July 11, 2017

52nd Anniversary of Medicare & Aging in America

52nd Anniversary of Medicare | July 30, 2017 On July 30, 1965, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law legislation that established the Medicare and Medicaid programs.  For 50 years, these programs have been protecting the health and well being of millions of American families, saving lives, and improving...

October 28, 2014

Human Rights Watch: Palliative Care In Mexico

In May 2014, HRW successfully completed a Kick Starter Campaign to fund the creation of a video to raise awareness about the lack of availability of palliative care in Mexico. HRW's Diederik Lohman teamed up with photojournalist and filmmaker Ed Kashi (VII) to make this video happen.

October 13, 2014

Westheimer Peace Symposium

"Healthcare in the United States: Money, Morality & Mandates" Symposium of 2014 will feature an exhibition of Ed Kashi's "Aging in America" as well as talks by Ed Kashi and Julie Winokur. Kashi will be speaking on his work for the film "Denied" and Winokur will be hosting a...