Author Archives: Elise Duffy

Prison Justice

The incarceration rate is higher in the US than anywhere else in the world. What’s causing this? How do we fix it?

Prison Justice

The incarceration rate is higher in the US than anywhere else in the world. What’s causing this? How do we fix it?

Why Does Monsanto Need Protection

This is a video I made about the dangers of genetic engineering and the Monsanto Protection Act

Why Does Monsanto Need Protection

This is a video I made about the dangers of genetic engineering and the Monsanto Protection Act

Syria: No Right Answer

Although everyone has been talking about Syria, not everyone knows what’s going on. People often make the mistake of nodding their head when they are unsure of conversations regarding foreign affairs, rather than inquiring upon specificities. If you do this,

Syria: No Right Answer

Although everyone has been talking about Syria, not everyone knows what’s going on. People often make the mistake of nodding their head when they are unsure of conversations regarding foreign affairs, rather than inquiring upon specificities. If you do this,

Say NO To GMO!

                                                                     From the GMO/Monsanto protest in Chicago on saturday May 26th. To learn more go to: http://occupy-monsanto.com/

Say NO To GMO!

                                                                     From the GMO/Monsanto protest in Chicago on saturday May 26th. To learn more go to: http://occupy-monsanto.com/

Are we THE Selfish Generation? (no.)

Last week, Joel Stein slammed the youth of America with his cover story, “The Me Me Me Generation,” for Time magazine. In his first paragraph Stein prefaces the article by acknowledging, “I am about to do what old people have

Are we THE Selfish Generation? (no.)

Last week, Joel Stein slammed the youth of America with his cover story, “The Me Me Me Generation,” for Time magazine. In his first paragraph Stein prefaces the article by acknowledging, “I am about to do what old people have

Neighbor to Neighbor Trailer

A trailer for the new documentary coming out on Affordable Housing in Winnetka. Premiering at the Wilmette Theatre on May 22nd. Written and Directed by: Ben Baran, Max Holmberg and True Markham.

Neighbor to Neighbor Trailer

A trailer for the new documentary coming out on Affordable Housing in Winnetka. Premiering at the Wilmette Theatre on May 22nd. Written and Directed by: Ben Baran, Max Holmberg and True Markham.

A Woman’s Right To Education: Malala Yousafzai

Since the start of this blog I have wanted to write an article on one of my heros, Malala Yousafzai, and on woman’s education in general in middle eastern countries like Pakistan. As a female student, I cannot imagine myself

A Woman’s Right To Education: Malala Yousafzai

Since the start of this blog I have wanted to write an article on one of my heros, Malala Yousafzai, and on woman’s education in general in middle eastern countries like Pakistan. As a female student, I cannot imagine myself