We need a series of hearings for politicians to listen to those living in poverty, writes Greg Kaufmann. Continue reading
Despite its birth as a nation conceived in principles of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness, the struggle for equality in America has remained a disturbing constant in our history. Bill Moyers’ body of work addresses the fights for equality in race, gender and sexual orientation, and against the economic injustice that finds half of our citizens living at poverty level or worse. With the shows, specials, essays and talks below, see how far we’ve come and how far we still need to go.
In contrast to the rubbish that passes for a conversation about food and hunger in Congress, the recent Forum on the Future of Food in New York City offered substantive talk. Continue reading
Words of wisdom from Nelson Mandela, Maidred Maguire, John Lewis, Tim DeChristopher, Grace Lee Boggs and James Cone. Continue reading