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Safe, Small, and Humane: A Vision for Prison Reform

It’s time to transform our nation’s prisons. We’re supporting bold ideas to safely reduce prison populations, improve culture and conditions, increase transparency, and bolster prospects for successful reintegration.

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Prescription Drugs Are 'Vital to Human Need'

Drawing comparisons to the utility sector, John Arnold makes the case for strong regulation to combat rising drug prices. Read the story.

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Arnold Ventures’ core objective is to maximize opportunity and minimize injustice.

Arnold Ventures is a philanthropy dedicated to tackling some of the most pressing problems in the United States. We invest in sustainable change, building it from the ground up based on research, deep thinking, and a strong foundation of evidence. We drive public conversation, craft policy, and inspire action through education and advocacy.

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Straight Talk on Evidence

No spin, just evidence

We seek to distinguish credible findings of program effectiveness from the many others that claim to be but aren’t, through an easy-to-read, no-spin digest of recent program evaluation findings.

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'This isn't capitalism. This is a form of oppression.'

Laura and John Arnold talk to NBC Nightly News about the broken drug market and an industry that has co-opted the political process.

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