One philanthropist’s interest in reforming prostitution created a scientific organization focused on connecting sex and crime.
A massive program in nursing education extended to 53 schools across the globe. But it never became a top priority of the foundation that supported it.
Prompted by Reagan-era budget cuts, a new program serving low-income single parents receiving public aid failed to meet its constituents’ needs.
New Research: Malaria Control in Palestine, Japanese Women’s Intellectual Networks, the Congress for Cultural Freedom, and Human Rights
New RAC Research Reports draw from the holdings of the Ford Foundation, Rockefeller Foundation, Rockefeller Brothers Fund and more.
Moving scholarship by and about women from margin to center.
A foundation’s early criticism of the all-male conference panel, before #nomoremanels
The global conversation about women’s issues takes a big step forward.
How philanthropy helped carve out a public space for the expression of race, culture, and critical perspectives.
How a foundation provided the final ingredient to an era-defining novel.
The inside story of the study that first questioned binary sexuality and spurred outcry and controversy.