Philanthropy

A modest philanthropist, Rex Sinquefield, is behind the US’s triumph at the World Chess Olympiad

‘Magazines such as Standpoint are not viable on their own — they need philanthropic backing’

The New Culture Forum — a think-tank run by Standpoint columnist Peter Whittle — is hosting a lecture by Culture Secretary Jeremy Hunt on philanthropy and the recession. Standpoint readers are invited to this free event. Details as follows: