For The Weekend: Colbert, Silver Screens, and Mother Vines

Saturday, July 10, 2010

photograph of The Mother Vine from Here’s a few follow-ups and items of interest for your weekend consideration: Earlier in the week we discussed the United Farm…

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The Farmville Files: Take Our Jobs

Thursday, July 8, 2010

photograph by Rick Nahmias from The Migrant Project Last evening the NPR program Tell Me More featured a conversation between host Michel Martin and Arturo Rodriguez, the president…

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Mexican Migrant Workers, Vermont Dairy Farmers and Local Artists

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

photograph by Caleb Kenna The only thing that we want is to work and to have a better future in Mexico. – A Migrant Worker I would definitely…

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Saving Texas Dance Halls, One Two-Step At A Time

Monday, January 4, 2010

From John Burnett’s piece on NPR: Dance halls throughout Central Texas have been dying off from decay and disuse. The best way to save them? ‘Dance in them,’…

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