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Corporate foundations are no stranger to co-opting social movements aimed at challenging the deep structures of American inequality.
Edward Colston statue toppled: How Bristol came to see the slave trader as a hero and philanthropist.5 min read
The statue was part of a push in the Victorian era to create mercantile heroes. Colston’s slaving activities were conveniently glossed over.
As Jeff Bezos donates $10 billion to address climate change, Tom Moriarty wonders how much of it comes from Amazon not paying its fair share of taxes.
It’s been 130 years since Andrew Carnegie published ‘The Gospel of Wealth’, which is considered a foundational document in the field of philanthropy.
Solving climate change, helping the homeless, picking up litter... For children, charity is about more than money.4 min read
Young children should be given a bigger role in deciding which charities their schools and families support.