Targeting Zika and Other Mosquito-Borne Diseases

Zika is just the most recent talked-about disease that is spread by mosquitos. There are dozens of viruses that are borne by the mosquito family (Culicidae) […]

After Ebola: Stopping Zika With Grassroots Information

Ebola is easy to demonize. It has visuals of bleeding eyes and mouths and a history of slow, grisly death. Zika doesn’t instill the same fear […]

The Year of Saving Lives

When a young intern at United Methodist Communications (UMCOM) spent her summer of 2015 uploading thousands of Chocolate Moose Media (CMM) animated videos, she was creating […]

Angelique Kidjo’s Praise Of Prevention: Sublime And Angry

Halfway into Chocolate Moose Media’s In Praise of Prevention, the second of three animated videos aimed at Ebola and West Africa, Andrew Huggett’s score starts to […]

TYPE 1 DIABETES AND THE RIGHTS OF CHILDREN

Diabetes is growing so quickly as a public health threat that accurate figures seem to change every month. This year about 400 million people are suffering […]

More Than Three Thousand Ways To Make The World A Better Place

    “Ah sori mama, sampa metcha gif pein,” is “I’m sorry mama for causing you this much pain” in Krio, the national language of Sierra […]

CARLETON UNIVERSITY CONVOCATION SPEECH

The following is the video and text of the convocation speech delivered by Firdaus Kharas after receiving an honorary Doctor of Laws degree from Carleton University […]
Ebola Video

Ebola Video Earns Third Award

  The international awards season is underway and Ebola: A Poem For The Living has just picked up its third in as many weeks. Last night it […]