If you are neutral in situations of injustice,
you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
If an elephant has its foot on the tail of a mouse, and you say that you are neutral,
the mouse will not appreciate your neutrality.
This informs how we understand our role as media-makers, journalists and humans.
Conversations From the Open Road is a road-trip to experience our world in a meaningful way.
We are a group of compassionate people who want to listen to, learn from and explore with
others the bigger, broader questions.
We are a youth storytelling, digital media crew probing the challenging issues and individual stories in our communities.
Watch our Trailer from our 2019 journey learning about how communities are buildig tiny homes for neighhbors in need.
And the whole collection from 2019:
We went back on the road in JUNE, 2022, exploring how we might better care about ourselves and each other...stay tuned for our creation reflecting our journey!
To remind you that there's far more happening than the deep listening and learning,
here's our tribute to the friendships we build:
We would be grateful to you for any donation you offer to our scholarship fund.
to learn a bit more of who we are!
Since 2014, 3-5 crews each summer have hit the road as strangers and return bonded by the shared compassion for
all who we met along the way and a deeper understanding of the struggles
in our world.
It’s a road trip in the truest sense of the word: we thrive in the unknown and
have little interest in indulging in the luxuries of tourism, but instead seek the
comradery and fellowship with lots of other humans on this wild journey through life at this moment.