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Keeping Children Safely With, Not From, Their Families—Foster Care, Transformed

According to Children's Rights, more than 672,000 children spent time in foster care in 2019, and on...

Eboo Patel And The Vision For An Interfaith America

One of America’s most recognized interfaith leaders, Eboo Patel has written five books and co-edited several others....

What This Pioneering High School For Transgender Students In Argentina Can Teach Us All

How can educators, companies, and communities collaborate with social entrepreneurs to welcome and integrate transgender people—and show...

Shaping Our Digital Public Spaces —And Why Democracy Depends On It

The impact of Big Tech on democracy has never been more apparent and regulators are starting to...

As Housing Costs Soar, A Revolution In Affordable Homes

America’s housing crisis has become acute — especially so in the last few months. But thankfully, social...

How Strengthening Democracy Begins With Better Local News

How can we make local news into invaluable civic infrastructure? News that’s really a public good? Darryl...

The Leading Edge: What Inuit Can Teach Us About Climate Monitoring And Adaptation

How can we all get smarter about monitoring climate change in our communities? Ashoka’s Barb Steele talks...

In The Happiest Place On Earth, A Revolution In Mental Health Care

Mental health crises are making headlines across the world. And even pre-Covid, in 2017, the WHO recorded...