• December 3, 2014
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

December 3, 2014 Why did Walmart give $1.3 billion (yes, billion) last year to causes around the world?  Last year, Walmart and the Walmart Foundation contributed $1.3 billion in cash and in-kind to address social and environmental issues around the world. (more…)


  • November 19, 2014
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

November 19, 2014 The NSA is watching all of us. So how can we watch back? Edward Snowden’s leaks about U.S. surveillance clarified one thing: there is no privacy in the digital age. Our right to privacy is no longer a given, but a negotiation.   The issues here are huge, gnarly and deeply frightening. (more…)


  • September 24, 2014
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

September 24, 2014 Do Green Investments Ever Make Money? If you think the only bottom line produced by sustainable energy is a social one, that’s just not true for many companies, and never was. Green energy can make money, for both early-stage and longer term investors. Three of the most battle-scarred and successful green energy (more…)


  • May 12, 2014
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Monday, May 12, 2014 Can Medicare ever deliver on its promise? Last month, Dr. Danielle Martin took on the U.S. Senate, and showed them that Canadian health-care has lots to teach American reformers. (more…)