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Report: 'Whole of society' effort must fight misinformation

Nov. 15, 2021 17:00 PM EST

Misinformation is jeopardizing efforts to solve some of humanity's greatest challenges, be it climate change, COVID-19 or political polarization, according to a new report from the Aspen Institute that's backed by prominent voices in media and cybersecurity. ...

Foundations, new donors build $51M fund to support workers

Oct. 05, 2021 15:16 PM EDT

A fund created by a group of social-justice-minded foundations including Ford and Rockefeller and donors like Jack Dorsey and MacKenzie Scott shortly after COVID hit has more than quadrupled in size to $51 million and is now pouring money into activities and advocacy to strengthen the social...