FIERCE LIGHT ON-LINE FORUM WITH THE FIRST WEEKEND CLUBWed, 09/23/2009 - 18:44
Velcrow Ripper and Cher Hawrysh have generously donated their time to joining an online Forum celebrating FIERCE LIGHT. Judy Rebick and Carly Stasko, featured in the film, are also joining the discussion. All in the name of spreading the word about FIERCE LIGHT and Canadian film! Check it out at http://www.firstweekendclub.ca/forum/fierce-light.html
The DVD Club is hosting this event during the month of September. The DVD Club is like a book club, but for films, and a part of First Weekend Club, a non-profit organization that promotes Canadian film.
See you online!
The DVD Club
First Weekend Club
SHINE YOUR FIERCE LIGHT WORKSHOPSWed, 09/23/2009 - 16:31
TODAY'S NEWS: We're Screwed!Mon, 09/21/2009 - 16:13
According to a high tech study commissioned by a concerned Mayor Bloomberg and generously funded by the Rockefeller Foundation, climate change caused by human-created greenhouse gases is threatening the health, livelihood and security of New Yorkers-especially those who take the subway to work.
The New York City Panel on Climate Change, led by an elite team of NASA scientists and climate experts from Columbia, CUNY and Rutgers, has concluded that unless carbon emissions are drastically reduced all over the world, New York faces dangerous increases in temperature (up to 7.5 degrees), extreme weather (hurricanes and intense storms) and sea level rise (as much as 4.5 feet).
STAND WITH VAN JONESWed, 09/09/2009 - 04:52
Today's blog is by Fierce Light visionary Judy Rebick:
"Martin Luther King didn't become famous saying I have a complaint," said Van Jones speaking to the Network of Spiritual Activists. As you have probably heard one of the most eloquent environmental justice activists in the U.S. has resigned from Obama's White House under a relentless right-wing assault of what he calls "lies and distortions." You will get some idea of what a visionary he is by watching this short video from Fierce Light