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Fearless, Journalists Win ALBA/Puffin Human Rights Prize

February 12, 2016

Fearless, Border-Crossing Journalists Expose Corruption at the Highest Levels: Lydia Cacho (Mexico) and Jeremy Scahill (USA) Win Human Rights Award New York—On Saturday, May 7, 2016, the Abraham Lincoln Brigade Archives (ALBA) will present the ALBA/Puffin Award for Human Rights Activism to journalists Lydia Cacho and Jeremy Scahill. One of Read More

Puffin Cultural Forum Exhibit “Conversations, 2016”

February 12, 2016

A selection of images from Conversations, 2016 is now viewable virtually. We look back on the tumultuous dialogue of recent discussion on race and progress, or lack thereof. Curated by artist and curator Lehna Huie and Puffin Cultural Forum’s Andrew Lee, Conversations presents a mosaic of expressions, ideas, and emotions by contemporary Read More

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Common Sense Solutions to the Student Debt Crisis. Just one of the many many articles and journalists Puffin supports every year. This one in Vogue no less.

January 15, 2016

  Here’s How to Solve the Student Debt Crisis: Make College Free JANUARY 13, 2016 1:45 PM by ASTRA TAYLOR Sometime in 2008, I got a phone call informing me I had defaulted on my student loans. I had thought I was in a deferment period, but I had moved Read More

Calling All Teachers, Educators, and the Public:

January 11, 2016

Puffin is proud to announce sponsorship of a diverse selection of courses, workshops, lectures and events exploring New York’s proud activist history at the Museum of the City of New York.  Topics include New York’s leading role in Civil Rights, Women’s Rights, Urban Environmental Protest, Art in Activism and more.  Read More

Puffin presents 2015 Puffin/Nation Award Winner Reverend Dr. William J. Barber II

December 10, 2015

  Reverend Dr. William J. Barber II, volunteer President of the North Carolina NAACP, is the winner of the 2015 Puffin/Nation Prize for Creative Citizenship. The award will be presented to Rev. Barber at The Nation Institute’s Annual Gala Dinner on December 8 in New York City. Reverend Barber — Read More

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2015 Puffin/Nation Prize: Reverend Dr. William J. Barber II

December 8, 2015

Reverend Dr. William J. Barber II, volunteer President of the North Carolina NAACP, is the winner of the 2015 Puffin/Nation Prize for Creative Citizenship. The award will be presented to Rev. Barber at The Nation Institute’s Annual Gala Dinner on December 8 in New York City. Reverend Barber — who Read More

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Tickets for the Teaneck International Film Festival

November 4, 2015

Ticket are available online at BrownPaperTickets.com or in person at Teaneck Cinema and the Teaneck General Store. Tickets for the Opening Night showing of Althea on Thursday are $10. All other tickets are $6 in advance or $8 at the door. A weekend pass is $35 (Friday to Sunday). TIFF Information201-203-1723 Read More

The Puffin Foundation is a proud sponsor of Driving Miss Daisy at the Garage Theatre, now showing through November 8th.

October 27, 2015

Driving Miss Daisy, one of modern American Theatre’s most touching and irresistible stories. A treat for all audiences ages 10 to 110, Driving Miss Daisy is a moving story of friendship told with humor, warmth and beauty. Written by Alfred Uhry in 1987 as a tribute to his Atlanta-based family, Read More

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The Garage Theatre 2015

October 13, 2015

http://thegaragetheatre.org/ Fall 2015 ScheduleHOLIDAY MELODRAMAROD MCGIRDLEBUTT STRIKES BACK ORTHE SUN SETS ON THE CYCLONE RACER ONE LAST TIMEWRITTEN & DIRECTED BY JAMIE SWEETDECEMBER 4TH – DECEMBER Read More

The Fight for a Living Wage

September 28, 2015

Puffin is proud to present a special event:  The New New York Activists: Living City, Living Wage Thursday, October 1 at 6:30 pm at the Museum of the City of New York. New York’s economic dynamism has long been a hallmark of the city; for centuries, jobs, and opportunity have attracted Read More

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