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Marcia G. Yerman is a writer, activist, artist and curator based in New York City. Her articles--profiles, interviews, reporting and essays--focus on women's issues, the environment, human rights, the arts and culture. Her writing has been published at Women News Network, Huffington Post, AlterNet, The Women's Media Center, Daily Kos, and The Raw Story--among others.

Marcia ico-founded CultureID, a platform for those doing work in the cultural arena with political/social intent and content. It is archived at CultureID.org.

Having served as a consultant to non-profit organizations and the business sector, Marcia is active in the new media space, recognizing it as a force for building relationships to bring awareness to social justice issues.

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Image created from image crediting Saturday, July 25, 2015      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Campus SaVE Act Responds to College Campus Sexual Violence What the Campus SaVE Act Will Do for Students this fall on college campuses.

Tuesday, July 14, 2015 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Interview with Jill Stein -- Green Party Candidate for President An interview with the Green Party candidate for President, Dr. Jill Stein.

Thursday, June 11, 2015      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
American Petroleum Institute Ads Target Smog Rules Big Oil is running an ad campaign to try and convince Americans they don't need regulations against smog.

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"Frida Kahlo: Art, Garden, Life" A look at the new exhibit at the New York Botanical Garden, "Frida Kahlo: Art, Garden, Life"

Ellen Weider Friday, May 8, 2015      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Ellen Weider: Drypoints in a Digital Age A look at how printmaker Ellen Weider uses the process of drypoint.

Image created from image crediting Wednesday, January 28, 2015 (4 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
The Work of Artists Is Not Play A look at how creatives are treated in our society in terms of economic remuneration. Live coverage of two panels at the CUE Art Foundation in New York City.

The Family, 1969 Wednesday, January 7, 2015      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Marisol: Sculptures and Works on Paper at El Museo del Barrio A review of the Marisol exhibit at El Museo del Barrio in New York City.

Image created from image crediting Wednesday, December 24, 2014      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
2015 Climate-Change Forecast An op-ed on the concerns facing the environment when the 2015 Congress kicks in.

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Local Activism Pays Off Local activism paves the way for traction on larger issues. This worked for New York residents who galvanized against fracking.

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Egon Schiele: Portraits at Neue Galerie A review of the Egon Schiele exhibit of portraits at the Neue Galerie in New York City, with an interview by the show's curator Alessandra Comini.

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Post-Election: The Good, The Bad & The Future I look at what is on the environmental landscape for America as a result of the Midterm 2014 elections.

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Ana Baptista: "Children of Color Are the Most At-Risk Victims of Pollution" An interview with Environmental Justice activist Ana Baptista.

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Crossing Brooklyn: Art from Bushwick, Bed-Stuy, and Beyond A review of the "Crossing Brooklyn: Art from Bushwick, Bed-Stuy, and Beyond" exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum. Featured are over 100 works by artists and collectives that either live or work in Brooklyn.

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A Conversation with Derrick Adams An interview with African-American artist Derrick Adams about his life and his work.

Saturday, September 27, 2014      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
"Our Future, Our Choice" -- On the Ground at the People's Climate March An on the ground look at the People's Climate March in New York City.

Thursday, September 4, 2014 (6 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Urge Pepsi To Stop Guzzling Tar Sands! A social media campaign to push Pepsi to stop using tar sands oil in their trucking fleet.

"Boy With A Gun Installation" 1992 Wednesday, August 27, 2014      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
A Conversation with Grace Graupe-Pillard An article about artist Grace Graupe-Pillard, discussing her work and the events that have shaped her life.

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The Belarus Free Theatre: Committing Dangerous Acts Belarus has been under dictatorship for 14 years. This documentary tells the story of The Belarus Free Theatre.

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The Military Battles Climate Change The military is sounding the call about how climate change adds to international instability, national concerns, and much more. Sen. James Inhofe, climate denier, still doesn't agree.

Saturday, July 5, 2014 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Republican Jim Brainard Believes in the Science of Climate Change Republican Mayor Jim Brainard of Carmel, Indiana talks about why climate change is real and how he is preparing his city.

Saturday, June 28, 2014 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Starting Out: 9 Abstract Painters 1958 --1971 a review of the exhibit "Starting Out: 9 Abstract Painters 1958-1971" examines the second-generation New York School of painters.

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A Conversation with Freddy Rodriguez A Conversation with artist Freddy Rodriguez about his life and his work.

Oskar Kokoschka:  Poster with Self-Portrait for "Der Sturm" magazine, 1910 Friday, May 16, 2014 (4 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Degenerate Art: The Attack on Modern Art in Nazi Germany, 1937 A review of the Degenerate Art exhibit at the Neue Galerie in New York City.

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A Conversation with Irene Hardwicke Olivieri A conversation with artist Irene Hardwicke Olivieri about her life and her work.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
"The Government Wouldn't Help Me, So I Decided To Do It Myself." ~ Lois Gibbs Lois Gibbs, housewife turned activist from Love Canal, is featured in the PBS doc "A Fierce Green Fire."

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XL Pipeline: Sen. Whitehouse and Rep. Waxman Question Koch Bros Koch Brothers are being asked to reveal to Congress and the American people what their stake in the XL Pipeline is.

Sunday, March 9, 2014      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Safe Climate Caucus Pumps Up Advocacy and Action The Safe Climate Caucus, led by Rep. Henry Waxman, is going outside the beltway for traction on climate change.

Dudley Charles Tuesday, March 4, 2014      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
A Conversation with Dudley Charles An interview with Guyanese artist Dudley Charles about his life and work.

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Exxon CEO Wants to Keep Fracking Out of His Backyard ExxonMobil CEO, Rex Tillerson, leads the company with the biggest traction on fracking in America, but doesn't want it in his backyard.

Tuesday, February 18, 2014 (5 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Madeleine Albright: We Are Not Doing Enough to Counter Climate Deniers Former Secretary of State Madeline Albright talks about why climate change is both a national and international issue.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
India, Human Rights, and the Bhullar Case Is India using the judicial system to oppress Sikhs? What does the Bhullar Case tell us about human rights in this county?

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Warmer Temperatures Change the Balance of Nature Dartmouth College has been on the cutting edge of research about how climate change is impacting the environment.

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"Toxic Hot Seat" Ignites Awareness A new documentary looks at the chemicals that are in our furniture and our homes.

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Should the Media Deny the Denier? Is it censorship or false balance? Some newspapers are refusing to run letters to the editor which deny climate change. Other outlets gave more traction to the reaction of climate deniers to the IPCC Report.

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Sports and Health: What Price Glory? An examination of the win at all costs sports philosophy that is impacting the health of athletes from the Pros down to the youth leagues.

Sunday, October 20, 2013      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Paula Modersohn-Becker: The First Modern Woman Artist A review of the new book about ground breaking artist Paula Modersohn-Becker focusing on her life, her art, and her struggles as a woman.

Sunday, September 8, 2013 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Fall Climate Change Preview Top concerns for the environment going into Fall.

Monday, September 2, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
The Keystone Pipeline Is An Environmental Justice Issue How communities of color and low-income are disproportionately saddled with the health impacts of pollution

Sunday, August 11, 2013 (4 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Climate Change "In Our Backyards" The science behind Climate Change is given to the EPW Senate committe.

Friday, August 2, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
New EPA Chief Gina McCarthy Targets Climate Change First speech by new head of the EPA, Gina McCarthy, outlines her agenda. Climate deniers beware!

Thursday, July 25, 2013      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Small Businesses Support President Obama's Climate Plan Small business people speak out about their support of Gina McCarthy & the need for a sustainable economy.

Sunday, July 21, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
The Empathy Gap between Us and Them A long-standing sense of "otherness" keeps us from empathy for those who are different.

Friday, June 28, 2013 (4 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
President Obama Vows To Cut Pollution An overview of Obama's June 25th Climate Change speech at Georgetown University.

Thursday, June 27, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Bob Inglis: Conservatives Have A Climate Solution Former Rep. Bob Inglis lost his seat to a Tea Party candidate when he refused to deny climate change.

Sunday, June 2, 2013 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Redefining Cancer Survivorship Two women working to support female survivors of cancer. June 2 is National Cancer Survivors Day.

Friday, May 10, 2013 (3 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Mother's Day: Political Moms Mobilize For Climate Change Women representatives of the Safe Climate Caucus on why they are pro-active on Climate Change.

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Air Quality Awareness Week Air Quality Awareness Week Hopes to Bring the spotlight on air pollution

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
"A Woman of Interest": Murder in Arizona A woman's memoir about dealing with the murder of her husband, being a suspect, and coming through to the other side.

Monday, April 22, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Politics as Usual at Gina McCarthy Hearings A report on the Gina McCarthy hearings

Saturday, March 30, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Bicameral Task Force Tackles Climate Change Democrats Create a Task Force on Climate Change while Republicans Continue to Deny the science.

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Sequester Dirties the Air Most people know how the sequester may affect the military budget or social safety nets, but few are aware of the impacts on the air we breathe.

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"ExxonMobil Hates Your Children" and This Ad ExxonMobil muscles out a green ad that calls them to task for their business practices.

Saturday, February 16, 2013 (3 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Should Big Oil Receive Taxpayer Subsidies? A look at how Big Oil is getting tax subsides from the taxpayers that if removed could help bring down the deficit.

Friday, February 15, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
New Study: High Pollution=Low Birth Weight=Unhealthy Babies A new global study shows the correlation between air pollution and low birth weight.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
New York City Exhibit Features Artists of Guyanese Heritage Art Exhibit in NYC examines the influence of Guyanese roots on the visual expression of 12 artists.

Friday, January 11, 2013 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Fracking Causes Friction In "Promised Land" This is an overview of the new film "Promised Land", which deals with a community evaluating the pros and cons of fracking. There is also additional information about fracking.

Wednesday, December 26, 2012 (3 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
A Conversation with Painter Kendall Shaw A conversation with 88 year old painter Kendall Shaw, who is a piece of New York City art history.

Tuesday, December 18, 2012 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
Clean Air Hangs Off The Fiscal Cliff What the fiscal cliff means and how it will impact the environment.

Sunday, November 18, 2012 (2 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
"Other Israel Film Festival" Tackles Complex Issues An overview of the opening night of the "Other Israel Film Festival." Article includes introductory statements from actor Mandy Patinkin, as well as a review of the film screened, "Sharqiya."

Saturday, November 10, 2012 (1 comments)      Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon
"Sweet Dreams" - Reconciliation in Rwanda at DocNYC A Documentary Film Festival in NYC features the story of how women from both sides of the genocide in Rwanda make a new start.

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