Media Coverage

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Check out some of our recent and past media coverage!


Business Insider: Rich millennials with more money than they need or want have found a new way to spend their cash

TIME: This Millennial Activist Found Out She Had a Trust Fund Worth Millions. Here’s What She Did With It

Colorlines: Op-ed “How This Crazy Rich Asian Fights Wealth Inequality and the Model Minority Myth”

New York Post: My Trust Fund Made Me Miserable

Top Rank Podcast: Resource Generation

Teen Vogue: Op-ed “Self-Made is a Myth”

Got A Girl Crush: “We can’t all be free in a system that was never built for most of us”: A Conversation on Wealth Redistribution

KPFA radio: Changing the Power Structure

Huffington Post: Young, Rich and Fighting The System That Made Them Wealthy

Wear Your Voice Mag: How I Benefited from Tax Evasion and Wealth Hoarding

OZY:  “Could Tax Transparency Lead to Greater Equality?”

The Guardian: What’s Behind Wealthy People Pretending to Be Self-Made?


The Atlantic: Can Rich Millennials Be Convinced to Give Their Money Away?

The Guardian: Meet the New Class Traitors Who Are Coming Out as Rich

Splinter: The Parallel Universe of Being a Rich Immigrant in America

New York Times Letter to the Editor regarding ‘What the Rich Won’t Tell You’

Vox: One Wealthy Family’s Immigration Story Told Three Ways


The Guardian: Really Want to Make a Difference? Let go of Your Power, Zuckerberg.

January 9, 2016


Huffington Post: Dear Mark Zuckerberg, Let’s Have a Heart-to-Heart

December 3, 2015

Good Magazine: How this Rich Kid Plans to End Income Inequality for Everyone

September 3, 2015

Colorlines: Group for Young People with Wealth Raises over $1m to Honor Michael Brown

May 20, 2015


 Huffington Post: Money Stories: Jessie Spector

November 26, 2014

The Daily Pennsylvanian

September 10th, 2014


The New Yorker: Kitchen Table Giving

December 23, 2014

Alliance Magazine: Going All Out for Social Change  

December 2, 2013

TED: Does Money Make You Mean? 

October 2013: RG is mentioned at the 15 minute mark

Al Jazeera: The Problem with Philanthropy

August 30, 2013 Wealthy young: Tax us to pay for schools!

September 26, 2013

Huffington Post: The Heart of Community: Reflections on Justice & Giving 

August 28, 2013

Marketplace: Giving away your inheritance

August 16, 2013

Compromiso Empresarial: Jóvenes filántropos: comprometidos y exigentes

March 29, 2013

New York Times: Among Young Inheritors, an Urge to Redistribute

March 26, 2013


New York Times: What to Tell the Children About Their Inheritance and When

July 20, 2012 Occupy’s heiress

March 17, 2012

Town & Country: The War Within the 1% 

January 2012


New York Magazine: Because These Little One-Percenters Are Standing With the 99 Percent

December 11, 2011

Yes! Magazine: We Are the 1%… And We Stand With the 99%

November 9, 2011

Christian Science Monitor: Occupy Wall Street’s latest converts- the 1 Percent?

November 2, 2011

MSNBC: ‘Occupy’ Protesters find allies in ranks of the wealthy 

October 21, 2011

Wall Street Journal: Super Wealthy Join Protesters on Wall Street

October 20, 2011

Good Magazine: People are Awesome – New Blog Features Millionaires Who Stand With Occupy Wall Street

October 13, 2011

Huffington Post: Occupy DC – A 1 Percenter Makes Common Cause with the Other 99

October 11, 2011

Reuters: Where young, wealthy people find help giving their money away 

August 17, 2011


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