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Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 27 2016
Maya Angelou's 3-Word Secret to Living Your Best Life
Dr. Maya Angelou says that in order to be the best human being you can be, you must follow one simple directive: "Just do right." Watch as Dr. Angelou reveals how you can never...
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Andrew Butler rated The Journey From Syria (2016) 5 stars on Sep 27 2016
Andrew Butler added an article on Sep 27 2016
The International Criminal Court May Start Prosecuting People Who Commit Crimes Against the Environment
The International Criminal Court is not known for prosecuting people responsible for huge oil slicks, chopping down protected rainforests or contaminating pristine land. But...
Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 27 2016
The Journey From Syria (2016)
Reporter Matthew Cassel spent a year documenting the journey of Syrian jeweler Aboud Shalhoub as he travels from Turkey to Greece, and through Eastern Europe to the Netherlands...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 26 2016
Rap News Special Edition: Hillary Clinton Vs Donald Trump
Hello world. RAP NEWS is back for a special episode on the 2016 USA Election mayhem, feat. Hillary Clinton vs Donald Trump + a touch of Jill Stein & Gary Johnson. This one's...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 26 2016
Prince Ea Just Put The School System on Trial and Found it Guilty of Killing Free Thought
Albert Einstien once said "Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid". Today Prince...
Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 26 2016
Gun Nation (2016)
A revealing and unsettling journey to the heart of America’s deadly love affair with the gun In the 18 years since Zed Nelson’s seminal photography book Gun Nation was...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 26 2016
Kids Killed by Guns: America's Daily Nightmare
On an average day in America, seven children and teenagers will be shot dead.Gary Younge tells the stories of the lives lost on one random day - 23 November 2013. Ten children...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 26 2016
Humanity's Greatest Challenges Aren't Technical, They're Human
Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs is incomplete as we commonly know it. Later in his life, Maslow wrote about a stage beyond self-actualization. Nichol Brandford explains how to...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Sep 26 2016
10 Photos That Show the Magnificent Light Shining on Standing Rock
Despite all the news of pipeline regulation, court appeals, and activist arrests, Native photographer Josue Rivas reminds us that it is actually a peaceful place.
Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 26 2016
Yemen's Forgotten War and Famine Fuelled by Weapons from The West
The world has forgotten the war in Yemen but you'll remember these shocking images of its starving children.
Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 26 2016
Olympian John Carlos on the Power of Protest
1968 Olympic athlete John Carlos protested racial inequality by raising his fist in a Black Power salute on the medal stand. He has some advice for athletes like Colin...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Sep 26 2016
Incredible Photographs and Witness Statements from Charlotte and Baton Rouge Protests
On September 20, a black father named Keith Lamont Scott was fatally shot by an officer of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department. It is not clear if he was armed...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Sep 26 2016
Debt, Inequality and the Logic of Financial Violence
Five years after Occupy, organizer and anthropologist David Graeber speaks to ROAR about the power of finance, the history of inequality and the legacy of the movement.
Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 15 2016
Grant Leonard Peltier Clemency Now!
To mark his 72nd birthday, Amnesty International is urging President Obama to grant clemency to Anishinabe-Lakota Native American activist Leonard Peltier before leaving...
Andrew Butler added an article on Sep 15 2016
'Five-Alarm Threat to Our Food Supply': Monsanto-Bayer Merger Advances
Chemical and GMO giants agree on takeover offer worth $66 billion; mega-merger to be reviewed by antitrust agencies worldwide
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Andrew Butler added an article on Sep 15 2016
The Fear of 'Not Enough to Go Round'
Global inequality lies at the root of our anxiety over migrants, says Bridget Anderson.
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Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 15 2016
Edward Snowden Makes Moral Case for Presidential Pardon
NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden tells the Guardian’s Ewen MacAskill why he should be granted a pardon by the US government. He also discusses the dangers of Donald Trump’s...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Sep 14 2016
This Text Message Exchange Between a Mother and Daughter is Pure Gold
When Belinda Hankins got a text message from her 13-year-old daughter, who was shopping for period products, it started an exchange that will resonate with women everywhere. Enjoy.
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Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 14 2016
How Would You Feel If You Couldn't Read or Write? This Fate Could Await 3.6 million Refugee Children
Without education, where would you be today? Currently, 3.6 million refugee children have lost their homes and are out of school. We wanted to see what a world without...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 14 2016
Crossing The Line
10 Middle Eastern artists undertake a road trip across the US, exploring common concerns between the US and the Middle East. Made in collaboration with Culturunners. Part...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 14 2016
Chevron Vs. the Amazon (2016)
The complete version of Abby Martin's three-part series covering Chevron's disaster in Ecuador, on teleSUR's The Empire Files. Abby launches a deep investigation into Chevron...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Sep 14 2016
The Parasitic Logic of Profit-Making
What does it mean to earn a profit in an extractive economy? Simply put, it means to behave like a parasite. All you need do is attach yourself to a nutrient-rich host and suck...
Andrew Butler added an article on Sep 14 2016
I Was a CIA Whistleblower. Now I’m a Black Inmate.
Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 13 2016
Decadence: The Meaninglessness of Modern Life (2006)
Decadence: The Meaninglessness of Modern Life is a six-part Australian television documentary series hosted by Pria Viswalingam. The series examines the decadence and...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Sep 13 2016
How American Policing Fails Neighborhoods - and Cops
How should we understand the violence, counterviolence and civil unrest that mark the current era in American policing? And, based on this understanding, what can we do to...
Andrew Butler added an article on Sep 13 2016
Clean Energy Won't Save Us - Only a New Economic System Can
It’s time to pour our creative energies into imagining a new global economy. Infinite growth is a dangerous illusion
Andrew Butler added an article on Sep 13 2016
The Crimes of Winston Churchill - England Celebrates Their Genocides
The ‘Winston Churchill note’ has entered circulation in England, honouring a man who swilled on champagne while 4 million men, women and children in Bengal starved due to his...
Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 13 2016
A Year After Freddie Gray, Baltimore Is Still Rising
On April 12, 2015, Freddie Gray was arrested by the Baltimore Police Department and died a week later from a severe spinal cord injury. In the past, injuries and killings of...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Sep 12 2016
22,000 Years of Climate Change - The last 200 Are Shocking
A timeline of the earth's average temperature since the last ice age glaciation
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Andrew Butler added an article on Sep 12 2016
Artist Aims to Help Us Stop Buying Things You Don't Really Need
Instead of buying the items she coveted, this artist made paintings of them. Here’s what she learned after a year of not shopping.
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Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 12 2016
This Man Handed Out 520,000 Sandwiches on the Streets of Minneapolis Last Year
Not even the bitter cold weather deters Allan Law from his mission to help the hungry.
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Andrew Butler added a video on Sep 12 2016
Incredible Angela Davis Lecture Ties Together Liberation Struggles Past and Present
In commemoration of the 39th anniversary of the murder in detention of Bantu Stephen Biko, the 17th annual Steve Biko lecture is delivered by Professor Angela Davis author...
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