Episode 442: 11-09-17
Jim Fried of Fried On Business talks to David Callahan, the author of numerous non-fiction books. He is founder and editor of the media site Inside Philanthropy, and co-founder of the national think tank Demos. His writing has appeared in numerous publications, including The New York Times, USA Today, the Los Angeles Times, and The Washington Post. He is a frequent media commentator. Callahan’s latest book is The Givers: Wealth, Power, and Philanthropy in a New Gilded Age (Deckle Edge), his inside look at the secretive world of elite philanthropists – and how they’re quietly wielding ever more power to shape American life in ways both good and bad. Jim and David discuss wealth, power and philanthropy.