Changing Lives One Ride At a Time

Chesapeake Victories is a small farm making a big contribution. The farm, which provides animal-assisted therapy in Church Hill, Md., was created by Elaine and Mike Dow to share what they had learned while trying to cure their son Joe’s autism spectrum disorder. The Dows take retired thoroughbred horses from racetracks around Maryland and then …

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One Woman’s Fight Against Autism

201310 DowProfile from Jim Watson on Vimeo. Elaine Dow, the mother of an autistic child, believes she knows what causes Autism Spectrum Disorder. “I knew soon after he got his first MMR shot,” said Dow. “After vaccination Joe got very ill. He became intolerant of gluten products, of milk products and began repetitive behaviors. He …

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Code Pink protest Syrian war plans

Code Pink Protest Syrian War Plans from Jim Watson on Vimeo. Code Pink Co-Founder Medea Benjamin and other demonstrators gathered with red-painted hands Wednesday as Secretary of State John Kerry testified before the House Committee on Foreign Affairs providing evidence in support of the Obama administration’s possible military action against Syria. “We were very clearly …

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The Fight Against Fracking

The Fight Against Fracking from Jim Watson on Vimeo. Karen Feridun, community organizer with Berks Gas Truth from Kutztown, Pa., traveled to Washington, D.C. August, 22, 2013, to help deliver petitions to the Bureau of Land Management asking to ban fracking in her state. In the company of dozens of other protesters, Feridun spoke to …

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Prisoners of Vacation

Prisoners of Vacation from Jim Watson on Vimeo. U.S President Barack Obama and his family traveled to Martha’s Vineyard, Mass., August 10, 2013 for a nine-day vacation on the historic and intimate island. Following on his heels was the ever-present White House Press Corps travel pool, which spent a majority of its time in a …

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