Dolores Huerta, Our Past, Present and Future

The documentary film, Dolores, chronicles the story of Dolores Huerta, a civil rights champion whose life's work continues to increase rights and improve the lives of every American. Peter Bratt's engaging film aims to overpower the racism and sexism that have prevented Dolores Huerta from becoming the inspirational household name she deserves to be.

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Step By Step: Webinar on Using Audrie & Daisy

April is Sexual Assault Awareness month. Join us tomorrow, April 4th at noon Pacific/ 3pm Eastern time, when we’re honored to partner with Futures Without Violence to present the webinar: Activate Your School: Hosting an Audrie & Daisy Screening.  This is what Blueshift strives to do, take that beautiful opportunity that documentary films create uniquely- when the audience is feeling deeply, empathizing openly, and wondering how to act - and give them tools to create lasting change.

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We have a lot to learn from The Bad Kids

The Bad Kids is a gorgeous film, visually and stylistically. It's about a group of students whose lives, in many ways, have been filled with uncertainty. We hear their stories of hunger, neglect, abuse, substance use, and poverty, and yet they show up to school, they strive, and, with support from the staff and faculty at Black Rock High School, they begin to thrive. They are resilient and they are capable of anything. Theirs are the stories we need right now.

 

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