Arts & Entertainment

In this section, we feature individuals who use their creative gifts to promote consciousness, social good and/or justice.

Shannon Galpin

Riding for Equality

by Shannon Galpin At eighteen Shannon Galpin became a victim of gender violence. Unwilling to be labeled a victim, she became a fighter for women’s rights by f... Read More
Photo by Jeramy Pritchett

Feeling Better Everyday

by Jackie Carter Seth Matlins has been in in the entertainment business, sports business, music business and has even sold water for a living. Now, the former ... Read More

Compassionate Change

by Mirabai Bush Looking out my window, I see an empty bench under a pine tree, looking like it is not waiting for someone to sit but sitting quietly itself, ... Read More
Photo by Paul Misciagno and Jeramy Pritchett / Nikki Saraiva

Detourbutterfly: Thrown Away

by Nikki Saraiva When color and commodity meet love and disdain, this is the metamorphosis of Detourbutterfly. Detourbutterfly, also known as Nikki Saraiva, wa... Read More
Hans-Peter Hettich

Artistic Assemblages

Austrian Expressionist Turns Matches into the Flame of Imaginative Art by Hans Peter Hettich Photo by Jeramy Pritchett /Hans-Peter Hettich imaginative ar... Read More