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Feb 29, 2016

Photo of the Month: February 2016

In this month's photo, we look to South Carolina as the primaries bring to light the barriers to voting that minorities and low income people face with new ID laws.

Feb 27, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Who Knows What's Next?

In this issue, lease-to-own housing, small cities under development, inequality and campaign 2016, Zuckerberg's philanthropy, and keeping fossil fuels in the ground.

Feb 26, 2016

Multimedia: Heron's Investment Approach

This interactive presentation outlines the four basic principles that inform how Heron deploys capital.

Feb 23, 2016

Soundbites: Transcending Impact Tribalism

In this podcast, CAPROCK's Matthew Weatherley-White discusses how the impact investing community can be inclusive while maintaining a high bar as the field moves beyond its earliest stages.

Feb 20, 2016

In Case You Missed It: The Challenges of Poverty and Wealth

In this issue, a look at inequality and economic growth, a call to bring back welfare, Scalia and the fate of unions, Uber ire, and another philanthrocapitalism critique.

Feb 16, 2016

Field Notes: The Impact of Impact on CEOs & Investors

Two new surveys illustrate the growing importance of ESG as part of long-term value chain for business leaders and investors.

Feb 13, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Capitalism in the Matrix

In this issue, discussion of the future of capitalism, the danger of economic bubbles, fossil fuel divestment, and dubious ways to encourage college student retention.

Feb 12, 2016

Soundbites: The Constraints on the Nonprofit Sector

In this podcast, Heron’s Rodney Christopher discusses the importance of unrestricted revenue and offers thoughts on the overhead question.

Feb 10, 2016

Multimedia: Impacting a Community Ecosystem

In this video, impact investor Bobby Turner addresses what he calls a “legacy of dependency” that’s established when society’s greatest problems are treated with band-aids rather than an impactful cure.

Feb 6, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Inequality in Black and White

In this issue, the cost of judicial vacancies, opinions on what it takes to be middle class, segregation and inequality, and more on the Koch brothers poverty efforts.

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