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Jan 16, 2016

In Case You Missed It: This State of the Union's for You

In this issue, Obama's economic legacy, the restlessness of billionaires, the poverty lottery, and unions go bust.

Jan 11, 2016

Thinking On: Employees Versus Workforce?

Toni Johnson brings up important questions surrounding employment in the wake of a "gig-economy" and use of prison labor.

Jan 9, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Should Old Capitalism Be Forgot

In this issue, reports on jobs, automation and meritocracy; Uber and employment; capitalism revisited; the wealthy tax dance; and the rise of impact.

Jan 6, 2016

Field Notes: Using All of a Foundation’s Assets for Mission

Heron's Clara Miller discusses foundations in the 21st century, modern philanthropy, and the growth of impact investing.

Dec 31, 2015

Field Notes: The Census Data on Poor Counties

The Pacific Standard highlights some key takeaways from census data on poverty and income inequality in the United States.

Dec 22, 2015

Influencer Series: The Unseen Mobility of the Working Poor

The Family Independence Initiative's Mauricio Miller speaks out against the negative stereotypes surrounding those in poverty.

Dec 20, 2015

In Case You Missed It: A Poor Way to Run Things

In this issue, the U.S. Constitution and inequality, the Koch brothers' war on poverty, the oil tycoon's $100,000 employee bonus, and impact investing's tipping point.

Dec 16, 2015

Thinking On: Climate’s Impact on America’s Poor

Now that the global climate agreement has been signed, let’s work to make the poor in the United States climate change resilient.

Dec 12, 2015

In Case You Missed It: Economic Hoarding and You

In this issue, the penal system of poverty, algorithms and inequality, economic hoarding and mortality, and wages and the Fed.

Dec 8, 2015

Soundbites: Strength in Numbers

In this podcast, Robynn Shrader of National Co+Op Grocers chats about her business model, success during the recession and their collaboration with CoMetrics.