Supporting Independent Media in an Age of Misinformation

Supporting Independent Media in an Age of Misinformation

James Deane  |  December 5, 2017

Independent media is under attack, writes James Deane, director of policy and research at BBC Media Action, and greater information sharing, strategic dialogue, and commitment to mutual understanding is needed if we hope to successfully address the threat....

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Greater Boston Housing Report Card 2017
December 9, 2017
While the number of housing permits issued in the greater Boston area in 2017 is expected to increase 12 percent on a year-over-year basis, affordability remains a problem, a report from the Boston Foundation, Northeastern University, and the Warren Group finds. According to the Greater Boston Housing Report Card 2017: Ideas from the Urban Core:...
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NPO Spotlight

Women of Nations

Women of Nations

November 28, 2017

Founded in 1982 in St. Paul, Minnesota, Women of Nations provides culturally specific services and support to all who have experienced trauma from domestic violence and sexual assault....

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Rotary International
December 7, 2017

In partnership with a global network of 1.2 million neighbors, friends, leaders, and problem-solvers, Rotary works to make positive, lasting change in communities in the United States and abroad.... 

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The Unfinished Social Entrepreneur

The Unfinished Social Entrepreneur

December 11, 2017
Jonathan C. Lewis : Red Press Publishing, 2017)

Intended as a guide for current and would-be social entrepreneurs, the book outlines twenty-one themes that Lewis believes are essential values for anyone thinking about jumping into, or currently working in, the social entrepreneurship space....

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