His father was exposed to the chemical Agent Orange as a soldier in the Vietnam War. Today, Bart Elmore is exposing the dark history behind the chemicals.
Shira Makin, Haaretz
Black generosity has always been vital to the freedom struggle
Tyrone McKinley Freeman
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New focus on history reaffirms importance of field, supports early and midcareer researchers and practitioners
Tel Aviv University
The Dan David Prize winner integrates human skeletal data with archaeobotanical, zooarchaeological and historical evidence in order to form a more well-rounded view of the past.
Judith Sudilovsky, The Jerusalem Post
We asked philanthropy historian Tyrone Freeman to weigh in on Scott’s approach to donating large sums of money and her emphasis on other forms of generosity.
Tyrone McKinley Freeman, The Conversation
A woman builds a business empire and then goes on to give away millions of dollars to charity. It’s not an unusual story, at least not today — but if the woman was an African-American during the Jim Crow era?
The NonProfit Times
The Prize has selected nine outstanding scholars and practitioners of history to receive $300,000 each in recognition of breakthrough achievements in the study of the past and to support the winners’ future endeavors
"I hope givers today working within this tradition become even more connected to the history. This is how we have survived," Freeman says of Black philanthropy.
Ade Adeniji, Inside Philanthropy
The Dan David Prize board said the nine are being recognized for “breakthrough achievements in the study of the past” in new and creative ways
The Associated Press