True Diversity Resources


The Philanthropy Roundtable community is leaning into discomfort, asking the tough questions, thinking independently and engaging in respectful conversations about identity politics, the impact it is having on charitable giving and more effective ways that philanthropy can help communities in need.

    • June 22, 2022

    Chloé Valdary: How the Theory of Enchantment Offers a New, Innovative Approach to Diversity Trainings

    by David Bass
    • June 21, 2022

    True Diversity: How Organizations are Prioritizing People Over Politics

    by Brian Hawkins
    • June 16, 2022

    Patrice Onwuka in Newsmax: Grit and Perseverance Lead to Success for Blacks in America

    by Philanthropy Roundtable
    • June 14, 2022

    John Chisholm: Workplaces and Universities Should Embrace Holistic Diversity and Inclusion

    by David Bass
    • May 12, 2022

    Reflecting on True Diversity During AAPI Heritage Month

    by Kara Subach
    • May 4, 2022

    Patrice Onwuka in Newsmax: Parents on to ‘Woke’ Curricula in Schools

    by Philanthropy Roundtable
    • July 16, 2021

    Philanthropy Roundtable CEO Elise Westhoff Featured in The Wall Street Journal’s Weekend Interview

    • March 24, 2021

    The Critical Race Training Juggernaut: Has It Reached Your School District Yet?

    by Joanne Florino
    • March 24, 2021

    New Survey Reveals that Students Increasingly Hesitant to Voice Views on Campus

    by Daniel Turner
    • March 16, 2021

    Gender Mandates on the Docket in ‘Meland v. Padilla’

    by Elizabeth McGuigan
    • March 4, 2021

    Save America’s Workers from the Church of Wokeness

    • January 18, 2021

    Does Philanthropy Need to be More Woke?

    • December 7, 2020

    The Identity Politics Policy Portfolio

    by Mike Gonzalez
    • December 2, 2020

    Diversity Mandates From Foundations Make It Harder for Nonprofits to Do Their Jobs Well

    • November 17, 2020

    Some Genuine Questions for the Ford Foundation’s Darren Walker

    by Debi Ghate
    • November 2, 2020

    1619 v. 1776: The First Direct Debate Between Scholars

    by Debi Ghate
    • October 28, 2020

    Is Our Constitution Color-Blind?

    by Debi Ghate
    • October 26, 2020

    Conservative Groups Face Safety Threats. It’s Not Just Progressives.


    • January 29, 2022

    From Academia to Wall Street: Discussing DEI at Business Schools

    • January 29, 2022

    Free Speech on Campus: The Role of the University and its Leadership

    • January 29, 2022

    Perspectives on Philanthropy Speaker Series with Elise Westhoff

    by Elise Westhoff
    • January 29, 2022

    The Time to Stand and Speak

    • January 29, 2022

    Interview with Benson Center for the Study of Western Civilization Director and Professor Daniel Jacobson

    by Debi Ghate
    • January 29, 2022

    Elise Westhoff at Heritage’s Resource Bank Meeting: This is How You Fight

    by Elise Westoff
    • January 29, 2022

    How to Engage Other Viewpoints and Opinions in Today’s Environment

    • November 29, 2021

    Leading with Courage featuring Ayaan Hirsi Ali, Ian Rowe, and Vivek Ramaswamy

    by Staff
    • March 7, 2009

    American Philanthropic Diversity: What It Means, Why It Matters

    by Naomi Schaefer Riley


Can We Talk About It? tackles the issues that many shy away from out of fear of offending, being shouted down or getting “canceled.” This podcast embraces honest conversation and diverse perspectives as guests discuss difficult and sometimes controversial topics affecting the charitable sector.

    • August 13, 2021

    Interview with Julie Killian, Co-Founder of Rye Action for Children and Teens

    by Debi Ghate
    • August 13, 2021

    Interview with Curtis Valentine, Julius Rosenwald National Parks Campaign Board Member

    by Debi Ghate
    • July 12, 2021

    Interview with Chloé Valdary and founder of the Theory of Enchantment

    by Debi Ghate
    • June 30, 2021

    Interview with Philanthropy Roundtable President and CEO Elise Westhoff

    by Debi Ghate, Elise Westhoff
    • June 2, 2021

    Is it Possible to Seek Diversity Without Labeling Others?

    by Debi Ghate
    • May 26, 2021

    Is it Possible to Undo Past Discrimination Through New Discrimination?

    by Debi Ghate
    • April 23, 2021

    Interview with John Wood, Jr., National Ambassador for Braver Angels

    by Debi Ghate
    • April 18, 2021

    Ballet and Freedom of Expression

    by Debi Ghate
    • March 31, 2021

    Historical Development of Critical Race Theory

    by Debi Ghate
    • March 24, 2021

    Can Privilege Expand Beyond Race, Gender and Sexual Orientation to Include Worldviews?

    by Debi Ghate
    • March 18, 2021

    The Importance of Educating Against Prejudices to Produce Proactive, Rather Than Reactive Justice

    by Debi Ghate
    • March 3, 2021

    Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Mandates

    by Debi Ghate
    • March 2, 2021

    Understanding What Equality Means for a Diverse Student Body

    by Debi Ghate

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