Ron looked around at his neighborhood and saw a need for nutritious food, community, and knowledge. So he started planting seeds.
Ron Finley plants vegetable gardens in South Central LA -- in abandoned lots, traffic medians, along the curbs. Why? For fun, for defiance, for beauty and to offer some alternative to fast food in a community where "the drive-thrus are killing more people than the drive-bys."
Beatnik Sessions is a series of films from Beatnik Online (http://www.beatnikonline.net) - exploring independent artists from a diverse set of genres. Filmed live at various locations our intention is to support great music in a beautiful way. Reggae/soul singer Natty passes through for this episode of Beatnik Sessions and performs his breath taking and thought provoking single 'The King Had A Dream' .