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Dawn V. Woollen
Dawn V. Woollen is an Associate Producer on Fed Up, the upcoming documentary about the childhood obesity epidemic. Dawn has an extensive background in politics and advocacy. For the last eight years she has focused her efforts on food and environmental issues. Prior to this, she worked in national politics.

Entries by Dawn V. Woollen

'Dirty Wars' Is Our Responsibility

(2) Comments | Posted June 14, 2013 | 12:57 PM

What does it mean to be an American citizen? What are our responsibilities -- to each other, to our communities, to our nation and to the world?

I'm sure the first thing that comes to mind is voting, which is often touted as the single most important act we...

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Why Seth MacFarlane Went Too Far

(53) Comments | Posted February 28, 2013 | 9:10 AM

I just cannot get Sunday's Oscars out of my head. I know, I know, at this point I should move on. I mean, shouldn't I be used to casual sexism, racism and anti-Semitism veiled as lazy attempts at humor? They're just jokes! The Oscars are a tough gig! Comedy pushes...

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The Problem With Beyonce's Pepsi Deal

(27) Comments | Posted December 12, 2012 | 2:20 PM

Beyonce's $50,000,000 deal with Pepsi provided a stark contrast to a New York Times article this week about the decreasing childhood obesity rates in several cities across the United States.

On the one hand you have people -- with no money, no attention and no fanfare...

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