Tumblr Shows the Changing Face of Corporate Philanthropy

For a long time, corporations tended to avoid controversy when they could, seeing it as bad for business. When they engaged in philanthropy it was with causes that everyone could get behind, or at least which didn’t alienate many people. But we’re seeing a shift in recent years, well illustrated by Tumblr joining forces with […]

“Fight For 15” Movement Growing Strong in New York

Last week New York’s Wage Board made a bold and unprecedented decision by approving a $15 minimum wage for the state’s 200,000 fast food workers. This is the first industry-specific wage increase in the state’s history. It’s a major win for the “Fight for 15” movement, comprised of low income workers and labor activists fighting to raise […]