#Finance & Innovation

  • Article: This Teenager Is Paying San Diego’s Homeless to Clean Streets

    This Teenager Is Paying San Diego’s Homeless to Clean Streets

    By David Brand|March 9, 2018

    Wheels of Change provides street-cleaning jobs to people experiencing homelessness. Read more

  • Article: Starbucks and Malala Are Empowering 250,000 Girls and Women Worldwide

    Starbucks and Malala Are Empowering 250,000 Girls and Women Worldwide

    By David Brand|March 9, 2018

    The program will educate girls and create leadership roles for women in coffee-growing areas. Read more

  • Article: Justin Trudeau and Bill Nye's Conversation About Space  Had an Important Message for Women

    Justin Trudeau and Bill Nye's Conversation About Space Had an Important Message for Women

    By Jackie Marchildon|March 6, 2018

    “The thing is, every single human being starts off as a scientist.” Read more

  • Article: This Village Ditched FGM to Save Money and Empower Girls

    This Village Ditched FGM to Save Money and Empower Girls

    From News Deeply|Jan. 29, 2018

    When villagers learned the price of initiation ceremonies, they radically reformed traditions. Read more

  • Article: These Incredibly Sexist Ads Just Got an Amazing Makeover

    These Incredibly Sexist Ads Just Got an Amazing Makeover

    By David Brand|Jan. 18, 2018

    A visual artist flipped the gender roles in these chauvinist magazine ads. Read more

  • Article: Impact on Palestinians Could Be 'Catastrophic' if US Pulls Funding

    Impact on Palestinians Could Be 'Catastrophic' if US Pulls Funding

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 12, 2018

    "The consequences could be profound, widespread, dramatic." Read more

  • Article: New York Is Divesting $5 Billion From Fossil Fuels

    New York Is Divesting $5 Billion From Fossil Fuels

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 10, 2018

    The global divestment movement is beginning to have an impact. Read more

  • Article: The 10 Ads From 2017 That Left Us Shook

    The 10 Ads From 2017 That Left Us Shook

    By David Brand|Dec. 20, 2017

    Companies embraced gender equality, environmentalism, and inclusion. Read more