Book 14: The Color Purple–Alice Walker

I’ve seen The Color Purple with Whoopie Goldberg, Danny Glover, and Oprah, no less than ten times. I’ve also seen the (first) broadway version of story and would like to see the more recent (and apparently better) broadway musical. But I’ve never read the book. Surprisingly, I didn’t finish the book and think about how…

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Movimento dos Trabalhadores Rurais Sem Terra

Movimento dos Trabalhadores Rurais Sem Terra = The Landless Workers’ Movement

The website’s in Portuguese but you should check out MST online through their website or other sites. This movement is amazing and powerful. I just spent two days with them on their land and in their houses.

Movimento dos Trabalhadores Rurais Sem Terra

A different website in English that talks about the movement:

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Photos from our visit: