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Here’s a timely topic given the Occupy movements taking place around the world at the minute. Ever wonder why banks make so much profit? It’s our money they are using, our money they are losing. Our tax money being used … Continue reading

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This is it – the video that Funk Factory Films made to promote Race4Change at the 2011 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting in New York. Featuring funky Doctor Funk and fabulous Nobel Peace Prize nominee Ingrid Munro of Kenya’s Jamii … Continue reading

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If you’ve been following our Twitter and Facebook channels, then you’ll know that Clinton Global was a huge success. Funk again got to say hello to the President (below) after a session opened by the Race4Change video, where a discussion … Continue reading

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Here’s an email I just sent to our Race4Change supporters mailing list. If you want to go on the list, send your email address to us at info@Race4Change.org! Tomorrow (Wednesday) sees the official unveiling of our inspirational video: Race4Change: A … Continue reading

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We’ve just had the screening details for our 2011 Clinton Global Initiative video. The video – Race4Change: A Rally of Thanksgiving – shot and edited by the gifted Funk Factory Films (yes, relation) will be shown during the afternoon session … Continue reading

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Tomorrow is the start of the 2011 Clinton Global Initiative annual meeting. Held in New York at the opening of the United Nations, CGI’s annual meeting unites the brightest stars of global commerce and world-changing ideas, to see what they … Continue reading

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His Funkness has just been invited to “A Decade of Difference”: President Clinton’s 65th Birthday Gala and a concert at the Hollywood Bowl, featuring an all-star lineup of the most influential and socially responsible artists in music, film, and television. … Continue reading

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How can you empower people economically in a way that lifts poor countries as well as individual people? How can you figure out a way to get all the kids of the world in school? It’s not just what are … Continue reading

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Funk is having a killer week in Kenya on the Race4Change promo trail. TV and radio stations are all over it: they’re calling R4C the Kenyan Olympics 2011. As a result, we are bringing in some very special people; people … Continue reading

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Humanitarians across the world support microfinance as a means to escape the oppression of poverty. Microfinance is not a recent phenomenon: I recently read a great piece in the Independent Online talking about President Obama’s mother, Ann Dunham, and how … Continue reading

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