A Cult of Climate Change?

Elites in Hollywood and Washington, D.C., are flailing in a stream of allegations and revelations of sexual misconduct. Some of the most vocal proponents and funders of women’s rights groups—like Harvey Weinstein, a major Hillary Clinton and Planned Parenthood supporter—are being exposed as hypocrites in their treatment of women as sex objects. Perhaps the most shameful example of elitist hypocrisy, though, involves climate change. Entertainment elites are famous for…

The Money Behind the Mountain: An Insightful Anecdote About How Mount Rushmore Was Built

Crossposted from Philanthropy Daily — article is dated December 13, 2017 Michael Patrick Cullinane’s fascinating new book Theodore Roosevelt’s Ghost: The History and Memory of an American Icon contains an interesting and insightful historical anecdote from the mid-1920s about the unavoidable practicalities of fundraising, and that which can result from the necessary concerns about them. “Mount Rushmore’s design started and ended in the minds of three men,” according to Cullinane, a reader…

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