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Eva Bartlett on Gaza in Crisis - An Eyewitness Report

Called Canada's Rachel Corrie, Eva Bartlett is an activist and journalist living in Gaza since 2008. Her eyewitness accounts from Occupied Palestine have been published in the Electronic Intifada, Inter Press Service, Countercurrents and her own blog http://ingaza.wordpress.com./ As a volunteer with the International Solidarity Movement, Eva accompanied Gaza farmers and fishers under threat of harassment and sniper fire from Israeli forces. Eva rode with medics in their ambulances during Cast Lead, Israel's devastating assault on Gaza in 2008-2009 which killed 1500 Palestinians, and she documented the 2012 attacks from a central Gaza Strip hospital.

Videography/Editing by Jeffry Zavala. 

A ZGraphix Video Production. 

Post by Grace Alfar

Biz Stone in Conversation with Steven Johnson at SXSW 2014

Join Twitter co-founder, Jelly co-founder and author of 'Things A Little Bird Told Me,' Biz Stone, with Steven Johnson, celebrated author and now host of PBS' How We Got To Now', in conversation about our connected society, the science and nature of collaborative networks, creativity, and how great ideas are born into existence.

Videography/Editing by Jeffry Zavala.

Produced for Waywire. 

Post by Grace Alfar

Rosario Dawson on Star Power Innovative Ways to Engage Millennials SXSW 2014

Engaging millennials now takes more than just traditional outreach methods. Innovative approaches such as leveraging celebrity voices and platforms, new technologies and culturally relevant messaging is critical for impacting the social behavior of the fastest growing demographic. 

Join actor and activist Rosario Dawson, co-founder of Voto Latino, and moderator Alex Wagner, host of MSNBC's "NOW with Alex Wagner," for a conversation about how to effectively mobilize Latino millennials to create social change in their communities.

Videography/Editing by Jeffry Zavala.

Produced for Waywire. 

Post by Grace Alfar

David Barsamian on "Global Democratic Uprisings and Challenges to U.S. Empire"

Radio broadcaster and author David Barsamian, the founder and director of Alternative Radio, will discuss his latest series of interviews with Noam Chomsky in the book Power Systems: Conversations on Global Democratic Uprisings and the New Challenges to U.S. Empire.

Location: MonkeyWrench Books, 110 E. North Loop, Austin, 78751

Videography/Editing by Jeffry Zavala & Grace Alfar. 

A ZGraphix Video Production. 

Zack Kopplin on Why We Need a Second Giant Leap

Science education activist Zack Kopplin discusses the US's need for a science revolution in the schools.

 

A ZGraphix/Austin Indymedia Production. 

Produced/Edited by Jeff Zavala. 

Filmed by Jeff Zavala & Grace Alfar,

http://zgraphix.org 

Joseph Massad on Peace Is War - Israeli settler colonialism, and the Palestinians

Columbia University Professo, Joseph Massad discusses the Israel-Palestine conflict.

Sari Andoni and friends played live music from Palestine.

This event was free and open to the public. All donations and food proceeds go to support the Austin School.

 

A ZGraphix/Austin Indymedia Production. 

Produced/Edited by Jeff Zavala. 

Filmed by Jeff Zavala & Grace Alfar,

http://zgraphix.org 

 

Deepa Kumar on "Constructing the Muslim Enemy From the Crusades to 9 11"

Dr. Deepa Kumar presented "Constructing the Muslim Enemy From the Crusades to 9 11" at the University of Texas at Austin on September 12, 2013.

Roy Casagranda on "A Reconsideration of Modernity"

On September 11, 2013, Professor Roy Casagranda examined contemporary modernity and its failings at Austin Community College Eastview Campus.

Texans Rally Against U.S. Military Intervention in Syria

On September 7, 2013 at the Texas State Capital, this event brought together a culturally and ideologically diverse group of Texans to jointly demand no further U.S military intervention against Syria.

Historic Victory for Worker Wages and Safety

Austin, TX - On October 24, 2013 ver four hundred workers and their supporters flooded Austin City Hall and testified to City Council members about the need for protections for workers on some of the city's largest construction projects.

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