Xavier University of Louisiana's

40 Under 40 2016

Pierre M. Johnson, M.D.

Obstetrician & Gynecologist at Chicago Metropolitan Obstetrician & Gynecologists

Karla Robinson

Owner and Co-Founder of Urban Housecall Health Media Group

Dr. Robinson is featured below in this News One segment with her husband, fellow Xavierite and her nominator for 40 Under 40. 

Tara Thompson

Co-Founder and Director of the Tech Impact Initiative, HandsUpUnited

Watch Tara in her element at 6:16 of the video below. 

On a historic trip to Palestine, freedom fighters from Los Angeles, Miami, Chicago, New York, Ferguson, and Atlanta were able to witness firsthand the effects of Israeli apartheid and occupation, and to learn from the people who are actively resisting on the front lines. In Nazareth, the delegates decided to do a solidarity demonstration as a call for support of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) campaign that was called for by Palestinian civil society in 2005.  Filming and Editing by Thorstein Thielow