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In Rwanda, in 1994, Hutu militia committed a bloody genocide, murdering one million Tutsis. Many of the Tutsi women were spared, only to be held captive and repeatedly raped. Many became pregnant. Intended Consequences tells their stories. See the project at http://mediastorm.com/publication/intended-consequences
In India, women must confront the cultural pressure to bear a son. The consequences of this preference is a disregard for the lives of women and girls. From birth until death they face a constant threat of violence. See the project at http://mediastorm.com/publication/undesired
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The main character in this captivating story is a young leopard named Leo80M, an inhabitant of the Ussuri taiga. Although arrogant and confident in his own power and dexterity, he falls into a poacher’s trap. Russian border guards eventually find the weak and exhausted leopard, and discover its paw is heavily injured.
A WORD TO THE WISE
From cannibalism to deforestation, this is life according to Douglas Lui Fo’oa, a husband and father from the Solomon Islands. Douglas knows his way around the archipelago’s ancient history and is also equally comfortable discussing the issues and challenges that may change his community’s way of life.
Luma St. revolves around the idea of people missing the beauty in everyday life. A young girl overcomes huge obstacles to indulge her curiosity in a buskers performance, she is rewarded with a magical aurora of light and sound.
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