Listen to Suze Orman wrap

Listen to Suze Orman wrap up her chat on Marketplace Money with advice for same sex couples & long term financial planning.

Yeah, Texas! Patrons speak up against #LGBTQ discrimination.

#GlobalVoices Filmmaker Socheata Poeuv learns about her birth day in Cambodia while searching for the truth about her family’s secret past. The film—NEW YEAR BABY—airs Sunday, May 29th on the WORLD channel. More here:  http://bit.ly/ilD2bf
LIVE CHAT with Poeuv at ITVS on Friday, May 27th at 1PM ET/10AM PT 

#GlobalVoices Filmmaker Socheata Poeuv learns about her birth day in Cambodia while searching for the truth about her family’s secret past. The film—NEW YEAR BABY—airs Sunday, May 29th on the WORLD channel. More here:  http://bit.ly/ilD2bf

LIVE CHAT with Poeuv at ITVS on Friday, May 27th at 1PM ET/10AM PT 

"I believe the media are mirrors….and what we fear is our reflection." -Brooke Gladstone

wnyc:

How to blow your own mind: watch the trailer for Brooke Gladstone’s new graphic novel The Influencing Machine: Brooke Gladstone on the Media! -A.P.

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Miles O’Brien gears up for an early chat with the #endeavor crew, this Thursday at 6 a.m. Send your questions, and after you pour your coffee, visit the PBS NewsHour website to see the chat. Also, follow #utalk2nasa on Twitter.

MPs guard Utah’s state building. Watch @KUED ‘s addition to the #freedomriders story: a brief history of the Civil Rights movement from the time of Jim Crow laws to battles for immigrants’ rights today. 
And if there is some small chance that you STILL haven’t watched Stanley Nelson’s film Freedom Riders, you can catch it on WORLD May 21, at 9 p.m. 

MPs guard Utah’s state building. Watch @KUED ‘s addition to the #freedomriders story: a brief history of the Civil Rights movement from the time of Jim Crow laws to battles for immigrants’ rights today. 

And if there is some small chance that you STILL haven’t watched Stanley Nelson’s film Freedom Riders, you can catch it on WORLD May 21, at 9 p.m. 

Erica Diaz stands in counter-protest to a Bronx march against same-sex marriage, attended by thousands last Sunday, reports WNYC, and organized by her grandfather, New York State Senator Ruben Diaz, Sr.

Want more after #freedomriders? Watch MPTV’s Freedom Walkers for Milwaukee.

We’ve got to set aside this issue of color, and start dealing with the real issue, which is economics.

Check out the great content hosted on Milwaukee Public Television’s website, featuring a 30 minute video on the local civil rights movement, as well as extended interviews with some veterans from the movement’s front lines.  

Also, if you didn’t see the premiere broadcast of Freedom Riders on American Experience last night, be sure to tune in tonight on WORLD. Look up the fantastic chat that took place on Twitter by searching for #freedomriders.

Day 6 of the #freedomriders tour, and student Carla Orendorff talks about how the ride has challenged her beyond thinking about MLK Jr.’s teachings to find real-life ways to live her activism.

I think that white people of the past and of the present tend to see people of color as invisible, and I realized as a person of color that I’ve done the same thing as a middle class person. I’ve seen poor people as invisible and not been aware of the labor behind the things that I own and consume.

You can watch Stanley Nelson’s film Freedom Riders tonight on American Experience, or catch it on 5/17 and 5/21 on World Channel!

Day 6 of the #freedomriders tour, and student Carla Orendorff talks about how the ride has challenged her beyond thinking about MLK Jr.’s teachings to find real-life ways to live her activism.

I think that white people of the past and of the present tend to see people of color as invisible, and I realized as a person of color that I’ve done the same thing as a middle class person. I’ve seen poor people as invisible and not been aware of the labor behind the things that I own and consume.

You can watch Stanley Nelson’s film Freedom Riders tonight on American Experience, or catch it on 5/17 and 5/21 on World Channel!

1961 Freedom Riders sit in shock and disappointment after their bus is fire bombed in Alabama.
But hope rides on in 2011 with a new bus ride underway and due to arrive in New Orleans on May 16. See the special programming at other PBS stations around the US as they gear up for next week’s broadcast of Stanley Nelson’s Freedom Riders on American Experience, then re-broadcast next week on WORLD.

1961 Freedom Riders sit in shock and disappointment after their bus is fire bombed in Alabama.

But hope rides on in 2011 with a new bus ride underway and due to arrive in New Orleans on May 16. See the special programming at other PBS stations around the US as they gear up for next week’s broadcast of Stanley Nelson’s Freedom Riders on American Experience, then re-broadcast next week on WORLD.