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Innovations in the way that organizations use civil disobedience, protests, and other forms of activism to advance social progress

 

Nonprofit Management

To Get to the Good, You Gotta Dance With the Wicked

There may not be one resolution to wicked problems and nonprofits can’t—and shouldn’t—do it all.

 

Environment

Climate Risks: Linking Narratives to Action

To effectively manage climate risks we must strengthen ties between the mitigation and adaptation communities.

 
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Nonprofit Management

The Secret of Scale

How powerful civic organizations like the NRA and AARP build membership, make money, and sway public policy.
By Peter Murray | 7 | Aug. 14, 2013
 
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Nonprofit Management

When Good Is Not Good Enough

The sector needs to shift its attention from modest goals that provide short-term relief to bold goals that provide long-term solutions.
 

Government

Accounting for Justice

The US criminal justice system will benefit from a new tool that collects and compares data on a county-by-county basis.
By Amy Bach | Aug. 14, 2013
 

Social Entrepreneurship

By Youth, for Youth

Through the Global Changemakers program, people under the age of 25 are developing solutions to problems that directly affect them.
By Gabriela Jaeger | Aug. 14, 2013
 
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Technology & Design

Designing the Digital City

Internet technology can help us to connect, globally and otherwise, but only if we structure it well.
Reviewed By Lucy Bernholz | Aug. 14, 2013
 
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Human Rights

Breakthrough Leadership

The saga of Molly Melching and Tostan, her Africa-based organization, illustrates the power of community-led change.
Reviewed By Rajasvini Bhansali | Aug. 14, 2013
 

Civil Society

The Snowden Effect: An Opportunity?

Pro-privacy activists and others have a chance to reinvent the conversation about security and privacy in the digital age.

By Marcia Stepanek | 4 | Aug. 8, 2013
 

Individual Giving

Four Giving Trends Among Wealthy Donors

A new study provides insight into the giving behavior of 22 wealthy donors.

By Mary Glanville | 1 | Jul. 19, 2013