Episode One: CALIFORNIA'S "LOST" TRIBES
Learn more about this Tribes people, culture, news and history by visiting their website.
News from Native California
For fifteen years, News from Native California has provided an inside view of the California Indian world. Written and produced by California Indians and those close to the Indian community, News provides an intimate portrait of traditional and contemporary California Indian culture and history.
Episode Two: THE PRICE OF RENEWAL
La Maestra Family Clinic is unique in the diverse cultures it serves and in identifying the health needs of the special populations. The services, programs, and functional units of the Clinic have all developed and been implemented in response to demonstrated needs presented by its patient base.
Price Charities is the umbrella for several philanthropic entities inspired and funded by San Diego’s Price family, founder of the retail chain, Price Club. Price Charities is committed to building better communities in San Diego and Imperial Counties, with a particular focus on City Heights in the City of San Diego.
Episode Three: THE NEW LOS ANGELES
LAANE is recognized as a national authority on issues affecting the working poor and an innovator in the fight against working poverty. Founded in 1993, LAANE is recognized as a national authority on issues affecting the working poor and an innovator in the fight against working poverty. Combining a vision of social justice with a practical approach to social change, LAANE has helped set in motion a broad movement based on the principle that hard work deserves fair pay, good benefits and decent working conditions.
The Partnership for Working Families is an organization established to uphold the promise of economic development for communities. The Partnership brings together four organizations anchored in the major population centers of California-the Center on Policy Initiatives in San Diego, the East Bay Alliance for a Sustainable Economy, the Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy and Working Partnerships USA in San Jose.
Episode Four: RIPE FOR CHANGE
Bioneers are biological pioneers who are working with nature to heal nature and ourselves. They have peered deep into the heart of living systems to devise strategies for restoration based on nature's own operating instructions. They come from many cultures and perspectives, and all walks of life.
The Center for Ecoliteracy is a public foundation dedicated to
education for sustainability. It administers a grant program, publishes
in print and online, offers seminars and technical assistance, and
supports systemic change, hands-on educational experience, and
curricular innovation in such areas as food, health, habitat
restoration, and environmental justice.
The official state of California website.
California Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Wikipedia's webpage for the state of California.
When to Watch
California and the American Dream premieres April 13,
20, April 27 and May 4, 2006
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California and the American Dream DVD or VHS
California and the American Dream is a production of Beyond the Dream, LLC.
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Published April 11, 2006