Each issue, "Our Times" asks a panel of editors to comment on a particular question or topic designed to gain perspective on the world of networking today. For this issue, we posed this question to our panel of editors and guest editors: "What's philanthropy got to do with it?"

Network Marketers Hold a Common Vision and Take Action
By Josephine Gross, PhD
The Physics of Genuine Giving
By Bob Proctor
We Are "Giving Machines"
By Marion Culhane
Which Comes First: Give or Take?
By John Milton Fogg