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[28 Jan 2009 | Comments Off on See The End of Poverty? in Los Angeles | ]
See The End of Poverty? in Los Angeles

The End of Poverty? will premiere at The Pan African Film and Arts Festival on 2/7, 2/14, and 2/15 in Los Angeles. Come and see this extraordinary documentary before it’s theatrical release scheduled for September.

The End of Poverty? (2008/US/104min)
Dir: Philippe Diaz
Documentary Feature Competition

The End of Poverty? is a phenomenal discourse on why poverty persists and why the majority of the world’s people live without adequate shelter, food, clothing and little to no access to medical…

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[13 Jan 2009 | No Comment | ]

3 a.m. – someone who has NOT gotten the memo I am in Cambodia and is calling my cell phone jolts me awake.  Excellent.
5. a.m. My friend Lane sends me a message that I have accidentally pocket dialed his voice mail for 4 minutes from Cambodia.  That is the last time I try to turn off my phone at 3 a.m.
6 a.m.  Cher and I give up and get out of bed.  Who needs the extra sleep anyway?  How hard can it be to take care of 24 toddlers?
Lina, Cher …