Council: Geri Mannion to Serve on Civil Society Working Group for Council on Foundations’ 2015 Annual Meeting in San Francisco

Geri Mannion, Program Director, U.S. Democracy and Special Opportunities Fund, was named as one of the members of the Council on Foundations issue-related working groups... Learn More

What Should Keep U.S. Policymakers Awake at Night?

The Council on Foreign Relation’s 2015 Preventive Priorities Survey (PPS) has just been released by the Center for Preventive Action (CPA).  A new survey polling... Learn More

Initiative : Smithsonian National Museum and Zocalo Public Square ask the nation: “What does it mean to be American?”

The Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History and Los Angeles-based Ideas Exchange Zócalo Public Square are partnering to launch What It Means to Be American,  a... Learn More



LaVerne Evans Srinivasan has been appointed Vice President of Education Programs at Carnegie Corporation of New York. A former Deputy Chancellor of the New York City Department of Education and an expert on urban education, she will oversee the foundation’s grantmaking in developing effective standards and assessments, improving teaching and human capital management, and advancing innovative new designs for schools and systems. Learn More

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Carl Robichaud: New Ideas for a Nuke-Free World

Five Questions for Carl Robichaud, Program Officer, International Peace and Security. Nuclear risks have risen even as awareness of them has fallen, says Robichaud. The nuclear security sector needs...
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Report Shows Legalization and Effective Labor Enforcement Would Be Good for the Economy

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Report Shows Legalization and Effective Labor Enforcement Would Be Good for the Economy

“Immigration reform, done right, would be good for immigrants, but it would also be good for all Americans,” says David Dyssegaard Kallick. A new report from Carnegie Corporation grantee, the Fiscal... Download | Read more