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Sep 22, 2015

Multimedia: The Real Experts on Poverty

Canerow's Mia Birdsong asks us to take a deeper look at people living in poverty in her TED talk and argues we are listening to the wrong narrative.

Sep 21, 2015

Field Notes: 'An Authentic Human Ecology'

Pope Francis' encyclical on climate change puts forth a vision of an economy that is familiar to the impact investing community.

Sep 17, 2015

Thinking On: Why Impact Investing Wins the Prisoner's Dilemma

Ian Magee applies the classic game theory problem to the world of responsible investing and finds it's better to cooperate than to take advantage of each other.

Sep 17, 2015

Nuts and Bolts: Goodbye to the Lil Website That Could

Heron's Toni Johnson explains the achievements of the foundation's interim Wordpress site and why it gave us a much needed digital voice.

Sep 10, 2015

Thinking On: Is the Magic of New Orleans Back?

Ambassador James A. Joseph outlines the post-Katrina reconciliation still required in New Orleans and rest of Louisiana.

Sep 6, 2015

In Case You Missed It: Laboring for Labor Day

In this issue, debate on the Fed's labor market efforts, white poverty and 'welfare queens,' the trials and tribulations of corporate transparency, and Etsy's so-called 'tax haven.'

Sep 2, 2015

Multimedia: A Fork in the Road for Fossil Fuel Investment

Jenna Nicholas discusses how movements start and change happens, and says that fossil fuel divestment is the choice that will define our generation.

Aug 30, 2015

In Case You Missed It: Some People Got Lost in the Flood

In this issue, commentary about Hurricane Katrina and the decade that followed, inequality and disaster vulnerability, and more on whether workers are disposable.

Aug 30, 2015

Photo of the Month: August 2015

This month's photo pair captures both hope and despair on the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, which wrecked the lives of the poorest in New Orleans.

Aug 27, 2015

Multimedia: ‘Give More, But Also Take Less’

Henry Crown fellow Anand Giridharadas explains why the generosity to the poor shown by the wealthy is the not the same as justice.

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