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Screenwriter. Historian. BA in History and certificate in Latin American studies from Cornell University. MA in English Education from Columbia University. Very interested in public policy.

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Raymond Arrieta, From ImagesAttr
(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, December 24, 2015
NBC Universal Telemundo Host Raymond Arrieta Does Racist Blackface and Brownface Performances On TV NBC Universal Telemundo Airs Racist Blackface and Brownface performances by Raymond Arrieta!
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(4 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, April 26, 2018
Ghana's Right to Return Law for the Descendants of African Slaves Ghana is the first African nation to offer a right to return to the descendents of African slaves.
Rotherham Slamfest 3 - The Starkins, From ImagesAttr
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, July 11, 2014
Rapid Gentrification Hitting Bed Stuy and Changing the Neighborhood's Racial Demographics Gentrification has rapidly changed the racial demographics in Bedstuy.
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(4 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, February 9, 2014
Occupy Wall Street's Founders and Take Ownership of the Movement Occupy Wall Street Founders Step Forward
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(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, February 6, 2014
Marjorie Hill, GMHC's First Black Woman CEO, Thrown Under the Bus Marjorie Hill, GMHC's first Black Woman CEO, was thrown under the bus by the board of directors. While she was rightfully fired, there are as much to blame for GMHC's issues as Hill herself.
(14 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, December 24, 2011
The Degeneration of Occupy Wall Street Into A Charity How Occupy Wall Street Has Degenerated Into a Charity. Vagabonds from other states have polluted Occupy Wall Street, perhaps beyond repair.
Star of David, From InText
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, February 20, 2020
Descendants of Jews Who Survived the Genocidal Inquisition Feel Neglected by Spanish Government The descendants of Jews persecuted by the Inquisition feel neglected by the Spanish government. Under a program supposed to make amends for past persecution, large numbers applied for Spanish citizenship. Only to face massive delays, and many two years later have heard nothing from the government.
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, October 30, 2011
Discrimination And Nepotism In Hollywood The problems caused by nepotism and discrimination in the film industry affect the whole society, and reinforce the oppression of raciam minorities.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, November 5, 2011
OWS Encourages The Growth Of Independent Media OWS is promoting the growth of new media.
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(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Child Protective Services Unlawfully Remove Children From Their Families Michigan has a problem with the rubber stamping of removal orders of children from their homes. This is a violation of Michigan law, which mandates personal review from a judge. These women were not allowed to give their defense.
(5 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, July 6, 2014
Lower East Side: Gentrification or Destruction? Lower East Side's transformation has rapidly changed this once working class neighborhood as tenement housing was destroyed and replaced with luxury apartments.
Vermin @ The Atlantic 2014, From ImagesAttr
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, August 1, 2014
The Corporate Sector Completely Assimilates Brooklyn, NY's Williamsburg Williamsburg, one of the first hip parts of Brooklyn has been completely assimilated by the corporate sector.
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(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, April 30, 2018
Filmmaker Rene Mena on His Latest Feature Film Prescience Rene Mena on his latest film Prescience. Prescience has just been Greenlit and filming starts in just a few weeks.
Cary Woodworth, From ImagesAttr
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, March 14, 2015
Cary Woodworth on his latest projects, film festivals, Chinese films and independent film Cary Woodworth speaks on acting in Chinese language films, on the independent film scene and on film festivals.
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SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, July 10, 2014
Controversial Jackson Heights/Corona BID Threatens Immigrant-Owned Businesses in Queens, NY The controversy over this Business-Improvement District has come to a peak, as the city now must weigh in on whether this BID should become a reality.
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SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, November 24, 2011
California Leads the Fight Against Social Injustice California has often lead the nation in progressive movements. Occupy Wall Street is being redefined and reignited in California.
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(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Bringing my Mother to Spain for Treatment for Neuroendocrine Cancer Seeking additional help for my mother´s ongoing cancer treatments.
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(9 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, April 10, 2016
Sanders Is the Best Candidate by Far for Working Class Majority Sanders policies are the best by far for working class and poor majority.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, November 13, 2011
Teamsters Strike at Sotheby's supported by Occupiers Teamsters 814 unites with Occupy to protest Sotheby's attempts to replace their union workers with temps.
SHARE More Sharing        Friday, May 24, 2013
Web Series Black Folk Don't Explores Stereotypes of African Americans Black Folk Don't is a web series that explores stereotypes of Black Americans, and debunks them.
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SHARE More Sharing        Monday, June 11, 2018
Cryptocurrencies And Drug Legalization Drug legalization has helped push along the development of cryptocurrencies.
Series: Drug Legalization (2 Articles, 2728 views)
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(19 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, April 11, 2017
The Federal War on Drugs is Unconstitutional The federal war on drugs is unconstitutional. There is nothing in the US constitution that gives the federal government the right to make drugs or the drug business illegal so long as it is conducted in state.
Series: Drug Legalization (2 Articles, 2728 views)
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, October 27, 2011
Occupy Central Park 11/11/2011 Join this cultural event/festival for the planning of the next phase of the occupation!
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(7 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, January 30, 2014
Gentrification Is Merely the Transformation Of Large Cities Into Post Industrial Cities Gentrification is much more than rich people buying up poor neighborhoods.
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(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, July 18, 2016
My New Film Wine Tasting Article on my new indie film project Wine Tasting.
(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, December 7, 2011
Use and Abuse of the Chronically Homeless in the Occupy Wall Street Movement Chronic Homeless members of occupiers have been pushed to the side, in favor of more well to do occupiers.
(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, November 27, 2011
Occupiers Help Needy Stay in or Obtain Housing Occupy Wall Street has gone local. At the grassroots level around the country, occupation is working on issues such as housing and other matters that directly affect communities.
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(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, August 2, 2014
Harlem's New Renaissance Comes at a Price to the Poor and Elderly The oldest residents pay the highest price as Harlem continues to be developed.
SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, December 3, 2011
World Aids Day Protesters Arrested Near NY City Hall Vocal New York led a march from Zucotti Park to City Hall on World Aids Day. The purpose of this is to raise awareness on the need for funding for HIV, Malaria, Tuberculous, Hepatitis C, Mental Illness, Substance Abuse and other serious illness and healthcare in general.
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SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Blockchain to Transform Real Estate Blockchain technology is transforming real estate investment.
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SHARE More Sharing        Monday, October 28, 2013
Unfinished Works: An Evening of Autumn Entertainment Korea Society holds joint event with Asian American Film Lab on staged reading of independent film scripts.
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(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Asian American Film Lab’s Programming Comes to NYC Media TV Asian American Film Lab Brings Its Original Programming to NYC Media TV!
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, February 26, 2013
MTA NY Raises Fares and Tolls Again MTA NYC is raising fares and tolls again. There must be other ways of raising necessary funds.
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SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, December 4, 2011
Occupy Broadway Street Performances, Dec. 2-3, 2011 Occupy Wall Street brings theatre and music to an outdoor performance in a privately owned public park.
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(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, January 18, 2016
The Reurbanization of Los Angeles Los Angeles has transformed from the nation's biggest suburb to a sophisticated city.
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(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, December 12, 2015
Push Towards Reactivation of Queens, NY abandoned Rockaway Beach LIRR Train Tracks Push to restore train service to abandoned railroad in Queens, NY.
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(13 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Activism Channeled Through Public Schools Article on how investments in education have led to substantially increased minority enrollments.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, October 31, 2011
Occupy Wall Street Unites The 99% Occupy Wall Street Unites the public and progressive movements in ways the general public hasn't.
SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, November 17, 2011
Bloomberg-Secret Ally of the Occupiers Bloomberg's actions have revitalized the movement.
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(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Thursday, August 21, 2014
The Diversity of Academy Awards 2014 Illustrates a Changing Film Industry The film industry is starting to address the lack of diversity.
SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, November 20, 2011
Media Coverage of Occupy More Positive As Of Nov. 17th Upon seeing Occupy move forward, the mainstream media coverage changed. Part of this was because journalists were assaulted during the shutdown of Zucotti. The other part is that the newspapers and other media sources sense the shift in public opinion.
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, November 8, 2011
Occupy Wall Street's Dialog With Uptown Justice Movements Movement for Justice in El Barrio is now creating a dialog with Occupy Wall Street. The groups are exploring ways to achieve their goals. With each other support and the support of all the other Occupy movements and allied people.
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(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Mayor de Blasio Restores HIV Funds Bloomberg Era Cut De Blasio has restored Bloomberg's cuts to HIV programs and even improved on the funding.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Wednesday, February 13, 2013
The First Stages of Privatization of New York's Housing Projects NYC prepares privatization of its housing projects.
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(3 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, January 24, 2016
Academy Confronts Structural Racism In the Film Industry The Academy finally addresses issues of structural racism.
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(2 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, May 5, 2013
Web Panel at IFP Highlights Erosion of Barriers to Diverse Filmmakers Diverse Panel at IFP talks about the web and independent film.
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(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Monday, August 4, 2014
Wild Bird Fund Rescues Injured and Sick Birds in Metro NYC This organization rescues wild birds as well as educates the public on wild birds and there care.
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(6 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Saturday, February 16, 2013
Bloomberg Reduces Possession of Small Amounts of Marijuana from Misdemeanor to Violation NYC reduces penalties for marijuana possession.
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(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Friday, April 26, 2013
Tribeca Film Festival and Tribeca Film Institute Help to Increase Diversity in Media Tribeca Film Festival and its affiliate Tribeca Film Institute work hard to increase diversity in the media.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Sunday, January 31, 2016
Diversity Does Not Equal Black Giving Black actors awards at SAG does not address the lack of diversity in the industry.
(1 comments) SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, July 31, 2012
72HourShootOut Competition Asian American Film Festival promotes diversity, fights against marginalization of Asians in the media.
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SHARE More Sharing        Monday, April 8, 2013
Fast Food Workers in New York Go on Strike Fast Food Workers are in striking in New York. They are protesting low pay, lack of benefits, deplorable working conditions.
SHARE More Sharing        Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Feb. 7th Industry Spotlight at Asian American Film Lab Review of Event at Asian American Film Lab

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