A mechanical gate, representing a barrier to entry.

Hashtag: #PhilanthropySoWhite

People were so outraged at the lack of diversity in Oscar nominations that the hashtag #OscarsSoWhite was created on social media. Now, it seems the time is right for a new hashtag: #PhilanthropySoWhite.

The New Great Migration

Over the course of the Twentieth Century, more than six million African Americans moved north from the rural South in what was called the Great Migration. Now, a hundred years later, many of the same cities that received those new residents—Chicago, Cleveland, Detroit—are seeing them leave.