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    The Ethical Cellar: Gerard Bertrand Takes His Direction From the Sun, Moon and Planets – Worth

    Mature, well-rounded, steeped in terroir, these are often descriptions of a great wine. However, they also describe one of the world’s most successful wine makers, Gerard Bertrand. Many of us are in the reevaluation and discovery of what is important and meaningful phase of our lives. Bertrand had his revelation in 1987, when he took […] More

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    How New Profit Aims to Rearchitect Philanthropy – Worth

    Something more fundamental than “change” is needed right now to set America on a path to realizing the true ideals of its founding. We must transform our mindsets and rearchitect the systems that have contributed to entrenched disparities. The challenge is clear, but so is the opportunity: These systems were designed by humans and they […] More

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    Stripe now lets businesses put money directly into carbon removal

    Stripe, the digital payments startup, wants its customers to get in the carbon removal business. Through a new tool called Stripe Climate, the first of its kind for online businesses, users can contribute a fraction of their revenue to projects that permanently remove carbon from the atmosphere–something that’s necessary for the world to do in […] More

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    Hyatt, Marriott, Hilton, other hotels ask Trump for funding

    Few industries have been as hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic than the hospitality business, and now hotel executives are asking President Donald Trump for help. In a new letter–signed by everyone from leaders at Hyatt, Marriott, Best Western, and Hilton to small, local hotel owners to trade groups–industry representatives request that he direct the […] More

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    Monument Lab is tracking the money behind racist monuments

    It’s a time of reckoning for American monuments. Over the summer, monuments to Confederate figures became the focus of protests and teardowns in the aftermath of uprisings against systemic racism and police brutality in the United States. The calls and actions to tear down these monuments highlighted the anger that memorials to racist figures have […] More

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    Greening the C-Suite – Worth

    We all know the buzzwords, and we’re all guilty of the occasional eye-roll when we hear them wheeled out: sustainability, eco-friendly, green, ESG. The message now is that companies must all be ecologically aware and mindful of their impact on the environment and that customers and investors are ever-more attracted to enterprises which build this […] More

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    USC study traces money to learn how rich people hide it

    Remember the leaked Panama Papers in 2016, which revealed a laundry list of wealthy people stashing money offshore? The bold-font names ranged from heads of state like former U.K. prime minister David Cameron to Simon Cowell, Emma Watson, and Pedro Almodovar. (We should note here that parking money offshore itself is not necessarily illegal.) University […] More

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    Michael Bloomberg has too much money. This infographic proves it

    Michael Bloomberg, former mayor of New York City and late addition to the 2020 presidential race, has a lot of money. A LOT. According to a recently published infographic video from Mother Jones, Bloomberg is worth $62.8 billion, which is a tough number to grasp, theoretically. So, the graphic breaks it down for those of […] More

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