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A Democratic Rout in Orange County: Cisneros’s Win Makes It Four by ADAM NAGOURNEY


By ADAM NAGOURNEY

With the election of Gil Cisneros to the seat held by the retiring Representative Ed Royce, Democrats have captured six Republican seats in California. 11 more words

Jonathan Offt

What if Holidays Could Save the Planet? by LAURA M. HOLSON


By Bhavesh Patil

After a year (or two) of natural disasters, some people are rethinking what it means to be green and charitable during the holiday season. 7 more words

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When It’s Time for Giving, Some People Circle Around by BRYAN BORZYKOWSKI


By BRYAN BORZYKOWSKI

So-called giving circles are on the rise — partly because there’s power in numbers, and partly to combat the isolation that can stem from too much screen time. 10 more words

Jonathan Offt

Trouble Along The Way

During my entire journey of building this nonprofit you will read a lot me talking about my father and how his passing affects my life. My heart hurts everyday, but last Sunday was one of those days that stung a little more. 303 more words

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Trump Awards Medal of Freedom to Influential G.O.P. Donor by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

President Trump gave a Presidential Medal of Freedom to Miriam Adelson — a doctor and philanthropist who, along with her husband, Sheldon Adelson, are substantial donors to Republican candidates. 11 more words

Jonathan Offt

Trump Honors GOP Donor, 6 Others With Presidential Award by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS


By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

President Donald Trump on Friday recognized a major Republican Party donor and six other “extraordinary Americans” with the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the highest honor the nation reserves for a civilian. 11 more words

Jonathan Offt

Is philanthropy racist? Edgar Villanueva on decolonizing wealth

“Philanthropy has evolved to mirror colonial structures, ultimately doing more harm than good,” argues Edgar Villanueva in his new book, Decolonizing Wealth: Indigenous Wisdom to Heal Divides and Restore Balance… 76 more words

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