I had a couple gigs this past week as a Telesur talking head. I always cringe at my TV Spanish (I swear, it's usually better than this). The first, from March 31st, is missing the audio where I said "la obligación de" (in which I cast aspersion on Obamacare as part of a larger argument about negative vs. positive conceptions of human rights).
A few months back I posted a follow-up talk show program I did with some of my Honduran nursing & med students with whom I organized a health solidarity brigade to Ciriboya last year recently. I also recently published a short piece in National Nurse magazine reflecting on the experience:
Courtesy of Joel Pomerantz, this little gem from Sept 1973 Ms Magazine, page 20, Gazette News:
NNU Nurses at Medstar Washington Hospital Center will go on strike next Monday, December 22nd, to demand that their employer put patients before profits. In this video some of the nurse leaders explain in their own words why they are striking:
Alliance for Global Justice invites you to join our
January 25-Feb. 3, 2015
State of democracy one-year after the elections: insecurity and migration
I am honored to be featured on the inaugural Franz Boas Podcast of the San Francisco State Anthropology Department. The interview is available HERE.
Interview with Dr. Adrienne Pine, conducted by Dr. James Quesada
San Francisco, Nov. 14, 2014
JQ: My name is James Quesada. I am a professor of Anthropology and Chair of the Department of Anthropology at San Francisco State.
I was on Background Briefing with Ian Masters talking about this (through a haze of sinus infection) last night. The following is my translation of Natalie Roque Sandoval's essay published yesterday on social media:
I'm excited and honored to be a part of this Thursday's panel at Berkeley. Please help me spread the word. Facebook event HERE. Click image below for pdf version:
Merelym: I was also a teenager once
It was with deep indignation that I found out about the murder last weekend of the 14 year old teenager Merelym Abigail Espinoza Bustillo, who adds to the never-ending list of young Honduran women violently murdered. It is with profound indignation that I write these lines.
They justify the murders and blame the victims!