Stacey Peralta’s Made in America: my favorite movie of the year.

Via on Jan 24, 2009

Full movie:

I’ve given this movie (which I saw recently at a green benefit in LA thanks to Jen Sall) a few mentions, but it deserves its own post. Check it out, you’ll enjoy and learn and be inspired to get off your bum (not a bad deal).

CRIPS AND BLOODS : MADE IN AMERICA. Directed by critically acclaimed documentary filmmaker Stacy Peralta and Executive Produced by NBA star Baron Davis and Silicon Valley entrepreneur Stephen Luczo, CRIPS AND BLOODS: MADE IN AMERICA  tells the story of the Crips and Bloods, South Los Angeles’ two most infamous African-American gangs.

Go to the site. Videos:

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Waylon Lewis, founder of elephant magazine, now elephantjournal.com & host of Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis, is a 1st generation American Buddhist “Dharma Brat." Voted #1 in U.S. on twitter for #green two years running, Changemaker & Eco Ambassador by Treehugger, Green Hero by Discovery’s Planet Green, Best (!) Shameless Self-Promoter at Westword's Web Awards, Prominent Buddhist by Shambhala Sun, & 100 Most Influential People in Health & Fitness 2011 by "Greatist", Waylon is a mediocre climber, lazy yogi, 365-day bicycle commuter & best friend to Redford (his rescue hound). His aim: to bring the good news re: "the mindful life" beyond the choir & to all those who didn't know they gave a care. elephantjournal.com | facebook.com/elephantjournal | twitter.com/elephantjournal | facebook.com/waylonhlewis | twitter.com/waylonlewis | Google+ For more: publisherelephantjournalcom

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