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An excerpt from the new anthology "Democracy Unchained: How to Rebuild Government for the People," released today by The New Press. Are those who have profited from our current economic system in a position to challenge its fundamental, undemocratic premises?

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Mission-Aligned Investing

Informed by a new report from the Knight Foundation, several foundations have begun to explore how we can better support diversity, equity, and inclusion in the investment space.

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Philanthropic Stewardship
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The enduring challenges we face today require us to elevate lived experience and value it with the same enthusiasm and passion that we have historically valued learned knowledge.

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Sustainable Development

It’s time to support these young people as they wake up their elders. It may be the only thing that saves us. See you in the streets. I’ll be there, marching beside my daughter.

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Sustainable Development
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The RBF tracks its annual electric and transportation energy use and counteracts the calculated total greenhouse gas emissions through carbon offsets.

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Mission-Aligned Investing

With $12.5 million in initial funding, the TPF will begin making grants in 2020 to support the growth and integrity of impact investing.

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Mission-Aligned Investing

The report surveys all philanthropies that have signed the Divest-Invest pledge since 2014.

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RBF

How can foundation philanthropy disentangle itself from the vast infrastructure of economic inequality that gave birth to it? How can we help correct the economic balance so that capitalism serves democracy—not the other way around?

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Sustainable Development

Reflections on the Carbon Neutral Cities Alliance Annual Meeting in Helsinki.

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Pocantico

The National Trust site hosts digital collections and specially-curated exhibitions, including a debut exhibit of portraits from Kykuit by John Singer Sargent, Andy Warhol, and other artists.

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