Fundsters with an interest in Ariel Investments
] may want to check out the New York Times' interview
, posted last Thursday, with Ariel co-CEO Mellody Hobson
| Mellody Louise Hobson|
The discussion largely focuses on Hobson's early years, covering topics such as: her mother (a single mom and real estate developer who was very direct about money); her first job (putting tags on clothes at a "very fancy store in Chicago"); her Princeton senior thesis ("on how children ultimately led to the end of apartheid because of their uprisings"); the current border crisis ("I am deeply disturbed by children at the border being taken away from their parents ... This is just not right"); and more.
Neil Anderson, Managing Editor
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