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Harris Polls: Americans Donating Less, Volunteering More

November 9, 2010 – 12:01 pm
Harris Polls-Action Taken pie chart

Last week, Harris Polls published their most recent survey of American donations and volunteer work. They surveyed 2,620 adults across the country and asked questions about what causes are most important to them personally, their …

Stop the Execution of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani

November 4, 2010 – 1:45 pm

Stoning is a punishment that many people associate with the Old Testament and times long past, which is probably why the story of Sakineh Mohammadi Ashtiani has shocked world leaders and human rights activists alike.
Sakineh …

James O’Keefe’s Failed CNN Prank: Stupid, Not Satire

September 29, 2010 – 4:22 pm

This morning, CNN investigative reporter Abbie Boudreau posted a blog entitled “Our Documentary Takes A Strange Detour.” Boudreau has been filming “Right on the Edge,” a documentary about young right-wing activists. As detailed in her …

Stephen Colbert’s Testimony Proves Congress and Media, Not Himself, Are the True Embarrassment

September 27, 2010 – 12:47 pm
Stephen Colbert Testifies at Congress

Last week, comedian Stephen Colbert testified before the House Judiciary committee’s subcommittee on immigration, stirring up controversy in the media and from both sides of the aisle. “Embarrassment” is a word that has been thrown …


August 5, 2010 – 10:06 am

MediaRights provides a new way for independent narrative films and documentaries to find an audience. Filmmakers register with their website free of charge, and then they can promote their film through the website at no …