iOS app Android app

Entries by Marcia G. Yerman from 11/2011

Mars, Jimmy and Me Highlights the Dangers of Pollution for Kids

| Posted 11.02.2011 | Green

Moms Clean Air Force has been proactive in focusing on why it is essential for parents to be aware of the environmental dangers facing their children. Now they have an ally in bringing that message to the upcoming generation.

America at a Turning Point

| Posted 11.02.2011 | Impact

Delivering the first keynote, Van Jones, co-founder and President of Rebuild the Dream, did not disappoint. Part political pundit, part performance artist, he delivered a rousing call to arms -- with dollops of humor.

Women, War & Peace: Documentary Filmmaking as Activism

| Posted 11.11.2011 | Impact

Melding journalistic reportage and visceral narrative, Women, War & Peace stands as an example of the power of film to ensure that under-recognized subjects become part of the permanent record.

Cassaundra StJohn: Helping Female Vets to Move Forward

| Posted 11.14.2011 | Impact

Realizing that they were many resources for men who had served -- but not for women -- StJohn had an epiphany. She asked herself, "Why aren't I doing this?" That was the beginning of F7 Group.

Dr. Robert D. Bullard: Justice for Our Children

| Posted 11.18.2011 | Green

Our talk covered topics from the genesis of his career as the "Father of Environmental Justice," to the role that women and mothers have played in the struggle for the health of the planet.