colorful Mardi Gras masks on retail shelf
02/17/2015
Laissez les bon temps rouler,…or "Let the Good Times Roll" is the battle cry from the sidewalks (and gutters) of New Orleans’ Bourbon Street today to celebrate Mardi Gras, or Fat Tuesday. What has... read more
02/16/2015
A loving short documentary by filmmaker and dear friend Ellie Walton (elliewalton.com), sharing the message and spirit behind Nimo's Empty Hands Music and Pilgrimage.  From an Ivy League... read more
02/16/2015
Another Empty Hands Music collaboration between Nimo and Magical filmmaker and sister Ellie Walton to create "To My People" - an Ode to Humanity music video and song featuring dear musicians and... read more
02/16/2015
Musicians Nimo Patel and Daniel Nahmod brought together dozens of people from around the world to create this beautiful, heart-opening melody. Inspired by the 21-Day Gratitude Challenge, the song is... read more
02/16/2015
In this brief documentary, learn about the intention and mission behind Empty Hands Music and the Pilgrimage. From an Ivy League education to Wall street to fame and fortune as a MTV Rap star, at... read more
02/13/2015
Discovering where true problems lie is important, but it doesn't make change happen. The Story of Solutions explores how we can move our economy in a more sustainable and just direction,... read more
02/13/2015
Over the past several decades, many environmental and social change efforts have come to reflect the centrality of shopping in our culture, suggesting change can be made—or is even best made—through... read more
02/13/2015
Judges ruled that corporations are people too! The Story of Citizens United v. FEC explores the inordinate power that corporations exercise in our democracy. The movie explores the history of... read more
02/13/2015
It must benefit somebody for us to keep thinking this, but the United States isn’t broke; we’re the richest country on the planet and a country in which the richest among us are doing exceptionally... read more

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Stacked Plates and Utensils
07/15/2014
A self–service coffee shop in North Dakota is a testament to human trust, and community support. Can a self-service store with no employees based on trust system be successful? Or will... read more
Soccer Ball on Field
07/01/2014
The World Cup—are you watching? I have to say the first couple weeks have been mildly intriguing for me. I grew up on a baseball field, a basketball court, and an American football field. We... read more
Earbuds
06/24/2014
Music & memory go hand in hand. I’m guessing you are probably one of the gazillions of people worldwide who own iPods or other personal music devices. Chances are also pretty good that the... read more
Green and Yellow Public Transit Bus
06/17/2014
How skilled are you at letting go? It's a challenge for most of us in this day and age. We are, most of us, control freaks, and even if someone else holds the reins, we still want to know where... read more
Hands in the shape of a circle
06/10/2014
Is there such an ideal as a higher consciousness, with respect to community? Many years ago, as a younger theatre artist living in Los Angeles, I was struggling in a polarized, competitive, theatre... read more
Bicycle Road Signs
06/03/2014
Getting out and biking for recreation, or perhaps as your main mode of transportation, benefits your body/health, and the health of the community...even our planet. There are also plentiful... read more
Man and boy
06/03/2014
I know that I am not exactly the same as every other duck in the pond, and I know that the charge I get, personally, from volunteering might occur as a drag for someone else. No harm in that on... read more
Word Environment Day Image
05/27/2014
Now that summer has unofficially kicked off with Memorial Day, there's another red-letter day to heed before we get to the Fourth of July. The warm weather canon of holidays now includes ... read more
Tree in the Desert
05/20/2014
Crafty travel marketers try to stay a step ahead of the curve and predict what is the next big thing–that’s their job but it can make some of the rest of us cynical. I must say, I am heartened... read more

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