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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.

Dec 6, 2015

In Case You Missed It: Is It Really Philanthropy?

In this issue, a new report on poverty policy, single mothers getting by, Zuckerberg and inequality, drug prices and the poor, and tax inversions.

Dec 1, 2015

Soundbites: The Responsibility of Wealth

In this podcast, Joel Solomon of Renewal Funds discusses his organization's mission, focus on organic food, green technologies and future plans.

Nov 25, 2015

Photo of the Month: November 2015

This month's photo captures the working class protests to increase minimum wage across the country.

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