Search results for ‘participant’


  • For-profit

    Participant

    Participant (formerly known as Participant Media) is a film production company founded by Jeffrey Skoll, a left-leaning billionaire who was formerly the president of eBay. [1] [2] As of January 2020, Participant had produced more than 100 films. [3] [4] A
  • Person

    Anya Schiffrin

    Anya Schiffrin is the director of the Technology, Media, and Communications at Columbia University’s School of International and Public Affairs. She is also a member of the global board at George Soros’s Open Society Foundations. [110] Schiffrin first attracted fame for her reporting on the World
  • Other Group

    All Due Respect

    All Due Respect is a labor advocacy group that advocates for improving the treatment of activist workers employed by left-leaning groups. It is a fiscally sponsored project of the Hopewell Fund, a 501(c)(3) left-of-center funding nonprofit managed by Arabella Advisors. [122] All Due Respect’s “research review
  • Non-profit

    American Majority

    American Majority is a right-of-center national political training institute founded in 2008. [132] [133] The group says it has had more than 1,300 training sessions in all 50 states, training about 48,000 candidates and activists. [134] Background American Majority is a conservative-leaning national political
  • Non-profit

    Access Now

    Access Now is a left-leaning internet access and digital rights advocacy group that works to decrease internet censorship and to curtail violations of privacy by businesses that collect the personal data of internet users. This group receives funding from some of the companies whose data collection practices it criticizes, such
  • Person

    Saul Alinsky

    Saul Alinsky (1909-1972) was a leading political activist and theorist, social critic, self-described “radical,” and an architect of the modern Left’s structure and approach to advocacy and electioneering. Alinsky pioneered “community organizing,” a form of coalition-building centered on aligning the common goals of multiple interest groups too small or electorally
  • Non-profit

    People Vs. Fossil Fuels

    People vs. Fossil Fuels is a left-of-center activist environmentalist organization that was formed in 2021 to demand far-left climate policy action from the Biden Administration. The group demands President Biden declare climate change a “national emergency”; ban all conventional energy infrastructure, leasing, and drilling projects on federal lands;
  • Government Agency

    Biden Administration – Executive Office of the President

    This profile contains Biden Administration nominations and appointments made at the Executive Office of the President. Nominations and Appointments Ron Klain is White House Chief of Staff. He has worked on the campaigns of Democratic Presidential candidates Bill Clinton, Al Gore, John Kerry, Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, and Joe
  • Government Agency

    Biden Administration – Department of Justice

    This profile contains Biden Administration nominations and appointments made at the U.S. Department of Justice. Nominations and Appointments Merrick Garland is Attorney General. Garland formerly served as a Judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, and was Chair of the Executive Committee of
  • Person

    Philip F. Anschutz

    Philip F. Anschutz (born 1939) is a businessman and the president of The Anschutz Corporation, a holding company based in Denver, Colorado. Anschutz is a prominent donor to Republican politicians and a supporter of conservative advocacy causes, being perhaps best known for his ownership of the Washington Examiner and, from
  • For-profit

    Elias Law Group

    The Elias Law Group is the law firm of Marc Elias, the former long-standing leader of the political law practice at Perkins Coie, a major law firm that serves Democratic politicians. In August 2021, Elias left Perkins Coie with ten partners and three counsels to establish the Elias
  • Non-profit

    Essie Justice Group

    Essie Justice Group (EJS) is a left-of-center criminal justice policy group made up primarily of women with incarcerated partners or relatives. EJS describes itself as building a “black feminist future that is liberatory for all.” The group describes the United States as being in an “age of incarceration” primarily fueled
  • Political Party/527

    The Black Panther Party

    The Black Panther Party was a communist Black militant organization founded in 1966 that allied with extremist New Left organizations such as Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) and communist regimes abroad. [524] A 1969 SDS resolution declared the Panthers the “vanguard force” in the “black liberation
  • Other Group

    Better Internet Initiative

    Better Internet Initiative is a project of the left-of-center Hopewell Fund launched in 2020 to create a collaborative fellowship for left-leaning influencers and content creators on social media sites like YouTube, TikTok, and Instagram. According to the organization’s website, the initiative offered a 2020 Fellowship, which worked with
  • Person

    Cindy Marten

    Cindy Marten is an educator and the Deputy Secretary of Education in the Biden administration. Deputy Secretary Marten previously worked for over 30 years in the San Diego Unified School District (SDUSD), including 8 years as superintendent. [895] During her time as superintendent, Deputy Secretary Marten faced
  • Non-profit

    Meridian International Center

    The Meridian International Center is an international relations organization that operates over 500 educational and cultural exchange programs between the United States and various foreign nations. The organization receives substantial grant funding from the U.S. Department of State and operates multiple exchange programs on behalf of the State Department.
  • Non-profit

    Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies

    The Federalist Society is an educational organization for more than 75,000 mostly conservative and libertarian lawyers and law students. It is active at more than 200 law schools and hosts more than 1000 events each year. Membership in the Society and attendance at its events is open to anyone (including
  • Non-profit

    Charles G. Koch Charitable Foundation

    The Charles Koch Foundation (CKF) is a libertarian-leaning private foundation located in Arlington, Virginia, that is funded and controlled by billionaire businessman and philanthropist Charles Koch. The organization was founded by Koch and has close ties to many right-leaning organizations that have received funding from Charles Koch and his
  • Person

    Jeffrey Sonnenfeld

    Jeffrey Sonnenfeld is a professor at the Yale School of Management. He previously taught at Harvard Business School and Emory University and has written several books on corporate leadership. [1079][1080] In April 2021, Sonnenfeld helped to organize a conference of more than 100 corporate executives in
  • Non-profit

    Heritage Foundation

    The Heritage Foundation is a right-of-center policy think tank founded in 1973 that researches and recommends policies such as free markets, limited government, a strong national defense, and courts that adhere to the original meaning of the U.S. Constitution. [1094] [1095] Many of Heritage’s most significant