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Films of interest

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These film reviews appear in the April 2016 edition of the free emailed bulletin, World Wide Work, published six times per year by MattWittPhotography.com. To subscribe for free, email mattwitt00@gmail.com.

The Second Mother. A Brazilian woman left her daughter in her home village in order to find work in the city to support them both. For years, she has been a live-in housekeeper for a wealthy family and has internalized attitudes about class and her subservient place in the world. A crisis develops when her daughter, aspiring to go to college, comes to see her. Read More

Books you may have missed

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These book reviews are from the April 2016 edition of World Wide Work, a free emailed bulletin published six times per year by MattWittPhotography.com. To subscribe to the free bulletin, email mattwitt00@gmail.com.

Runaway Inequality by Les Leopold (Labor Institute Press). This highly useful guide to economic justice explains with helpful facts and graphics that the wealth and power gap between the richest 1% and the rest of us is not a “single issue” but is closely tied to issues such as racism, immigration, equality for women, incarceration, climate change, health care, education, housing, trade policy, tax fairness, and military spending. Read More

Books You May Have Missed

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The following books were reviewed in the February 2016 edition of World Wide Work.

To subscribe for free to World Wide Work to receive film, book, and music reviews six times per year, email mattwitt00@gmail.com.

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Recent Films to Watch

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The following films were reviewed in the February 2016 edition of World Wide Work.

To subscribe for free to World Wide Work to receive film, book, and music reviews six times per year, email mattwitt00@gmail.com. Read More

Talking With a Reporter

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This tip sheet is for anyone who is getting ready to talk with a reporter.

Talking with a reporter is your chance to help the public see why they should support us — to help them see that we are not just fighting for ourselves but fighting for them.

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Writing Sound Bites

This tip sheet gives advice on preparing effective sound bites.

 

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Preparing a Media Spokesperson

This tip sheet is for someone who has to prepare another person to speak to the media, especially if the spokesperson is not used to speaking to reporters.

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Organizing Media Events

This tip sheet is about how to prepare for running an effective media event.

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Writing Guest Opinions

This tip sheet provides advice for preparing a guest opinion to submit to a newspaper or blog. Read More