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Rockefeller Center Christmas holiday scene 2014

My Year-End Reflections

Dec 6 • 191 Views • No Comments

  My year-end reflections are all about thankfulness. A Cherokee friend, who celebrates Thanksgiving everyday, reminded me about gratitude and expressing it. When I...

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Mixed-up Ethnic Thanksgiving Fare

Thanksgiving may be a uniquely American holiday but the people in my world always add ethnic vibes to the holiday menu. I know a lot about...

Nov 22 • 169 Views

Extended family pose in the garden ready for '60 Lessons from the Garden,' Saturday, Nov. 15, 8am-4pm, Cost $60 includes lnch, snacks, speakers, conference. contact

Lessons from the Garden

Lessons from the Garden will feature women storytellers and organic food at a Pre-Thanksgiving conference, set for Saturday, November 15,...

Nov 3 • 251 Views

Indigenous Day of Remembrance, NY, at Columbus Circle, 59th street

Columbus Day, Indigenous Remembrance Day

My Indigenous and Native American ancestors are finally getting some respect. Columbus Day is getting re-branded. I know that my ancestors...

Oct 13 • 429 Views

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Chinese Exclusion-Inclusion exhibit at NY Historical Society, subway poster

Chinese in the Americas lecture

Nov 23 • 183 Views • No Comments

I was invited as a Guest Lecturer to Binghamton University (SUNY) recently, where I presented to a History and English departments multidisciplinary course called...

BBC Radio Producer Maggie Ayre received Prix Europa 2014 in Award in Berlin for Best European Radio Music Programme for 'Strange Fruit.'

Prix Europa Award to “Strange Fruit”

  Congratulations to Maggie Ayre, BBC radio producer, for winning the prestigious Prix Europa Award 2014 for Best...

Oct 27 • 323 Views

Sign board on a tree and a bench offers a place for peace and meditation at Columbus, Ohio community garden

Philanthropy is the new marketing – food activism

Philanthropy is the new marketing.  Take food activism. Our media team learned this lesson the hard way. This summer...

Aug 17 • 774 Views

Do you remember Ebbets Field in Brooklyn?

Brooklyn-Japan Baseball Program

The Brooklyn-Japan Baseball Program was our global natural disaster project with the Japan government, Long Island...

Jul 27 • 445 Views

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