3 foot 9 nine inch runner Juli Windsor is pictured here running the 2014 Boston Marathon with Boston Globe reporter David Abel with whom I’m co-producing The Little Leader about Juli’s experience running both the 2013 and 2014 Boston Marathons. Runner’s World recently published this article written by David Abel about running with her.
A year after the election of Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe continues to decline. Unemployment is currently above 80% with the ruling party offering no economic sustainability programs. In this Huffington Post article, I detail the current situation in Zimbabwe.
Beatrice Mtetwa has recently been chosen as the first woman to receive the prestigous Ivan Allen prize from Georgia Tech University. Known for her fearless human rights work as a lawyer in Zimbabwe, Mtetwa was the focus of Lorie Conway’s documentary Beatrice Mtetwa & The Rule of Law. Nearly 5,000 DVDs of the film have since been distributed throughout Africa; the film is being distributed on the continent via FOX television with additional broadcasts around the world.