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The New + the Next

How to Confront Racism in Philanthropy

Aaron T Walker, founder of Camelback Ventures, which serves as an accelerator for underrepresented founders, is taking big foundations to school about racial equity.
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A Power Couple With a $50M Venture Fund for the Overlooked

Candice Matthews Brackeen and Brian Brackeen fell in love at an event for Black tech entrepreneurs and then formed a powerful new venture fund for people of color.
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She Is Putting the Black Dollar to Work

Jewel Burks Solomon is investing in Black entrepreneurs when others won't.
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Meet Silicon Valley's Super Connector

Whitnie Low Narcisse knows mentorship is the secret sauce to success.
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The Carlos Watson Show

The Carlos Watson Show brings bold, impactful conversations with culture-defining celebrities, intellectual pioneers and changemakers, spotlighting the voices you need to hear to make sense of this important time in American history.
Around the World

Will China’s Unicorns Become Extinct?

The number of $1 billion Chinese startups fell by 30 percent this year.
The New + the Next

Universities Drive Lifesaving Research, But Industry Has Monopolized Patents

Industry is buying control rather than funding research, which means a world of pain may result.
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This WNBA Star Plans to Build an Old Boys’ Club — for Women

From franchising to venture capital, Alana Beard is on a mission to change the game.
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Is His Virtual Reality Browser the Next iPhone?

Russell Ladson’s company, Drop, is building a VR browser, which could be the future of spatial computing.
News + Politics

Setback for the Gay, Black, Female VC Focused on Silicon Valley Diversity

Arlan Hamilton’s Backstage Capital climbed up the investment fund ladder, but when the funds failed to fully materialize? A timely readjustment.
News + Politics

Venture Capitalists Are Running as Democrats, Breeding Distrust

Longtime financial backers of liberals, VCs are now running for office themselves — and it’s causing tension.
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The New + the Next

The New Mexican Revolution? Women-Only Workplaces

Women are beginning to drive Mexico’s entrepreneurial spirit.
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Bahrain Sees Beyond Oil and Gas, Eyes a Path to Tech Greatness

Offering unique benefits, this Persian Gulf country attracts a wave of tech startups, from food to fintech to fitness.

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