[Hpn] Re: [nasna] "Homeless on the Internet" on NBC TV!
Tue, 12 Sep 2000 07:08:19 -0700
How can I be removed from this discussion board?
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Anitra Freeman [SMTP:email@example.com]
> Sent: Friday, September 08, 2000 7:57 PM
> To: NASNA
> Cc: Homeless People's Network; StreetWrites; Homeless Discussion List
> Subject: [Hpn] Re: [nasna] "Homeless on the Internet" on NBC TV!
> On Fri, 8 Sep 2000, Anitra Freeman wrote:
> > Yesterday afternoon a film crew from MSNBC was here in the Real Change
> > ofices, Seattle, filming a story on our computer classes. They had
> > picked up on a Wired article about my own experiences and the classes I
> > teach for WHEEL (homeless women's group) and Real Change. They
> > interviewed myself and three members of StreetWrites (homeless /
> > low-income writer's group) -- Reneene Robertson, Storm, and Kevin
> > Vanderhoef -- and shot footage of the Real Change computer workshop;
> > they also visited Noel House emergency shelter for women. All of this
> > will be on the NBC show "Homepage" which broadcasts Mondays at 9AM
> > Pacific coast time, probable broadcast date September 11. The local
> > Seattle NBC station is Channel 5. Check your local listings and tune us
> > in on Monday morning!
> To clear up some confusion -- the Wired article I referred to is *not*
> the same one that Jonathan Vankin interviewed several people here for.
> That article is still in process. It might be out in October, or as
> late as December. It is going to include the stories of several
> different homeless activities on the Internet, across the U.S.
> The Wired article I referred to was by a local Seattle writer and just
> covered local Seattle programs. You can find it at
> Write On! / Anitra L. Freeman / http://www.speakeasy.org/~anitra/
> "We can't help everyone. We can't fix everything. It hurts.
> But it is better to live with pain than to live without caring."