Monthly Archives: March 2012

The next crop of landowners

Meet the women in Odisha, India who have been approved to receive titles to their own plot of land. Click on the photos below to begin this photo essay with captions.

Change requires a movement

I have been working on issues related to women’s secure rights to the land they farm for over 15 years, and sometimes I marvel that my passion for this work has not waned, even in the face of what sometimes …
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A Plot of Land, a Path to Freedom

Zack Foreman was among the wealthiest men in the West during the 1890s. He had his own private railroad, herds of cattle, and a lucrative deal with the Kansas City Southern Railroad company. But what makes him so remarkable is …
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