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Jul
2021

14
Jul
2021
Victor Davis Hanson on David Geffen’s $150 million gift to Yale

Wealthy elite gravitate toward elitism, however well-endowed already.


10
Jul
2021
Some recent philanthropy-related tweets

ICYMI.


01
Jul
2021
Donald Rumsfeld, R.I.P.

Ivy League degree, military service, tough Midwesterner who could throw a punch when necessary.


25
Jun
2021
The liberal philanthropic establishment and the President’s anti-crime strategy

Some of biggest pillars of America’s liberal philanthropic establishment to not just financially support, but actually participate in project.


21
Jun
2021
Philanthropy Roundtable’s Elise Westhoff, CEP’s Phil Buchanan directly address recent sharp disagreements

Online Murdock Trust conversation features lively exchanges.


17
Jun
2021

31
May
2021
Cause for hope

In the wake of madness or even just in the midst of mere distraction, look elsewhere, and deeper.


28
May
2021
71% favor taxing endowment income of wealthy universities and foundations

Scott Rasmussen national survey finds substantial support for ending tax exemption for wealthy institutions with nonprofit status.


24
May
2021
Digital dollars and donor demands

Technological tracking to trump trust—and risk trampling on it.