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Writer Nadine Gordimer Captured Apartheid's Contradictions

South African writer Nadine Gordimer, who won the Nobel Prize in literature in 1991, died Sunday at the age of 90. Gordimer merged the personal and political to create a compelling portrait of the injustice of life under apartheid.<p>She was born in 1923 to a mother whose family came to South Africa …

A History of Pop Music With a Full Chapter on the Bee Gees? You Got It.

To paraphrase <i>Avenue Q</i>, maybe everyone’s a little bit rockist, sometimes. In his new pop music history <b>Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!</b>, which mounts its British …

Authenticity All Right: Lee Friedlander's New Orleans | by Nathaniel Rich | NYR Daily | The New York Review of Books

The photographs collected in Lee Friedlander’s <i>Playing for the Benefit of the Band: New Orleans Music Culture</i>, many of which are currently on display …

BlackbaudNews.com

Blackbaud has once again been included in IDC’s “Worldwide Software as a Service and Cloud Software Market Shares, 2017: A Year of Expanding …

N.Y. Wins $25-Million in Fundraising Abuse Case

The New York attorney general’s office announced today that it had won a $25-million settlement in its investigation into fundraising abuses by a …

Making philanthropy more effective

Over the past decade or so, philanthropy has taken an increasingly large role in global development. Collaborations between members of what is being called "the development galaxy" – the many, very different, large-scale donors, governments, NGOs, businesses, social enterprises, civil society …

Round 2 on birth control developing

With profit-making businesses waiting to learn within days whether the Supreme Court will spare them, for religious reasons, from having to provide …

Can a president (with a little help from one senator of his party) circumvent most of the Court’s limitation on the recess appointments power?

In <i>National Labor Relations Board v. Noel Canning</i>, the Supreme Court (by a vote of five to four) rejected two major structural challenges to the …