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The Bigotry Within

Wasique Mirza | Posted 04.19.2016 | Politics
Wasique  Mirza

Of all the vices, harbored within the myriad of human obsessions, bigotry has always found its place with love, hate and vengeance among the very top.

Ebay Founder Commits Another $50 Million To Fight Global Slavery

Reuters | Posted 01.19.2015 | Impact

(Adds previous donation) LONDON, Nov 19 (Reuters) - Ebay founder Pierre Omidyar and his wife are to donate an extra $50 million to ta...

Supply Chain Compliance and Legal Education

Rani Hong | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business
Rani Hong

One way companies can practice corporate social responsibility is to comply with relevant laws that ensure their supply chains are free of forced labor.

New Website Promotes Supply Chain Transparency

Rani Hong | Posted 12.21.2013 | Impact
Rani Hong

Modern-day slavery is a human rights violation hidden in the shadows of our globalized markets. Today, it is estimated that tens of millions of adults and children are living in conditions of modern-day slavery around the world.

The Tech Challenge for Atrocity Prevention: Bringing Light to the Darkness

Michael B. Kleinman | Posted 09.28.2013 | Impact
Michael B. Kleinman

New technologies are marking it harder for perpetrators to hide their crimes, allowing the rest of us to peer into this darkness and giving victims in affected communities the tools to tell the world what's happening.

Intentionality, Technology and the Tech Challenge for Atrocity Prevention

Pam Omidyar | Posted 05.20.2013 | Impact
Pam Omidyar

More than 65 years after the Holocaust, almost 20 years after Rwanda's horrific genocide, 10 years after the atrocities in Darfur and while Syrians and the people of the Nuba Mountains still suffer, it's unacceptable that we continue to accept these situations as status quo.

Modern-Day Slavery: Alive and Well

Marc Gunther | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Marc Gunther

The U.S. State Department this month published a report finding that more than 12 million people worldwide are victims of "trafficking in persons" -- trapped in forced labor, bonded labor or prostitution.

A New Kind of Investing: The Philanthropy Secretariat in Liberia

Rahim Kanani | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rahim Kanani

After 14 years of civil war, Liberia's democracy is just beginning to turn a new page, and a group of strategic international philanthropists are hoping to play a role in catalyzing that process.

Sudan Now

John Norris | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
John Norris

There has never been a more critical time in Sudan's history, nor a more acute opportunity for the U.S. to lead a bolder path forward, than right now.