Do Blood and Gore have the muscle?

      Capitalism has been tested and found wanting – or at least the variant that currently prevails in most of the western world,...

    29. February 16, 2012

      Alchemy: Sustainable capitalism via Blood and Gore

      Generation Investment Management has built a successful business on the back of a belief in sustainable investment. The...

    30. February 1, 2012

      Romney is running away from his own perfection

      Republicans are doing something quite strange at the moment. They are in the process of choosing a candidate whom hardly any...

    31. The A-List

      February 1, 2012

      Why Mitt Romney must take pride in his own perfection

      Republicans are doing something quite strange at the moment. They are in the process of choosing a candidate whom hardly any...

    32. January 11, 2012

      BSkyB set to pull plug on Current UK

      Current, the television channel co-founded by Al Gore, former US vice-president, has reacted furiously to the news that its...

    33. January 6, 2012

      Obama’s chances look good on current trends

      Don’t ever bet against America. Without wishing to sound too much like a Republican politician on the hustings, this has...

    34. December 30, 2011

      High time FT got over Gore’s defeat

      From Mr Terry Murphy. Sir, With reference to your editorial “Old warriors play the best politics” (December 28): you say en...

    35. The A-List

      December 22, 2011

      The calls for global leadership will be unanswered

      This coming year may well be a significant one - the year that world leaders fell asleep just as the world cried out for...

    36. November 25, 2011

      Comment: Global warming needs a more innovative solution

      For a considerable time, it has been claimed that we must fix climate change immediately or all will be lost. As long ago as...

    37. November 8, 2011

      Please spare us the suggestion that the ‘rebels’ really care

      From Mr John A. Helfrich. Sir, Shannon Bond writes of a “walk out” by Harvard students of Economics 10 in protest over “a...

    38. October 26, 2011

      Herman Cain smokes them out

      Herman Cain has set the Republican primary alight. Implausible though it sounds, this once unfancied ex-pizza magnate is now...

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