From Feminism to Farming

We’ll find out how the rise of political Islam has intensified the debate in the Middle East over women’s rights and led to a growing Islamic feminist movement. Then, we preview a festival of early films made throughout the metropolitan area. And we’ll talk about a new documentary that looks at the unintended consequences of international efforts to alleviate poverty in Africa. Plus, one man’s quest to live off the land…in Flatbush, Brooklyn.