TIP Interviewed by Washington Post, Pulitzer Prize Winner George F. Will

By George F. Will | Columnist January 31, 2020 PITTSBURGH — In the 1940s, Steve Shelton’s grandfather dressed up — white shirt, tie, fedora — to take the streetcar to the steel mill where he would change into work clothes, and would shower before dressing up to return home. “There
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Steve Shelton interviewed on Manhattan Institute’s City Journal podcast with other Civil Society Award recipients

Howard Husock interviews four remarkable leaders of nonprofit groups who were recently honored as part of Manhattan Institute’s Civil Society Awards and Civil Society Fellows Program. Manhattan Institute and City Journal have long sought to support and encourage civil-society organizations and leaders who, with the help of volunteers and private philanthropy, do so much to help
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Why the Trade Institute of Pittsburgh Matters

The Hidden Costs of PrisonKeeping people in prison is expensive—both monetarily and socially. We see the impact in our taxes and feel it within our communities and within families. And the costs are increasing. As a society, we are just beginning to be aware of and understand the extent and
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