Timeless Thought, Reflections on ‘Between 2 Worlds’

Recently in San Antonio, I took part in hosting a film screening of Jose Jaramillo’s “Between 2 Worlds”, a documentary that takes a look at the Gregorian and Mayan calendars. This screening was part of a new project (Culture Consumers) … Continued

‘I AM,’ Reviewed

I saw the film ‘I Am’ with my twelve-year-old brother. The documentary comes from the director of several Jim Carrey classics (Ace Ventura, Liar Liar, Bruce Almighty) among other similar comedy gems. This time, however, fart jokes get left aside … Continued

Politics

Time to Reinvest in Building Strong Communities

A couple weeks back, I was listening to NPR’s affiliate station in San Antonio, TPR – KSTX 89.1FM. It was early evening and I’m assuming the show airing may have been rebroadcast. The info, though, was very very timely. The … Continued

Politics

The Invisibles – When the dream becomes a nightmare

Originally published at georgemgarza@tumblr.com. Marc Silver and Gael Garcia Bernal filmed a series of shorts entitled ‘The Invisibles’. The series gives an inside look at life from the other side of the fence. These are the stories of the families … Continued

News

The power to communicate and the power to transform society belongs to everyone

There is something awkward about the way we as a society view communication. Perhaps the lack of comprehension is due to the business surrounding the idea. We live in a world where communication is taken for granted. We waste words … Continued

Politics

Solution City is Where it’s at this June

For those of you who don’t know, Detroit, MI is the capital of the economic crisis as far as industry is concerned. The fall of the auto companies based out of what is widely known as “Motor City” has had … Continued