At the BRACED 2016 Annual Learning Event in Dakar, performers from around the world think about a conflict or something that is focused around oppression.
Fashion designer Bethany Yellowtail draws inspiration from her Crow and Northern Cheyenne roots to create her B.Yellowtail line.
Mary Beal dedicated most of her life to documenting and photographing the plants of the California deserts. Between 1939 and 1953, the now-defunct Desert Magazine published her columns which reminded readers that finding plants could be an adventure.
For years, the world of classical music has tried to court a younger audience. The Echo Society, a group of composers who collaborate with established musicians and light designers, might be the missing link.
Peatónito, a local activist dressed as a wrestler, is taking a playful approach to tackle a deadly violation of pedestrian rights in Mexico City.
Behind each dish is a story. The secret behind the seafood plates at Providence, one of L.A.’s most highly revered restaurants, is fish purveyor, Alfredo Gurrola.
Filmmakers and charities have begun to use VR films to raise awareness of humanitarian issues worldwide. But it has to start with a compelling story.
UC Researcher Jeff Mitchell has encouraged an increasing number of producers to develop farm systems that are closer to the kinds of systems found in nature. Conservation agriculture, also known as no-till/minimum-till farming, is his passion.
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Non-Native environmentalists are lending support to the Standing Rock Sioux. Tribes in the California Desert could use some of that help.
Tending the Wild shines light on the environmental knowledge of indigenous peoples across California by exploring how they have actively shaped and tended the land for millennia.
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Police in the San Diego, California, suburb of El Cajon shot and killed an unarmed African-American man Tuesday, after his sister called 911 to report her brother was having a mental health emergency.
Meanwhile, hundreds of people protested outside the debate at Hofstra University to demand the presidential debates be opened up to third-party candidates.
Marc Lamont Hill, journalist, distinguished professor of African American studies, responds to calls by Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump to expand the controversial police tactic of stop-and-frisk in order to reduce crime.
The scandal dates back to at least 2011, and CEO John Stumpf admits he’s known about the practice since 2013. Wells Fargo has been fined $185 million.
A photography non-profit helps teach Afghans how to capture their lives through film.
This film explores the implications and trends that are being seen in the aftermath of China abolishing their "one-child policy."
Indian children are working in illegal mines to produce glittery makeup for Western countries and are abused and often killed in the process.
This short film captures the mood of the World March of Women and conveys the demands coming from women who have for too long borne the brunt of violent conflict.
Artbound explores and illuminates the cultural issues of our times, providing critical in-depth analysis of how the arts and culture affects our society.
These films tackle topics including LGBT rights, homelessness, racism, and poverty through the eyes of the people closest to these issues. Enter the worlds of revolutionary artists, environmental activists, disabled individuals, and powerless communities.
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The world-touring rock star and musician Sami Yaffa explores the music of our little blue planet floating in space.
A documentary series from Resident Advisor that gives viewers an in-depth look into the intricate culture of electronic music across the globe.
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Rapper Lexxus Legal co-founded an organization that encourages young people to express their frustration through music rather than acts of violence.
The rising Filipino food movement in Los Angeles is rooted in a new generation of young and talented chefs, who each share a story about going against the grain, preserving their culture, and honoring Filipino traditions with their food.
When the Berlin Wall came down in 1989, techno became the underground soundtrack to the reunion between East and West.
The cost of climate change is rising and its consequences are increasingly threatening our national security.
After three decades since his last visit with his band Hanoi Rocks, Sami Yaffa returns to the musically multicultural cornucopia of India.