Be Good to Fundraisers Month

Fundraisers have the kind of job that no one wants to know about. I quickly learned it is the kind

  • 10/27/2019

Funding the Revolution

There are 157,821 women-owned businesses in Minnesota, generating $24.6 billion of receipts. Of privately held businesses, 33.0% are women-owned. Source: National Women’s Business Council, 2012 data

  • 09/25/2019

Entrepreneurial Vision

My commitment with Revolution is to invest in entrepreneurs outside of traditional tech hubs.

  • 09/25/2019

The Future Is Now

In 2008, I was running the Headwaters Foundation for Justice when the stock market crashed. Our strategic plan, which was

  • 09/24/2019

The Myth of Capitalism

The glue that holds us together as human communities, the understanding that we are all connected to and responsible for each other, has been rendered invisible by the myth of the heroic, self-sufficient individual.

  • 09/24/2019

How to Make Recycling Work

Since we were kids, both of us have been endlessly curious about how things work, intrigued by complex problems, and

  • 07/01/2019

Kim Bartmann: Blunt Visionary

As a kindergarten student in a diverse North Hollywood classroom in the 1960s, Kim Bartmann got the message that equality

  • 03/01/2019

The Intersectional Life

Who am I? It might seem like a simple question, but we cannot pare down an entire person into a

  • 01/01/2019

2018 Changemaker: Me’Lea Connelly

Me’Lea Connelly helped organize a North Minneapolis forum in 2016 with presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. “The forum became really popular,” she recalls. “Lots

  • 12/01/2018

My Slow Movement Holiday

As a kid, I was as eager for Christmas presents as anyone, soaking in the giddy anticipation of that wonderful time of

  • 12/01/2018