Tag Archives: poverty

Microfinance in the U.S: Kiva Enters at its Own Risk

This post also appears on the official blog for the book In the River They Swim, a collection of essays about fighting poverty in the developing world.  The book “tells the story of change in the microcosms of emerging businesses, …

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Unsolicited Advice for Michelle’s New Chief of Staff


Congratulations.  Figuring out how to spend her political capital sounds like the greatest job in the world right now. Approval is not the same thing as impact. Don’t hide the arms. They’re the reason I still make it to the …

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