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Economic Opportunity

Interview with Jim Gibbons

Goodwill’s CEO discusses social enterprise and the power of work.

Beware of Blind Spots

An open letter to the Ford Foundation on inequality.

A Gateway to Peace and Prosperity

A Texas couple create a new community to help women exit cycles of abuse.

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Why Work Is the Best Charity for the Poor

Poverty is one part economics, one part psychology—work helps both.

Alternatives to ‘College for All’

The skyrocketing cost of higher education have some questioning the prevailing “college for all” perspective.

Hiring Mentors for Neglected Children

A Q&A with Duncan Campbell

The Tangelo Park Model for Transforming a Troubled Neighborhood

A Q&A with Florida hotelier and philanthropist Harris Rosen.

On Creating Productive Work for the Persistently Jobless

Following is a brief extract from an interview with social-enterprise philanthropist George Roberts for a forthcoming book.

The Center for Urban Families

The Center for Urban Families is helping fathers step up.