What Would You Do With $250 Million To Make The Country Better?
The gravitational pull of privileged people on activism and philanthropy continues
Call me a bad or judgmental person, but I was a bit squicked out by the article in today’s New York Times headlined “Mellon Foundation to Spend $250 Million to Reimagine Monuments.”
Jennifer Schuessler reports:
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the largest humanities philanthropy in the United States, has pledged to spend $250 million over five years to h…