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Jul 14, 2016

Influencer Series: Make Poverty Tolerable or Escapable?

The Family Independence Initiative's Mauricio Miller speaks out against negative stereotypes surrounding those in poverty and highlights their resourcefulness.

Jul 16, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Downward Mobility and Beyond

In this issue, the fall of the middle class, opportunity hoarding and unpaid interns, the poverty of bank tellers, and the debate over unrestricted funds for nonprofits.

Jul 19, 2016

Field Notes: Sustainability in SEC Disclosures

Heron joins the discussion on SEC disclosures and the inclusion of sustainability factors that could help investors find companies with the best impacts on society.

Jul 26, 2016

Field Notes: The Myth of Affordable Tuitions

A Demos report finds college is unaffordable in all 50 states, and the affordability gap is significantly larger for minorities.

Jul 28, 2016

Thinking On: A Critical Juncture in Capital Markets History

Clara Miller joins SASB in an op-ed advocating for mandatory sustainability reporting in SEC disclosures to help investors identify top social performers.

Jul 29, 2016

Thinking On: Theory of Change or Civic Dumpster Diving?

Turning outward, beyond the boundaries of foundation logics and program areas is not only sensible, it’s common-sense risk management.

Jul 30, 2016

In Case You Missed It: Politics and the New Normal

In this issue, the election and economic vulnerability, whether socially responsible investing is a good idea, taxing nonprofits and why ignoring poverty will not close the achievement gap.

Jul 31, 2016

Photo of the Month: July 2016

This photo shows the signing of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act signed two years ago, for which the final rules were revealed in July.

Aug 6, 2016

In Case You Missed It: The Vexing Questions on Prosperity

In this issue, the red and blue state of prosperity, capitalism and well-being, starving the public defender, and social investment vs. charity.

Aug 9, 2016

Influencer Series: Putting Families In The Driver’s Seat

The Family Independence Initiative's Mauricio Miller released a third entry for his Huff Post series on what he's learned by focusing on poverty at a family level.