"Gold Out West" Music Video and Resource Page

A landing page dedicated to the video Gold Out West and the topic of wealth inequality in Silicon Valley. Here, you can find regularly updated videos, articles and personal stories of the real life impact on the people of Silicon Valley as well as information on actions and events. To share your Silicon Valley story please comment on this page or contact svdebug@newamericamedia.org or societywrites@gmail.com. If interested in a workshop or forum on this topic, media inquiries, or to have the artist Andrew Bigelow come speak to your school // organization contact: societywrites@gmail.com. Feel free to share or embedd any and all content.

"Gold Out West" Music Video

"Gold Out West" Video Premiere and Forum Coverage:

On March 6, 2014 Silicon Valley De-Bug premiered "Gold Our West" to a packed audience of civic leaders, economic justice advocates, cultural workers, and San Jose residents. The video served as a starting point for a panel discussion and community dialogue on the issue of economic disparity issues in Silicon Valley. The event was co-sponsored by the South Bay Labor Council, Hip Hop Congress, Silicon Valley NAACP, Affordable Housing Network, Community Homeless Alliance Ministry, Working Partnership and San Jose Zulu.

(Click image to see more event photos.) 

Media Coverage

Silicon Valley Inequality Mini-Documentaries:
(Wages, Housing, Homelessness) 

Articles, First Person Essays, Commentaries on Silicon Valley
(Work, Streets, Costs)

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