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Inspired Poetry: Ode to Louder Than a Bomb

  On Friday, February 24, Benevolent Media presented Louder Than a Bomb, a fundraiser party to benefit Split This Rock and the DC Youth Slam Team in Washington, D.C. Friends and fans joined us at The Dunes for a special evening featuring live performances by D.C.’s best and brightest youth poets, plus excerpts from Louder Than a Bomb, an award-winning documentary about the […]

Love Stories: A Day of Generosity and Compassion through Media

  Yeah, yeah, Valentine’s Day is over-hyped and hyper-marketed. But no amount of commercialism can undercut the genuine power of love! Here’s a round-up of some of the day’s best love stories… Cowbird’s “First Loves” saga gives people a multimedia platform to remember the first time they fell in love. Read a love letter from the […]

Q&A with Jonathan Tucker: Poetry as an Agent for Change

Jonathan B. Tucker is a poet, educator, and coach of the DC Youth Slam Team. Two-time winner of the Community Oriented Underground Poet (COUP) Award from the National Underground Spokenword Poetry Awards, “JBT” is passionate about using poetry as a community organizing tool. When not working with students he can be found around D.C. performing and […]