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03/16/2017 - TRUMP’S STARVATION AND INSECURITY BUDGET Grantee News From Global Progressive Hub: WASHINGTON — President Trump’s budget blueprint released on Thursday serves as an eye-opening indicator of the troubling direction he wants to take U.S. foreign policy. The investments we make should reflect our shared values of … Continue reading

02/22/2017 - Extremism’s Earliest Critics Grantee News From International Civil Society Action Network: Women Are Often the First to Raise the Alarm By Sanam Naraghi Anderlini Long before the Islamic State (ISIS) was a fixture in world news, Syrian women were warning about the spread of extremism among … Continue reading

Update From The Foundation

Topic: We were made for these times Really? While we witness the divisive unraveling of so much that has been built over the years, perhaps even the dismantling of the structures that support the fundamental notion of American democracy, how can we say, “we were made for … Continue reading

Topic: Let’s go to work Below are remarks delivered by Compton Foundation Vice-President, Rebecca DiDomenico, at the December 1, 2016 reception for the Foundation’s Women, Peace, and Security Initiative partners in Washington DC.  Welcome everyone and thank you for being here.  I have a story … Continue reading