Kirsten Stolle’s work examines the influence of agribusiness and chemical companies on our food supply, and considers the connection between corporate interests and public health.
New video from Director Joe Posner reminds us just how broadly violence affects American women — and how often it comes at the hands of those who claim to love them.
Embedded in a post frankly titled “It’s incredibly dangerous to be a woman in America,” the video displays rates of violent crimes against women in the United States. The statistics are not printed on paper or pixelated on a screen. They are scrawled across a woman’s body, written in ink on bare skin.
Learn more via Huffington Post.
On an all new episode of BackStory: the history of policing in America - and what happens when officers don’t protect those they serve.
“ […] how I still, sometimes, crave understanding. ”
Mary Oliver, from Long Life: Essays And Other Writings (Da Capo Press, 2005)
“ May your choices reflect your hopes, not your fears. ”
“ Some people become cops because they want to make the world a better place. Some people become vandals because they want to make the world a better looking place. ”