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Strike Three. You Are Out

Egypt Independent 19 May 2022
Robert, I met via my nephew at a World Bank lunch a year earlier, Layla by accident during the start of ... Shafik Gabr is a renowned leader in international business, innovation, investment and one of the world’s premier collectors of Orientalist art, and an accomplished philanthropist....

HMH hosts only local screening of ‘Upheaval,’ a documentary about Israeli PM Begin

Jewish Herald Voice 18 May 2022
By Judy Fleischer. “With anti-Semitism once again rearing its head on college campuses and in cities around the world, there could be no better time,” said philanthropist and producer Bernard Hasten, “to screen ‘Upheaval,’ the first English-language documentary about the life of Israeli prime minister Menachem Begin, in Houston.” ... .......

Global Citizen Announces Inaugural Thought Leadership Summit, Global Citizen NOW

Longview News-Journal 17 May 2022
In its inaugural year, attendees of Global Citizen NOW will include select dignitaries, philanthropists, artists, journalists and grassroots organizations from around the world ... Global Citizen NOW will also host community advocates from around the world, including this year's Global Citizen Prize....

Ralph Nader: The New Corporate Dictators

Scheerpost 17 May 2022
Carnegie violently broke up strikes, such as the 1892 Homestead strike, before he left the company to be a major philanthropist building libraries and universities ... Today’s dollar dictators have fused children’s hands with their iPhones and incarcerated them in their vast gluttonous, nasty, violent Internet world to which they become addicted....

Are Cars Being Slyly Phased Out?

UK Column 17 May 2022
The Summit will bring together mayors of world-leading cities, alongside business leaders, global influencers , philanthropists, campaigners, youth leaders, scientists and residents, to showcase the work cities are doing to deliver effective climate solutions and demonstrate what ......

Gordon-Conwell announces plan to sell Hamilton campus

The Salem News 16 May 2022
The move comes as the school — which also has small campuses in Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; and Jacksonville, Florida — has increasingly focused on developing online programs that serve students around the world ... Harold John Ockenga and philanthropist J....

AIDP’s Andy Khawaja Earns World’s Leaders Cover as a True Philanthropist

Enid News & Eagle 16 May 2022
Andy Khawaja Featured on World's Leaders cover as a "True Philanthropist" for his work with Artificial Intelligence Defense Platform ... This issue of World’s Leaders recognized the “World’s 10 Most Successful Business Leaders Making a Difference,” and Dr ... He wants to bring peace to the entire world,” said the magazine....

Bill Gates knows philanthropy alone can’t solve inequality

Vox 15 May 2022
Whizy Kim How might public policies need to change so we’re better prepared for the next pandemic, and what role do you see billionaires/other wealthy philanthropists playing in that? Bill Gates One of the biggest tragedies that the world learned through Covid is that governments ......

With new leader in place, Charleston Gaillard Center amps up for its next chapter

The Post and Courier 15 May 2022
Martha Rivers Ingram, a Nashville-based philanthropist who determined Charleston needed a world-class performance hall, initiated the project with a pledge to raise the funds for half of the cost, including those from her own coffers....

CARE responds to 2nd Global COVID-19 Summit: 'Match our leadership in words with leadership in action'

Reliefweb 13 May 2022
This morning’s second Global COVID-19 Summit, co-hosted by United States, Belize, Germany, Indonesia, and Senegal, was an impressive showing of global support from countries around the world, multilateral institutions, philanthropists, the private sector, and civil society ......

The UAE and the world lost a great, visionary leader in Sheikh Khalifa

Gulf News 13 May 2022
On Friday the world lost a great man ... The world will ... The world will remember him most as a great philanthropist who probably contributed more than most global figures to the relief of the less fortunate worldwide — donating to fighting hunger, poverty, disease and illiteracy....

Nobel laureate and physicist Wilczek wins Templeton Prize

Federal News Radio 12 May 2022
Established in 1972 by the late philanthropist Sir John Templeton, the prize is one of the world’s most lucrative individual awards, currently more than $1.3 million ... “In studying how the world works, we are studying how God works, and thereby learning what God is,” he writes in “Fundamentals,” released this year....

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