The Joyce Foundation's Long Fight to Curb to Gun Violence

Foundations have a reputation for chasing fads, jumping into issues that are hot and then losing interest well before the hard work of making change is finished. But that's the last thing you could say about the Joyce Foundation and its endless slog to reduce gun violence.
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Funding the Hunt for Elusive Answers on Obesity

Everyone has a theory, but thousands of studies later, we seem to have few good solutions to the fact that America’s obesity rates have tripled since the 1960s. As part of its Research Integrity program, one foundation hopes a surge in private funding will get to the bottom of this maddeningly confusing problem.
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