BY Web Intern in General on Jul 17, 2009 |
Leymah Gbowee just might be the most insanely awesome woman you've never heard of. She's at the core of a new documentary called Pray the Devil Back to Hell that chronicles the titanic strength and ingenuity of the thousands of Liberian women who organized in the 1990's and in 2003 to bring an end to civil war in their country. Armed only with white t-shirts and the desperate desire to bring about change, the women marched and sang, organized a sex strike, demanded ... Read More
BY Libby Zay in General on Jul 16, 2009 |
Summer is certainly here, which means the music festival season is upon us. If merely thinking about these all-day events makes your ears ring, feet sore, and eyelids sag, you aren't alone. Still, all music fans can agree that there are a few can't-miss fests that are worth enduring.
The music fest at the top of my to-do list is coming up this Friday and Saturday in Berea, Ohio, a suburb of Cleveland. Now in its fourth year, Berea ... Read More