A slippery slope: from good-willed private philanthropy in support of public goals to a system in which private goals predominate.
The complete absence of climate change from the first two presidential debates was the best thing that could have happened to the cause.
Nonprofit and for-profit enterprises that prioritize social impact and financial sustainability need to band together and make the collective voice of social enterprise exponentially more powerful.
US Federal subsidies encourage waste and incentivize unsustainable business practices.
There needs to be more scrutiny around the use of the LifeStraw water filter and more debate about the validity of its carbon for water deal.
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Finger-wagging critics have missed the most provocative component of the TED empire.
An important lesson that no one is talking about but that we all need to learn.
Philanthropy is not sufficient and taxation is necessary.
As Fair Trade USA changes its certification standards, a tempest is brewing among those in the coffee industry who see technology and transparency as the means to lift farmers out of poverty.
Now there is a focus on nonprofit executive pay at the state level. Government has routinely picked battles with the nonprofit sector.