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Jesse Dylan on Reimagining the American Dream with Home Matters

Jesse Dylan | Posted 06.20.2016 | Impact
Jesse Dylan

As a student I got to know a man called Frank. He had lost his home, and his neighborhood, and was living on the streets and shelters. He wanted to go back to a world where he had a family, a community. Yet he had no hope. His story of yearning to return home stayed with me for years.

'We Are What We Remember': The Open Society Archives

Jesse Dylan | Posted 02.16.2014 | Arts
Jesse Dylan

When we don't see the footprints of time, and forget the battles that were waged, and the people whose lives were lost, then we have no understanding of ourselves. The Archives help us to make sense of the events of the past and perhaps will help influence our future.

Share This! Young People Rally Peers to Get Out the Vote

Heather Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Heather Smith

2010-10-18-pull.jpgPlenty of people have told us about how young people feel this election cycle. Let's speak for ourselves now.

Faith Hill PSA Encourages Community Service

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

As part of the Entertainment Industry Foundation's week of volunteerism, Faith Hill has filmed a Public Service Announcement encouraging viewers to gi...

Why I Recorded Yes We Can

Will.i.am | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Will.i.am

I came up with the idea to turn Obama's New Hampshire speech into a song because that speech affected and touched my inner core like nothing in a very long time. It spoke to me.

Israelis Sending Word To U.S. Jews: We Prefer Obama

Jan McGirk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jan McGirk

Israelis across the political spectrum, from leftwing actors to retired spy chiefs and generals, are challenging the conventional wisdom that a Republican hawk in the White House would be in their best interests. Their weapon of choice? Online video.

Could A Grassroots Viral Vid Become The Song of Super Tuesday? Yes It Can

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

For those who think that getting thousands (likely millions at this point) of views is of value the day before a neck-and-neck election, the video just might prove to have an impact.