American homes today are triple the size they were in the 1950s. And with more space has come more stuff. But a growing number of advocates say it is time to simplify. The lure of the minimalist lifestyle – and what it could mean for our health and happiness.
A proposal in Congress would increase the amount of money foundations are required to give to charity. Foundations say the new requirement might drastically draw down their resources. A panel looks at this initiative and other issues affecting philanthropy in the U.S.
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