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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: Seeds of Peace In recognition of women’s indispensible role in conflict prevention and peacebuilding, the Canadian government recently announced a “feminist international assistance policy” that allocates $150 million for international development projects that are led by, and of benefit to, women. This is … Continue reading

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