Monthly Archives: June 2012

Two Surprising Charts from Satyamev Jayate’s Fundraising

Eight episodes of Satyamev Jayate have been aired so far. Each has been gripping in its own way. I also love how Aamir Khan and the producers provide a way for viewers to donate money – either online or via … Continue reading

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Curing Cancer by Funding the Undertakers

Most state and national funding was funneled to law enforcement and incarceration facilities with little left over for prevention and intervention measures – a policy that, as Father Greg would put it, is about as effective as attempting to cure cancer by giving all the money to the undertakers… Continue reading

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Rosa Parks and the Highlander Folk School

Highland Folk School trained civil rights leader Rosa Parks prior to her historic role in the Montgomery Bus Boycott, as well as providing training for many other movement activists. Continue reading

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Build Your Wings On The Way Down

You’ve got to jump off cliffs all the time and build your wings on the way down. Continue reading

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