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Aug 17, 2017

Video: Investing for the Long Term

A longer-term view and sustainable business practices can lead to better results, argues Daryl Brewster, in the latest installment of Heron's "Poor U.S." video series.

Aug 12, 2017

In Case You Missed It: The People in Your Neighborhood

In this issue, the highs and lows of investing locally, immigrants in the economy, the ties that bind workers, the broken economy, and investing 100 percent for mission.

Aug 5, 2017

In Case You Missed It: The Worker Hunger Games

In this issue: wage stagnation and immigration; capitalism through a new lens; and why nonprofits should buy for-profits for social businesses.

Aug 2, 2017

Field Notes: Overcoming the Caregiver Crisis

Through 60 Caregiver Issues, Paraprofessional Healthcare Institute (PHI) confronts the shortage of caregivers to meet growing demand amidst an aging population.

Jul 22, 2017

In Case You Missed It: The 'Gathering Storm' of Inequality

In this issue, inequality and geopolitical trends, debating elitism, the culture of the American Dream, wealthy-nonprofit hospitals and philanthropy's generation gap.

Jul 15, 2017

In Case You Missed It: Our Classist Misconceptions

In this issue, the upper-middle class divide, assuming who's poor, the American wage rut, fights over ESG shareholder resolutions and Warren Buffet's giving.

Jul 7, 2017

Field Notes: ESG Investing Gains Momentum with Swiss Re

The latest move towards principled investments by insurance giant, Swiss Re, exemplifies ESG indices’ power to influence capital markets at scale.

Jul 1, 2017

In Case You Missed It: Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Prosperity

In this issue: investing in manufacturing and retail; democracy and poverty in America; and the rise of philanthropy as the government falters.

Jun 24, 2017

In Case You Missed It: The Malaise and Distemper of Us All

In this issue: the impact of the uncertain healthcare fight, racial and economic school segregation, a conservative case for unions, and new questions for social capitalism.

Jun 17, 2017

In Case You Missed It: A Criminal Failure to Protect the Poor

In this issue: the commonality of the Grenfell fire and Flint's toxic water; stealing from low-wage workers; and why Jeff Bezos needs your help on philanthropy.

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