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06/02/2017 - Paramilitary security tracked and targeted DAPL opponents as “jihadists,” docs show Grantee News From Antonia Juhasz and Grist: Special Report By Antonia Juhasz As people nationwide rallied last year to support the Standing Rock Sioux’s attempts to block the Dakota Access Pipeline, a private security firm with experience fighting in Iraq and … Continue reading

- Four Ways ISIS Manipulates Gender Dynamics Grantee News From Inclusive Security: The apparently ISIS-inspired attack, at a concert by Ariana Grande, whose fans are disproportionately young and female, has drawn heated argument about the roles gender and sexism play in terrorism.We want to move past the … Continue reading

Update From The Foundation

Topic: Staff Change It is often said that the only thing we can count on is change. Over the course of the 60-plus years of the life of the Compton Foundation, that has been very true. This Foundation has grown and evolved, moved … Continue reading

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