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VIDEOS: Swimming upstream to stop slavery

VIDEOS: Swimming upstream to stop slavery

How can we address slavery at its roots and inoculate at-risk populations from the threat of exploitation? Not For ... Read More

Making Soup with Sex Trafficking Survivors in Amsterdam’s Red Light District

Making Soup with Sex Trafficking Survivors in Amsterdam’s Red Light District

"When we gave the women their certificates, they were crying and wanted to have them in a frame," says Toos ... Read More

David Batstone: Good Business

David Batstone: Good Business

Venture capitalist David Batstone was not looking for a social cause. It found him in a San Francisco Bay Area ... Read More

The Madonna Case – A Documentary Film on Human Trafficking

The Madonna Case – A Documentary Film on Human Trafficking

During a trip to Thailand Swedish journalist Nadia Dyberg realizes that the Golden Triangle is not only a place for Read More

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Functional Food and Female Entrepreneurs

Functional Food and Female Entrepreneurs

We sat down with our Harvest Council Member and speaker Sheryl O’Loughlin, to talk functional food, innovation and ... Read More

The Former CEO of Clif Bar Is Trying to Get America to Drink Herbs

The Former CEO of Clif Bar Is Trying to Get America to Drink Herbs

Sheryl O’Loughlin helped turn organic food maker Clif Bar into a household name and co-founded a baby-food company ... Read More

How did a non-profit launch a national beverage product?

How did a non-profit launch a national beverage product?

CBS Sunday Interview: How did a non-profit launch a national beverage product? And how does the drink help the ... Read More

REBBL: Why The Former CEO Of Clif Bar Is Introducing Americans To Adaptogen Herbs And Taking On Human Trafficking

REBBL: Why The Former CEO Of Clif Bar Is Introducing Americans To Adaptogen Herbs And Taking On Human Trafficking

Sheryl O'Loughlin thought she was done being a CEO. After a long, successful run leading Clif Bar and then ... Read More

Boll & Branch

The Truth About Your Cotton Bedsheets Will Give You Nightmares

The Truth About Your Cotton Bedsheets Will Give You Nightmares

In July, when the U.S. hit peak heat and humidity levels, Cotton Incorporated, the national trade association for ... Read More

Designer Spotlight: Boll & Branch First To Revolutionize Ethics In Luxury Bedding Industry

Designer Spotlight: Boll & Branch First To Revolutionize Ethics In Luxury Bedding Industry

Boll & Branch has created a revolution in ethics in the e-commerce luxury linens industry. Founded by ... Read More

With Organic Cotton and Online Ads, Boll & Branch Helps Indian Farmers

With Organic Cotton and Online Ads, Boll & Branch Helps Indian Farmers

When Scott and Missy Tannen were putting the final touches on their home renovation in Summit, N.J., a few years ... Read More

At This Startup, Family and Social Consciousness Are Part of the Fabric

At This Startup, Family and Social Consciousness Are Part of the Fabric

For husband-and wife team Missy and Scott Tannen, founders of fair trade organic cotton bedding company Boll & ... Read More

St. Clare

Is There Such a Thing as an Urbanist Café? Now There Is!

Is There Such a Thing as an Urbanist Café? Now There Is!

It doesn't take a Ph.D. in urban studies to know that coffee attracts San Franciscans. Maybe even more so than ... Read More

Saint Clare Coffee Comes to the SPUR Urban Center

Saint Clare Coffee Comes to the SPUR Urban Center

SPUR has long extolled the virtues of a great ground floor. Now we've put those ideas into action with a new ... Read More

St. Clare Coffee: Good Coffee With A Mission From San Francisco

St. Clare Coffee: Good Coffee With A Mission From San Francisco

Kevin Bohlin's Saint Frank Coffee is considered by some to be one of the world's best coffee shops, serving ... Read More

Kevin Bohlin Of Saint Frank Coffee Talks Origins, New Location

Kevin Bohlin Of Saint Frank Coffee Talks Origins, New Location

Saint Frank owner Kevin Bohlin came to San Francisco with coffee on the brain. Originally from northern Texas, he ... Read More