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Sanctuary TV: Chris Hedges on Fascism in the Age of Trump


Journalist, author and war correspondent Chris Hedges spoke in at The Sanctuary for Independent Media in Troy NY on November 10, 2017 on fascism and empire in the age of Trump.

Chris Hedges is the best-selling author of War is a Force That Gives Us Meaning (2003), a finalist for the …

“Melissa Aldana Quartet, Sanctuary for Independent Media”


Published: 10/18/2017
Publication: Times Union

 

Growing up in Chile, Melissa Aldana could hardly avoid the sound of jazzy horns: Both her father and grandfather were serious saxophone players, and she took up the instrument as a child. (Her bio says she still plays granddad’s Selmer Mark VI horn.) Aldana left Chile to pursue …

DIY Snackshop: Raw Pasta and Sauce (video)


Our team has finished editing the first DIY Snackshop video. Check it out below:

 

Neighborhood Chef #3 Recipe: "Purslane Pesto"


 

Mary Vikerman of the Capital District Community Gardens stopped by to share her purslane pesto recipe for the third installment of our Neighborhood Chef series. Check out the recipe below:

Makes about 6 servings with Rice!
2 ripe avocados
4c. purslane
1 small bunch of …

Neighborhood Chef Episode 2: Kale Salad with Christine Earhart (video)


Our second video is complete! Check out what our summer youth worked on during post-production on Thursday:

DIY Snack #3 Recipe: Watermelon Gazpacho


Ellie’s DIY Snack Shop #3 featured her homemade watermelon gazpacho recipe. Check it out below:

One large seeded watermelon
Half watermelon (8 to 10 cups chopped) seeded and blended with the other half watermelon (8 to 10 cups of mashed)
2 cups peeled, seeded cucumbers, diced
1 teaspoon …

4 PSAs in 1 Day


Last weekend we had an AWESOME youth media workshop and film festival, as part of the N.Y. Shout Out Youth Media celebration. Huge thanks to everyone who came from near and far, to help make media, share ideas, brainstorm, act, write, edit, volunteer, cook food, and even just to watch and discuss the youth pieces. …

A New Day, A New Video!


Do you like the title to my blog post? It’s funny because it implies that I post a new video here every day, and the precedent I’m setting today is that I actually only post one every nine weeks. But now I’m back! From Niskayuna! And I drove here today, as is my custom! That’s …

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