Monthly Archives: October 2010

Horner: Emmer Leadership Lacking On Abortion Issue (CC)

Tom Horner Talks with Marty Owings After The TPT Almanac Debate

Video by Craig Stellmacher
Following Friday’s Minnesota Gubernatorial debate, Independence Party candidate Tom Horner said he was puzzled by why Republican Party candidate Tom Emmer won’t answer questions about what he would do as Governor on abortion issues. Tom Horner: “You know I don’t understand why Representative Emmer won’t answer some of these questions. I mean I think it is fairly well known where his position is on abortion. And I respect his position, his right to take that position. I think it’s misplaced in that where I believe we ought to put our resources and where I think he could have the conversation and where both Dayton and Emmer ought to join me in leading is how do we reduce the need for abortion. Continue Reading →

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Video Voice in NOLA, Gulf Food Systems, Building Community Through Video


The UpTake spoke with New Orleans Video Voice Collective director Michele Burton-Oatis about engaging communities through video and about how the BP oil spill, and Hurricane Katrina, have impacted community food systems in and around New Orleans. Continue Reading →

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Food Sovereignty Prize Winners Discuss Building Global Movement


Those who were honored with 2010 Food Sovereignty Prizes at this year’s Community Food Security conference in New Orleans spoke on a panel discussion about building a global food sovereignty movement. Continue Reading →

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