Choose Love pulling out of Calais shows the limits of celebrity philanthropy | Daniel Trilling

Pick a humanitarian emergency in any part of the world, and the needs will seem remarkably consistent. Once people have escaped immediate danger, they need food, shelter, clothing and medical assistance – the things, in other words, that sustain us physically. The most pressing questions are about how to source the items and services required, … Read more

Alibaba founder Jack Ma is dedicated to hobbies and philanthropy

Alibaba founder Jack Ma has been staying out of the spotlight and focusing his efforts on hobbies and philanthropy, according to a company executive. “He’s dodging now, I talk to him every day,” said Joe Tsai, executive vice president of Alibaba, in an interview on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” program. “He’s doing really, really well. He … Read more