progress report

Where are we now in our ninth year of existence ? The original mission, to document and raise consciousness about species and cultures whose survival is in question, continues with ever-growing. Many of the 56 Dispatches and the blogs are devoted to the tragic decimation of the world’s biocultural diversity. Originally, my son Andre and …Read More

#7: A Preliminary Report on the Philanthropic Possibilities of Cuba

by Alex Shoumatoff, based on his visit to the island  March 19-26, 2001
        Cuba is rife with philanthropic possibility on both the architectural and ecological
preservation fronts. The casual visitor is impressed by how well this last bastion of communism seems to work for all its citizens, how despite the embargo there is food and health care …Read More