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Portrait of Carter B. Woodson

Celebrating the Black diaspora, its power to inspire solidarity, and pathways to repair

By Fanta Condé and Vanessa Mason We come together with hearts that know hurt but souls that choose joy, testifying that we matter. — Melvina ...
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Omidyar Network launches new portfolio to seed a just economic transition

By Gretchen Phillips and London Swift In a span of less than 18 months, Congress passed four major pieces of legislation that invest more than ...
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How to shift private markets to better serve the public interest

Missed the first two blogs in this series? Read part one “How building coalitions can drive financial regulatory reforms” and part two “How investors can ...
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Reversing the lopsided bargain in our data ecosystem

By Liza Paudel, Omidyar Network and Christopher Wilson, Mydata Global With mobile payments; facial recognition in airports, public schools, and city streets; algorithms used in ...
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Omidyar Network launches “Cultivating Repair” with Call for Nominations

A new strategy within Omidyar Network’s Building Cultures of Belonging focus area, “Cultivating Repair” will begin with a participatory learning cohort to explore the multiple ...
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How investors can work with stakeholders to reimagine capitalism

Missed part 1 in this series? Read “How building coalitions can drive financial regulatory reforms” here and part 3 “How to shift private markets to ...
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For child internet safety, freedom of speech is not freedom of reach.

By Gus Rossi, Director, Responsible Technology With 22 million teens logging onto Instagram daily, child and online safety is at the forefront of state and ...
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Open AI saga raises important questions about the future of generative AI

By Anamitra Deb, Managing Director, Responsible Technology Many questions remain about the sudden ouster of Sam Altman as CEO of OpenAI. As of now, it ...
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How building coalitions can drive financial regulatory reforms

This is the first blog in this series. Read part 2 “How investors can work with stakeholders to reimagine capitalism” here and part 3 “How ...
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Collective victories toward a safer digital future and charting the path ahead

By Wafa Ben-Hassine, Principal, Responsible Technology We spend a great deal of time thinking about how technology affects society. Yet, despite our reflections, a clear ...
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