Imagining Ways to Combat Sex Trafficking

This is a very impacting conversation between host Jim Vrettos; Private Investigator and Activist Manuel Gomez; and Rap Artist Immortal Technique (Felipe Coronel); about sex trafficking and the thriving of this practice with little to none reaction from the authorities.  It is shocking to learn that...

Imagining Mi Madrina Revolucionaria

Host Jim Vrettos interviews Melissa Montero, film and media maker, activist, salsa dancer.  Mrs. Montero talks about his experience with Isabel Rosado who passed on in 2015 at the age of 107 and whose life encompassed Puerto Rico's historical struggle with colonialism over the last century.

Journalism: A Place of Incredible Segregation

Roughly 40 million people live in poverty in the USA. Can you imagine living under $24,000 a year for a family of four? If you can’t, why not? Surely the media should help. This week, why mainstream media are so poor at covering poverty – and what one project is doing about it.

This Week On MNN

August 11, 2022

Join us This Week on MNN as we celebrate American Artist Appreciation Month.