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20
May
2021

19
May
2021
Check out The Giving Review’s YouTube channel

We’ve entered the 2000s.


09
May
2021
Pierre S. du Pont IV, R.I.P.

He wore his “IV” well, actually.


07
May
2021
Pepperdine webinar on philanthropy is worthwhile hour-plus of thought-provoking discussion

Including about the charitable and the political.


27
Apr
2021

21
Apr
2021
Establishment philanthropy’s labor market, and its professional monoculture

An insular and distinctive cartel, pretty much ignoring everyone else, fueling woke capitalism.


14
Apr
2021
Scholars convincingly urge increased academic study of elite philanthropy

Professors make strong case for high-status grantmaking to be taken more seriously within management and organizational research. Such increased attention would be well-warranted, including from much-wider circles.


09
Apr
2021

05
Apr
2021
Surveying popular attitudes about the ultrarich

New poll from Vox and Data for Progress is consistent with previous ones throughout history: people are quite willing to tax, but unwilling to crush the very wealthy.


29
Mar
2021
Contemplating potential future Heritage Foundation leadership

Casting a wide net.