Wednesday, November 04, 2020
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Wednesday, November 04, 2020

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How Jeff Bezos Is Spending His $10 Billion Earth Fund

Robinson Meyer, Atlantic (Tweet)

In the caption, the world’s richest man announced his new project to save the world: the Bezos Earth Fund, an initiative to support scientists, activists, nonprofits, and anyone else who seems to have a good idea to fight climate change. The fund portended a revolution: In pledging what was then more than 7 percent of his net worth, Bezos was, by any measure, eclipsing the total sum spent by American philanthropists on climate change in recent years.