Stanley Baldwin asked Britain's rich to help pay off the national debt after WWI – but it didn't work

The spectacular failure of One Laptop Per Child

Strewn across the land

Nonprofits see cloudy giving forecast, but the facts suggest sunshine. Ever since foundations were created, people have worried that giving by the wealthy might displace giving by average Americans … read more

“A Disparity In Paper”: Recovering Chinese charitable traditions and the struggle against Western philanthropic imperialism… read more

Something has gone wrong with America’s political institutions. Is Democracy itself to blame for our present crisis? Democratic doesn’t mean self-governing… read more