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Land Twice Promised (A)

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Land Twice Promised (A) (DVD) – Noa Baum is an Israeli woman living in the US. Based on her personal friendship with a Palestinian woman, she has created and performed a story to give voices and faces to the people behind the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. It is Baum’s belief that acknowledging the other’s story is the first step toward dialogue and relationship building, which is the foundation for peace. (2006) (68 mins)

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Looking for Justice: Every cup of coffee has a story

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Coffee is part of the daily routine of millions of people throughout the world, but few know the harsh conditions faced by those who work in coffee plantations. “”Looking for Justice”” tells the story of the reality of life for coffee farmers in Guatemala, a country devastated by war and inequality, and how one Mayan Farmer’s movement is using Fair Trade coffee to fund their human rights activism and change the lives of people in Guatemala.

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LIFE & TIMES OF NELLIE MCCLUNG

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Are women persons? That’s a stupid question. But it wasn’t always because unitl 1929 women weren’t. Nellie McClung changed that. Her name is synonymous with women’s rights. If we know nothing else, we know she was a suffragette. But who knew she was a best-selling novelist? Artist, politician, wife and mother-she juggled it all long before there were magazine articles telling her what to do. How did the prairie wild child become a household name? And how did she make it in a man’s world?

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LIFE & TIMES OF NELLIE MCCLUNG

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Are women persons? That’s a stupid question. But it wasn’t always because unitl 1929 women weren’t. Nellie McClung changed that. Her name is synonymous with women’s rights. If we know nothing else, we know she was a suffragette. But who knew she was a best-selling novelist? Artist, politician, wife and mother-she juggled it all long before there were magazine articles telling her what to do. How did the prairie wild child become a household name? And how did she make it in a man’s world?

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