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4:05pm

Wed December 1, 2010
Humanosphere

Three things make this World AIDS Day different

Wikimedia.org

KPLU's Humanosphere blogger Tom Paulson has a great post today about why the Gates Foundation's director of HIV and tuberculosis programs feels this year's World AIDS day is different than it's dozens of predecessors. 

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11:32am

Thu November 18, 2010
Humanosphere

Using chocolate to fight poverty: Tastes great … makes enemies

Tom Paulson / KPLU Humanosphere

Some businesses are taking the idea of ‘corporate social responsibility’ seriously – as opposed to just public relations.

But those looking for an unencumbered love-fest of enlightened capitalism might want to ask Joe Whinney, founder of Theo Chocolate in Seattle’s Fremont neighborhood, about how much love he’s gotten from his commercial colleagues for trying to also accomplish some social good.

Read the full story by Tom Paulson on Humanosphere

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