Two from New Jersey awarded MacArthur ‘Genius’ grants

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Colson Whitehead and This American Life among Pulitzer 2020 winners | Pulitzer prize

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Colson Whitehead, This American Life and writers from the New York Times are among this year’s Pulitzer prize winners. During...

Supporting Artists and Arts and Culture Organizations During the Pandemic

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Climate crisis — a bright light in the dark

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). As fires fueled by climate change rage and create destruction on the ground, and menacing orange skies loom over...

Immigration and Decency – Athenaeum Review

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).    We thank our wonderful editor Benjamin Lima for shepherding this piece through its many stages. Al Martinich and...

The Rich Cut Their Spending. That Has Hurt All the Workers Who Count on...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In the Manhattan restaurants around Lincoln Center, the tips often rose and fell with the changing playbill. A popular...

CITAD, MacArthur Support Youth To Sensitise Kano Residents On COVID-19

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Center for Information Technology and Development (CITAD), with support from MacArthur Foundation, has aided 31 young people in...

Progress and Prospects: Bringing Midwives Back to Mexico

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Superman crushed the KKK in 1946. Here’s why he’s doing it again in 2020.

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). In 1946, Superman changed the world. Almost 75 years later, the Man of Steel might do it again. In Superman...

Sundance Film Festival Panel: “Editing History”

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This community library is changing the chaos narrative in Haiti’s Cité Soleil · Global...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Source of original article: Joseph W. Alliance / Global Voices (globalvoices.org). Cité Soleil, an impoverished area in the Haitian...

Examining Demographics, Changing Our Status Quo

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Nonprofit News Outlets

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Nonprofit news sites are cropping up around the U.S., often with the mission of filling in gaps left by...

Blake-Anthony Johnson appointed new CEO of Chicago Sinfonietta

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). “Throughout the entire search process, I kept thinking about our beloved founder, and who he would pick...

What a Funder-Backed Report Reveals About Pretrial Risk Assessments — Inside Philanthropy

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Voices in the criminal justice reform movement largely agree that a lack of money to post bail should not...

Chicago Is Bringing Free Internet Access To 100,000 CPS Students – Block Club Chicago

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). CHICAGO — When schools abruptly closed for in-class learning in March, teachers and students quickly had to pivot to...

Chicago Courts’ Bail Reform Works: Study

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A controversial change in pretrial release policies in Chicago’s Cook County has resulted in lower jail and prison populations...

A New Normal? Amid COVID-19, Criminal Justice Reform Funders Dare to Hope — Inside...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Like perhaps no other event in living memory, the COVID-19 crisis has cast into stark relief the fragilities and...

Latest Ebola outbreak is declared over, with lessons for COVID-19   |

“This great achievement shows that together we can overcome any health challenge”, Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the WHO Director General, wrote in a tweet.   #Ebola outbreak in...

Just Us — truths about race and the pain of silence

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). At the White House in the late 1960s, singer and actress Eartha Kitt told Lady Bird Johnson what she...

Increased Support for Community Organizations Responding to COVID-19

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Cancel Culture: ‘Democrat’ Belongs in Dustbin of History

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). President Woodrow Wilson (Center) speaks to a crowd from the back of a train, January, 1916 (International News Photos/Library of...

UN agency hails Brazil ‘milestone’ decision over Venezuelan refugees

The decision by Brazil’s National Committee for Refugees (CONARE) on Thursday to accept asylum-seekers on a “prima facie basis”, gave immediate relief to around...

Accounting for Unidentified Bodies – MacArthur Foundation

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