Katrina spawned a whirlwind of creative storytelling. While I worked for eight years to finish a documentary I started before the storm, I worked with others to find new ways to document community change.more
Welcome to Bridge The Gulf Project
Photo: Oil and gas pipelines run behind Africatown's historic Mobile County Training School. Photo credit: Karen Savage
The law will be of no value to you if 1) you do not know the law, 2) you are afraid to use the law, 3) you cannot financially afford the law. Historically, laws are created to protect the innocent and the weak or safeguard the greedy.more
Above - Trees and debris at the site of Texas Brine's sinkhole near the Bayou Corne community. Photo credit: John Achee
People like myself have been accused of being "alarmists" when it comes to some of the information that we gather, review, do our best to determine the veracity of, and then post for all to see.more
BRIDGE THE GULF is a community media project that lifts up the voices of Gulf Coast communities working towards justice and sustainability.