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Posted July 31, 2018 by Resource Generation

A Rich Kid Visits ICE

On a sunny morning in May, I found myself at the post office getting my first ever money order. A few seconds later, I was making out a $2,000 payment to Immigration and Customs Enforcement. I was about to meet … Continue reading »

Posted May 31, 2018 by Resource Generation

The World To Come

In one year of Resource Generation membership, I have increased my giving from around $100 to $10,000 a year, which is 5% of my net wealth, and started organizing my family and friends to give.

Even before I learned that Continue reading »

Bridging the Gap

Posted May 31, 2017 by Resource Generation

Bridging the Gap

On May 20th I attended the North Star Fund’s forum for Resilient New York, a forum to advance grassroots organizing as a key strategy to protect the dignity and rights of all New Yorkers. The event was a call to … Continue reading »

Posted April 14, 2017 by Resource Generation

Why I [Tax] March

By Samantha Waxman

Many of the ways that I’ve been thinking and feeling about taxes, wealth, and the recent election crystallized during the recent healthcare debate—the fiasco in which Paul Ryan and Trump tried to “repeal and replace” the Affordable … Continue reading »