Equity

Challenging the VC Bros Status Quo

The mostly white, mostly male dominated VC community had its chance to widen the tent but has been too slow on the draw. Lemmings are not good for innovation.

The New Pangenome Project Just Unlocked the Future of Precision Medicine

With a more inclusive reference data set, scientists and doctors will be able to more easily spot clinically relevant genetic variants for all people.

A Holistic View of Financial Health: A Conversation with Ellevest’s Sallie Krawcheck

Investing in women can bring significant returns and build scalable wealth, leading to fairer societies and stronger economies.

Fiscal Justice Investing Is Changing the Municipal Bond Market

A new generation of investors is imbuing that traditional sense of purpose with an awareness of those who have been historically underserved.

The Handheld Medical Device Changing How Doctors Practice

Handheld ultrasound devices could eventually become as common as stethoscopes, and might even be used by patients themselves to send images to doctors from home.

EU Proposes Immediate Loss and Damage Fund, Emissions Peak Before 2025

A dramatic new offer from the plenary floor at COP 27, in which rich countries would immediately set up a loss and damage fund in exchange for a pledge to peak greenhouse gas emissions before...

The Clinton Global Initiative Makes a Comeback: 5 Key Takeaways

For a summit that many thought would never see the light of day again, this event proved it still has a lot to offer.

Expert Group Finds Covid Response a “Massive Global Failure”

Infectious disease and public policy experts investigated the global pandemic response, cataloged its many failures and assembled recommendations for future. But sadly their words will probably fall flat.

Mentor Spaces Makes DEI Personal: SAP.iO Foundries Sustainability Spotlight

Chris Motley made it to the top with help from his community. A virtual mentorship program he founded aims to attract under-represented talent—and help companies deliver on diversity promises on a larger scale.

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