2017 marked the centennial of the passage of the War Revenue Act, which introduced the charitable deduction. Here’s the story.
Will such efforts end panhandling or eliminate poverty?
The stories we tell about philanthropists, such as Ray Kroc or Warren Buffet, matter because they suggest an implicit vision of society and social change.
Billionaire philanthropist Nicolas Berggruen’s current project is what he calls a “secular monastery” in the hills of Los Angeles – a lavish, sprawling think-tank-cum-oasis where thinkers can work on the biggest issues of the age…