Nonprofit Chronicles

Journalism about foundations, nonprofits and their impact

The notion that small is beautiful crosses ideological lines. E.F. Schumacher’s 1973 classic, Small is Beautiful: A Study of Economics As If People Mattered, which was shaped by Buddhist thought and the environmental movement, helped brings us farmer’s markets, tiny houses and anti-globalization activism.┬áTea Party Republicans (and some progressives) embrace federalism, arguing that power should …

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