Caution! That video is dangerous

By Katharine Romefelt
The wide broadcasting of last week’s tragedy in Roanoke has renewed the debate about firearms in our country. But it also raises concerns over the merits of violent videos on social media.
Some exposure to tragic events can be a good thing, in that they prompt activism or bring a community together. Following the Rodney King footage in 1991, when white police officers were filmed repeatedly beating a black suspect after a high-speed chase, efforts to curb police brutality and retrain officers were put into effect. But we aren’t obligated to watch every morbid event caught on film to become more knowledgeable about the world.

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The Health of Our Food

Everything we’ve been told about food and exercise for the past 30 years is dead wrong. FED UP is the film the food industry doesn’t want you to see. From Katie Couric, Laurie David (Oscar winning producer of AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH) and director Stephanie Soechtig, FED UP will change the way you eat forever.

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