Headlines edition

Saturday headlines: That time of year

Each year, we ask our editors for their favorite charities and nonprofits to support. You’ll find them below. And if you haven’t become a TMN Supporting Member yet, please join us. We’re grateful for your support.

Research shows that when you give cash directly to the extreme poor, they know best what to do with it.

Dead City Legal Posse organizes support for defendants who merely showed up to a protest at Trump's inauguration.

Want to make a donation somewhere in Scott Pruitt's honor? Try the Natural Resources Defense Council. We did!

Homelessness is soaring in Brexitland. Donate a small sum to put a roof over someone’s head for a few nights.

Support the fight against hate: the SPLC never takes legal fees from clients, and accepts no government funding.

The Asian American Writers' Workshop supports writers and showcases translated works of literature.

The Web Foundation, founded by Tim Berners-Lee, wants everyone to have the same rights and opportunities online.

Support Global Voices: a community of media experts, writers, and translators reporting in 160+ countries.

“The cure for blood cancer is in the hands of ordinary people. One simple action can be the difference that gives a patient hope for the future.” Bone marrow and stem cell transplants are the kind of magic that modern medicine shouldn’t be able to do, but can.

Hey, air travelers: here's a practical and philosophical guide to why you should buy carbon offsets each year.

Access to clean water and basic sanitation can save around 16,000 lives every week. It also keeps girls in school.

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