04/30/2016 - Nuclear film does not bomb on Broadway News From Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists: If the creators of the performance piece The Bomb sought to make an impact on their audience at their Broadway debut last weekend, they succeeded: At least three people fainted at the first show. (No … Continue reading

04/29/2016 - Divest-Invest Wins the Nelson Mandela-Graca Machel Award for Brave Philanthropy News From Divest-Invest: We are so pleased to announce that this afternoon in Bogota, Colombia, Ellen Dorsey will accept the inaugural Nelson Mandela-Graca Machel Award for Brave Philanthropy on behalf of you, the 140 foundations and family offices of Divest-Invest Philanthropy. The … Continue reading

Update From The Foundation

Topic: Seeds of Transformation The feeling of many forecasters is that 2016 will be a year in which fear and anxiety compete with vitality and innovation as the dominant trends. Will suspicion and distrust, fear of new migrants and the securitization of policy and … Continue reading

Topic: After Paris: Lessons Learned “Another world is not only possible, she is on her way. On a quiet day, I can hear her breathing.” Arundhati Roy   It was definitely not quiet on the streets of Paris during the COP21 meetings during December 2015, … Continue reading