Tag Archives: justice
“Each time a man stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope, and crossing each other from a million different centers of … more
“If they don’t give you a seat at the table, bring a folding chair.” ― Shirley Chisholm Photo credit: James Calder. Used under a Creative Commons (CC-BY-2.0) license.
“A lot of people are waiting for Martin Luther King or Mahatma Gandhi to come back— but they are gone. We are it. It is up to us. It is up to you” -Marian Wright Edelman, Founder, Children’s Defense Fund … more
Forgive me, but I have to get on my soapbox this week. Like many of you, I spent much of the past few days thinking about the children and families in Connecticut whose lives will never be the same. Our … more
Nearly everyone knows Dr. Martin Luther King’s I Have a Dream Speech. His views on philanthropy are less well known, but equally powerful. “Philanthropy is commendable, but it must not cause the philanthropist to overlook the circumstances of economic injustice … more