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Crowdfunder: Film investigates how researchers create non-existent breast cancer clusters to make headlines

Crowdfunder: Film investigates how researchers create non-existent breast cancer clusters to make headlines

LatinaLista — Campaign: Busted: Breast Cancer, Money, and the Media At the edge of the Pacific, women believe they’re part of an unexplained breast cancer cluster. It’s a fear created by media hype and medical researchers who should know better. Since the ’90s, the San Francisco Chronicle has published a steady stream of articles claiming

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Crowdfunder: Writing the stories of yesterday’s “DREAMers”

LatinaLista — Campaign: Portraits of the Dream Dr. Josef Castaneda-Liles and Dr. Maria del Socorro Castaneda-Liles from Santa Clara University are working on a book titled Portraits of the Dream. It features the stories of leaders from various industries (tech, academia, law, fashion, entertainment and others) – all of whom arrived as undocumented immigrants, along

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Crowdfunder: Exiled Mexican journalist raising funds for living expenses as he finishes book about U.S.-Mexico border

LatinaLista — Campaign: Writing a book in exile Luis Nájera is a Mexican journalist with 20 years of professional experience, currently living with his family as refugees in Canada. In recognition of his career at the US-Mexico border, he received in 2010 the CJFE International Press Freedom Award; in 2011, one of the Human Rights

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Crowdfunder: A film about immigration, fast food, and making your own justice

LatinaLista — Campaign: Bring The Hand That Feeds to Your Community The news can’t be turned on without hearing something about immigration, economic inequality, low-wage work (including fast food), or rising social unrest. But how often is a feature documentary seen that explores these complex themes through a dramatic personal story? Stories about labor, in

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