We know that reforming our food system requires forging alliances across groups.
Diamond’s work as a democracy advocate inspired the recently released documentary “A Whisper to a Roar,” which explores the personal stories of democracy activists in Egypt, Malaysia, Ukraine, Venezuela and Zimbabwe.
Filmmaker Rob van Hattum, former Mayor of Palo Alto Patrick Burt and Stanford Professor Craig Criddle of the Woods Institute discussed environmental sustainability and eco-effective design Thursday evening, following a screening of van Hattum’s documentary “Waste=Food.”
We are a society becoming increasingly urbanized. Fifty percent of us already live in cities, and 75 percent of us will by 2050. Cities face significant challenges: sustainable urban mobility, maintaining green spaces while allowing development, recovering from natural disasters, ensuring good infrastructure and many more. Gary Hustwit’s film “Urbanized” touches on many of these topics to give a broad portrait of cities today by introducing us to some exciting projects happening around the world.