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"The Secret to Viet Thanh Nguyen’s Overnight Success"

Electric Literature
Viet Thanh Nguyen, 2017 MacArthur Fellow
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"Fighting Racism Is Not Just a War of Words"

The New York Times
Tiya Miles, 2011 MacArthur Fellow
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The Potential of Social Media Intelligence to Improve People’s Lives

A report by the MacArthur-supported GovLab explores the premise that data – particularly the vast stories of data held by social media companies – may facilitate intelligence that could help develop solutions to today's challenges. Read More
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Projects Begin Under U.S.-India Clean Energy Finance Initiative

A first round of grants totaling $900,000 will go to project developers to support preparations for expanded distributed solar power throughout India, the first of about $20 million that will be deployed through the U ... Read More
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Evaluating as We Go

Evaluation program officer Maurice Samuels shares how MacArthur plans to evaluate 100&Change to understand what worked well and what has not, to improve the process for the next cycle of the competition. Read More
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Latinos Surveyed About Climate Change

A national survey finds that self-identified Latinos in the United States are more convinced global warming is happening and human-caused. Read More