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Do you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Social impact venture capital firms have seen an increase in support since the economic downturn, and more and more entrepreneurs are wanting to build self-sustaining social ventures than ever before.  Exciting times are ahead…read this guide to creating a new … Continue reading

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An authentically green way of life

MANY urban Americans idealize “green living” and “slow food.” But few realize that one of the most promising models for sustainable living is not to be found on organic farms in the United States, but in Afghanistan. A majority of its … Continue reading

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When It Comes to Scandal, Girls Won’t Be Boys

WASHINGTON — There was a collective rolling of the eyes and a distinct sense of “Here we go again” among the women of the House of Representatives last week when yet another male politician, Representative Anthony D. Weiner, confessed his “terrible … Continue reading

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