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New York Women in Film & Television Announces 2018 NYWIFT Ha Phuong Scholarship Recipients (tags)
The prizes award six accomplished young women in film with financial assistance to pursue their own projects
Willetts Design & Associates Earns Coveted Gold Nugget Honors (tags)
Willetts Design & Associates earned its Merit honors for Zenyara, which was honored for Best Custom Home over 8,000 sq. ft.
Prop. H Activists March on Hollywood to House and Help the Homeless (tags)
Photos are of the Yes on H March for the Homeless accompanied by ones of homeless people in downtown L.A by Robert Stuart Lowden. Measure H, if passed on March 7, would generate about $350 million, which would go to housing, “mental health, substance abuse treatment, health care, education, job training, rental subsidies, emergency and affordable housing, transportation, outreach, prevention, and supportive services for homeless children, families, foster youth, veterans, battered women, seniors, disabled individuals, and other homeless adults.” (Source: Monday Night Mission LA on Cloud9.)
24TH ANNUAL LOS ANGELES WOMEN’S THEATRE FESTIVAL HONORS COMPOSER MEGAN CAVALLARI ON MARCH (tags)
The 24th Annual Los Angeles Women’s Theatre Festival will honor composer Megan Cavallari with the Integrity Award on Wednesday, March 23rd at 7 pm at Barnsdall Gallery Theatre.
Film/TV Composer Megan Cavallari to Receive the FAHF Humanitarian Award (tags)
FAHF (Fashion & Arts Humanity Fete) Awards 2016 will honor LA based TV/film composer Megan Cavallari for her humanitarian achievements
Next "Star Wars" to score in Los Angeles for First Time in Franchise History (tags)
In a reversal of the current tide of runaway production facing our local scoring community, the music scoring for the upcoming "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is moving from London and coming stateside to Los Angeles.
Presidential Medal of Freedom Hypocrisy Redux (tags)
Queer Democrats Celebrate Election Victories at Freedom Awards (tags)
The predominantly Queer San Diego Democrats for Equality celebrated recent election victories in San Diego County at their annual Freedom Awards November 17 at 1202 Club in HIllcrest. They also honored retiring State Senator Christine Kehoe, the first open Queer ever elected to office in San Diego County, for her19 years in elective office.
Students Celebrate International Day of Tolerance at Human Rights Walk (tags)
November 16, 2010 BOCA RATON, FL – Students and human rights advocates lined the streets around Florida Atlantic University (FAU) on November 16, joining similar groups all over the world for the “International Day of Tolerance,” first declared by the member states of the United Nations in 1996.
Openly Gay Fort Worth City Councilmember Headlines Queer Democrats' Freedom Awards (tags)
As a boy, openly Gay Fort Worth City Councilmember Joel Burns was bullied by schoolmates and driven to thoughts of suicide. One of his friends, a boy from Oklahoma, actually did kill himself. As an elected official, Burns spoke October 12 in the Fort Worth City Council chambers and talked about his past in a speech that was heard 'round the world through YouTube and the power of the Internet. On November 13 Burns came to San Diego as the keynote speaker for the 35th Annual Freedom Awards of the predominantly Queer San Diego Democratic Club and talked about teen suicide and the need for renewed commitment on the part of Queer Democrats and progressives to elect officials whose actions will make Queer teens safer.
MHC HOLDS SUCCESSFUL FIFTH ANNUAL PEOPLES BALL, JUNE 26, 2010 (tags)
With the theme: “Bringing People Together to Foster a Culture of Unity and Service”, more than 1,000 people attended the ball and the dinner. MHC gave awards to 18 awardees in their respective services to the community. Leading the awards were Retired General Antonio Taguba, Deputy Mayor Valerie Santos and human rights activist Mellisa Roxas. MHC Executive Director Atty, Arnedo Valera announced also announced during the ball that the MHC is collaborating with the Justice for Filipino American Veterans (JFAV) in pursuing a case against the DVA on delayed and denied payments for Filipino WWII veterans and benefits for Filipina widows.
Stars and Award Organizers Asked to Boycott Tainted Leviev Diamonds at Oscars (tags)
Adalah-NY and Jews Against the Occupation-NYC (JATO-NYC) have called on 16 Hollywood PR firms and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences to ensure that no stars wear Leviev diamonds at this Sunday’s Academy Awards. In a two week campaign involving letters and dozens of phone discussions with PR firms, the groups drew attention to Leviev’s violations of human rights and international law in the occupied West Bank where his companies build Israeli settlements, and in the diamond industry in Angola and Namibia. Leviev reportedly controls one third of the world’s diamond mines.
Eworld Music and the Award Show Confusion (tags)
Eworlde Companies, Inc brings confusion to the long standing LA Music Scene with new award show for lesser known artists, the Hollywood Music Awards.
Eworlde's Hollywood Music Awards being sued for 7 counts of violations of the Law. (tags)
Allegations include misappropriation of trade secrets, theft of intellectual property, unfair business practices and other charges.
UFOetry to perform UFO Rock Opera at LA Music Awards after party (tags)
Award winning UFOetry will be performing their Multi-Media UFO Rock Opera at the after party for the 18th Annual Los Angeles Music Awards on November 20th, 2008 in the Music Box Theatre in Hollywood.
Doctors' Group Gives Awards to AIDS "Dissidents" (tags)
San Diego alternative AIDS activist Michael Geiger reported on his visit to Washington, D.C. in May to watch researcher Peter Duesberg and journalist Celia Farber win Semmelweis Awards for their courage in challenging the conventional wisdom about AIDS. The awards arenamed for 19th century doctor Ignaz Semmelweis, who was driven out of medicine and put in an asylum for demanding that doctors wash their hands between patients.
Sunset Strip Music Festival (tags)
When I first heard about this event, I thought to myself," it's about time." After all, the Sunset Strip is the biggest thing in the musical universe. More rock music legends have come out of that location than any other place on earth, so why not have a festival to celebrate it's greatness?
Charo To Receive Life Time Achievement Award At Los Angeles Music Awards (tags)
The Los Angeles Music Awards' 17th Annual Even November 29, 2007
COO of the Los Angeles Music Awards (tags)
In response to numerous, malicious attempts to circumvent and discredit the Board of Directors of LA Entertainment Works, Inc. regarding the Los Angeles Music Awards.
Los Angeles Music Awards suspends business transactions (tags)
Due to the much publicized hostile takeover attempt, the Los Angeles Music Awards is currently in litigation. All ticket sales and transactions are now temporarily suspended until such matters are resolved.
MMessage From CEO Ken Hollowell of the Los Angeles Music Awards (tags)
TransUnity show & awards - Page 2 (tags)
page 2 - images from the show & the awards ceremony Trans-Unity Pride 8 —"Everything Changes"—is the eighth annual substance-free celebration for transgender, transsexual, gender-queer and cross-dressing individuals and all those who love them.
TransUnity Pride - show & awards (p. 1 of 2) (tags)
Trans-Unity Pride 8 —"Everything Changes"—was the eighth annual celebration for transgender, transsexual, gender-queer and cross-dressing individuals and all those who love them. The weekend-long event includeds rallies, performances, transgender-sensitive short films, friendly vendors and an environment that can be appreciated by youth and adults. Workshops and discussion groups led by well-known advocates on topics such as political activism, healthcare access, substance abuse, career planning and youth .
The Other Hollywood Oscar Ceremony - The "Oscar for Peace" Awards (tags)
At the corner of Hollywood and Vine, just blocks away from where the Hollywood Oscars were to be presented at the Kodak Theater, the "Military Families Speak Out" organization hosted an “Oscar for Peace” awards ceremony and "Bring Our Troops Home Now" peace vigil. "Military Families Speak Out" honored individuals “for their exceptional and tireless commitment to waging peace, rather than war.” The event drew thousands, and featured an 8-foot “Oscar” in military camouflage with the inscription “Bring Me Home!” The "Code Pink Police," members of the antiwar group, Code Pink Women For Peace, arrested a mock President Bush, while the "Billionaires for Bush" comedy troupe conducted a mock counter-protest.
PEACE PLANE FLIES OVER OSCARS & OSCAR FOR PEACE EVENT!! (tags)
Peace Plane to Fly Over Oscar Ceremony! Join "Oscar for Peace" anti-war vigil and awards ceremony at noon, at the corner of Hollywood and Vine! 2.25.07
The Peace Plane flies to the Oscars (tags)
Democracy for America Miami (DFAM) and Miami Veterans for Peace have come up with a novel approach to broadcasting a message to end the occupation of Iraq: an aerial banner that reads. “Bring Our Troops Home Now”. These two groups decided to first try their idea at this year’s Super Bowl in Miami and again at the Grammy Music Awards, but inclement weather forced the event to be postponed. Now the organizers have turned their attention to this Sunday’s Oscars in Hollywood, California.
VAN NUYS WOMAN NAMED VOLVO AWARD FINALIST (tags)
Robina Suwol recognized in 5th Annual Volvo for life Awards, honored for her fight to prevent harmful chemicals being used on school grounds
'Oscar for Peace' Anti-War Vigil and Awards Ceremony (tags)
Support Our Troops! Bring them home now, and take care of them when they get here!
"Oscar for Peace", an Anti-War Vigil and Awards Ceremony (tags)
U.S. bars victim of torture from entry to receive award (tags)
The American police state is starting to look more and more like the police states of Nazi Germany, the Soviet Union gulag and the iron fist rule of Red China.
Can Oscar Marry Oscar? (tags)
Same-Sex Couples Suing for California Equal Marriage Rights Ask Academy Awards Recipients to Come Out in Support When They Receive Their Oscars
Bralalalala, transgender woman-winner of LA Music Awards (tags)
Bralalalala, transgender woman-winner of LA Music Awards for special achievement. The event was held on November 9, 2005
Protest the MTV Movie Awards (tags)
PROTEST THE MTV MOVIE AWARDS SHOW THIS JUNE 4TH FROM 5-8PM SHRINE AUDITORIUM - 665 W. Jefferson Blvd in Los Angeles, near USC ALSO, TURN OFF MTV AND TELL THE MEDIA "I DO NOT WANT MY MTV"
Uppie Awards (tags)
Anti-nuclear physicist Michio Kaku and Rep. Dennis Kucinich were among those honored at the annual Uppie awards show that casts an eye back to Upton Sinclair’s 1923 arrest in San Pedro. A reception in the jail followed.
ABOUT California Safe Schools Receives $25,000. in Volvo for Life Awards (tags)
California Safe Schools Executive Director Named Finalist in Volvo for Life Awards
California Safe Schools Executive Director Named One of Nation's Top Hometown Heroes (tags)
Volvo for Life Awards
New Child Actor Awards Announced (tags)
A new award is added to the Hollywood award season calendar with CARE 2005 (Child Actor Recognition Event) slated for Universal Studios Hollywood in March 2005.
FIVE LA UNIFIED SCHOOLS HONORED WITH GREEN FLAG AWARDS (tags)
FIVE LA UNIFIED SCHOOLS RECEIVE NATIONAL HONOR FROM CALIFORNIA SAFE SCHOOLS (NON-PROFIT)
Bush nominated for World Stupidity Award (tags)
US President George W. Bush has been nominated for Stupidest Man of the Year along with rival John Kerry and deposed Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein at the upcoming hotly contested World Stupidity Awards.
Artivist Film Festival (tags)
Merging Art and Activism for Global Consciousness
Wanted: 100 New Friends in L.A. Area (tags)
Wanted: 100 New Friends in Los Angeles (and environs) to organize and attend The Fund for Authentic Journalism’s first fundraising event, and the announcement of the 2004 scholarship recipients....
3rd Annual Pixie Nominations Honor Online Films and Animations (tags)
On the heels of an earlier than usual Oscars, the Directors Board of Broadband Motion Pixure Arts and Technologies today released nominees for its 3rd Annual Pixie Awards, which honor achievement in online and broadband motion picture production.
ETTA JAMES TO RECEIVE LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD AT TEMECULA VALLEY INT'L FILM &MUSIC FEST (tags)
The 2003 Temecula Valley International Film & Music Festival (TVIFMF) is proud to announce Etta James will be receiving recognition and honors for the field of music, as she is presented the Lifetime Achievement Award at the annual Black Tie Awards Gala , 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, September 13, 2003 at the Ponte Family Estate Winery (35035 Rancho California Road, Temecula).
We Speak America Screening (tags)
California Tomorrow would like to announce the LA debut of "We Speak America"
CALL FOR ENTRIES FOR INDIE FILM & MUSIC!!!!!!! (tags)
Temecula International Film & Music Festival looking for the following: Indie Film & Music Entries Sponsorship Pre-event press coverage!
Banned band review finally appears. (tags)
This review of the Band Shenanigans at the 2002 LA Music Awards Review of the Band Shenanigans. They attempted to stop this review,but no one can silence me. The truth shall be told
Awards Night Peace Rally (tags)
Less We Forget--- “We are gathering to send a message to the world’s peace movement that we are with you and we also honor those artist brave enough to speak out against this immoral war.” - June Kuwatani, event organizer, Neighbors for Peace and Justice
Life Imitates Art: Police Brutality at Academy Awards Anti-War Protest (tags)
At the Anti-War Rally held on March 23 at the Academy Awards in Hollywood, a group of demonstrators who marched through a nearby neighborhood were shoved by LAPD officers with their batons as they crossed in the crosswalk at Highland and Hollywood. The police pushed the crowd lforcefully with their batons, leading to a small stamped and the injury of several people, including a woman with multiple scorosis.
Shut down the Oscars in Hollywood: Call for a Revolutionary Anti-Capitalist Bloc (tags)
This is a call for a Revolutionary Anti-Capitalist Bloc to shut down the Oscars in Hollywood this Sunay March 23.
ACTION ALERT: Academy Awards Peace Action (tags)
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has enacted an unofficial blacklist of Hollywood stars, who will not be allowed to speak and "use the Awards as a platform to air anti-war views." Please come out and show your support for those in our entertainment community who have demonstrated the strength and courage to risk their careers and speak out for peace.
Actor Oscar Action (tags)
"Plainly For Peace" Citizens for World Peace is calling on all Academy Awards Ceremony participants who oppose a war on Iraq to dress "Plainly for Peace" (jeans, t-shirts, tennies) on Oscar night, March 23, 2003.
Are You Scared Stupid? Do Tell (tags)
Shuck your shoes and socks at the airport as your luggage is blithely loaded onto the plane without a scan. Wait in line for the cursory backpack and bag search before entering a public building. We endure the inconveniences forced upon us in the name of national security by chanting the mantra "It's okay if it keeps us safe."
Music Theft (tags)
Ken Andrews begins show under false pretenses.
Injunction To Stop LA Music Awards...DENIED! (tags)
The injunction to stop this year's LA Music Awards was Denied! The show will go on!!!
Cuban Artists Missing from Latin Grammys (tags)
Cuban artists treated like terrorists and Los Angeles culture is hijacked more by Miami right-wingers.
Press Release Update (tags)
An update to the LA Music Awards case
Music Freedom (tags)
Corporate Greed trying to stop 11 year award show.
Music Freedom (tags)
Corporate Greed trying to stop 11 year award show.
Music Freedom (tags)
Corporate greed trying to stop 11 year local music awards show
Stars Creates U.S. Buzz (tags)
Stars Creates U.S. Buzz
Letter to the editor, LA Times (tags)
Corrects disinformation in today's newspaper
San Diego Eagle Scouts Return Awards at August 19 Rally (tags)
Jim Gieson (right), winner of the Boy Scouts of America's Eagle badge in 1981 and Youth Leadership in America award in 1983, resigned both awards August 19, 2001 in protest against the Scouts' continuing exclusion of Gay leaders and members. Howard Menzer (center), president of San Diego Scouting for All, also resigned his Eagle badge. Mick Rabin (left) had given his up for similar reasons in May 2000.
Anarchists Steal "News" Award at the Webby's (tags)
Anarchists stormed the stage at the Webby's, stealing an award for online "News" reporting. Indymedia had been nominated for an award in "Activism" ( many comments at sf link)
NY Jobs with Justice with WBAI (tags)
Building Bridges presents NY Jobs with Justice 10th Anniv Reception & Awards Presentation.Broadcast Live over WBAI's Radio in Exile www.wbix.org Thursday, June 21 6-8 PM EST
Roma Independent Film Festival (tags)
Roma Independent Film Festival series of over 200 new independent films! Film and screenplay submissions accepted. Annual RIFF! awards.