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Defining Evidence Down

By Patrick Lester 1

With evidence-based policy, we need to acknowledge that some evidence is more valid than others. Pretending all evidence is equal will only preserve the status quo.

The Algorithms of Fear

By Marcia Stepanek 6

Many media companies are using algorithms this US election year that are having the effect of accentuating people’s differences and stoking their fears. Is it time for social innovators to build new tools that help promote a more tempered, consensus-based discourse?

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Collective Impact

By John Kania & Mark Kramer 104

Large-scale social change requires broad cross-sector coordination, not the isolated intervention of individual organizations.

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Ten Nonprofit Funding Models

By William Landes Foster, Peter Kim, & Barbara Christiansen 64

For-profit executives use business models—such as "low-cost provider"—as a shorthand way to describe the way companies are built and sustained. Nonprofit executives have not had an equivalent lexicon—until now.