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Sights and Sounds of Bayview: James Martin

November 15, 2013

The Bayview YMCA’S James Martin launched the Fatherhood Program to empower young men to become the best parent they can be.

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Sights and Sounds of Bayview: Ladies in Line

A group of Bayview seniors find support, friendship, and a healthy dose of movement at their weekly dance class.

Sights and Sounds of Bayview: Youth Organizer Juana Tello

Juana Tello reflects on the importance of young people’s engagement in organizing as the youth organizer with People Organized to Win Employment Rights (POWER).

Sights and Sounds of Bayview: In Your Corner: Bayview Boxer Raquel Miller

Bayview native Raquel Miller transforms herself from street-fighting teen to Olympic hopeful.

Sights and Sounds of Bayview: Quesada Gardens Initiative

A neighborhood organization pushing for safer streets and stronger community that has blossomed into the Quesada Gardens Initiative.

Sights and Sounds of Bayview: Having Pride

A congregation of former gang members turned clergymen who feel called by Christ to help young men leave violent street life.

Sights and Sounds of Bayview: Toxic Tour Guide Tracy Zhu

Toxic Tour guide Tracy Zhu gives you a lesson in San Francisco’s history, sustainable development, and environmental justice, all from her bicycle.

Sights and Sounds of Bayview: Food Guardian Kenny Hill

Food Guardian Kenneth Hill helps ensure Bayview residents have access to healthy foods, and the knowledge to live happy lives.

Deep Roots 12: Cultural Workers Emory Douglas and Juan Fuentes Discuss Art and Activism

Tune into this episode of Deep Roots to hear an excerpt from a power conversation between veteran cultural workers Emory Douglas and Juan Fuentes, who discuss the inextricable link between art and politics.

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Deep Roots 11: Iron Mom and the Students at Hilltop

Tune into this Deep Roots podcast to hear from WritersCorps teaching artist Minna Dubin, poet and performance artist Leticia Hernandez, and the young moms at Hilltop School as they prepare for the multimedia performance of “Iron Mom: Not Just A Baby Mama”.

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Deep Roots 10: H.P. Mendoza

H.P. Mendoza is a filmmaker, screenwriter, music composer, and actor, well known for his films: Colma: The Musical; San Francisco-based musical Fruit Fly; and more recently, horror movie I Am A Ghost, for which he was named Best Horror Director of 2012 by SF Weekly. Tune into this new Deep Roots podcast to learn more about his inspirations and life as a renaissance man.

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