Darren Walker on How Hope is Crucial to Our Democracy
From the Quarantine Tapes Podcast with Paul Holdengraber
Hosted by Paul Holdengräber, The Quarantine Tapes chronicles shifting paradigms in the age of social distancing. Each day, Paul calls a guest for a brief discussion about how they are experiencing the global pandemic.
Today on episode 42 of The Quarantine Tapes, Paul Holdengräber speaks with Darren Walker, president of the Ford Foundation. They discuss collective interdependence, economic inequality, corporate responsibility.
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Darren Walker is president of the Ford Foundation, a $13 billion international social justice philanthropy with offices in the U.S. and ten regions around the globe. For two decades, he has been a leader in the nonprofit and philanthropic sectors. Educated exclusively in public schools, Darren was a member of the first class of Head Start in 1965 and received his bachelor’s and law degrees from The University of Texas at Austin.