Flying in a motorized paraglider over one of the most diverse continents in the world, George Steinmetz captures in his photographs the stunning beauty, potential, and hope of Africa's landscapes and people. See the project at http://mediastorm.com/publication/african-air
Steinmetz's fascination with Africa began with what turned into a two-and-a-half year trip in 1979. Since then, he has visited almost all the countries on the continent.
- Women Farmers Feed the World
Grassroots food activist Fatou Batta on why the question of agricultural sustainability is also a question of equality.
- In Kenya, Farmers Grow Their Own Way
Thousands of grassroots, African-led efforts are building locally rooted alternatives to the chemical agriculture promoted by the Gates Foundation and Monsanto.
- Hope's Poet: Interview with Dennis Brutus
The late Dennis Brutus, an elder in South Africa's long struggle against apartheid, shares his story, his poetry, and why he's optimistic about the global justice movement.
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