Andrew Butler
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 8 2016
Twisted Sister's Dee Snider Pays Tribute to Standing Rock with New Video
This music video documents the Dakota Access Pipeline Protest at Standing Rock. While capturing the police brutality and human rights violations against peaceful Water...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 8 2016
Sleaford Mods on Brexit Britain
In early 2014 the Guardian hailed duo Sleaford Mods as ‘the most uncompromising British protest music made in years’. Here, we go backstage at a Sleaford Mods gig in their...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 8 2016
A New History for Humanity - the Human Era
It is time to reframe how we think about our past. We need a new year 0 for humanity. But which one should we choose and why?
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 8 2016
More Dangerous Than a Thousand Rioters: the Revolutionary Life of Lucy Parsons
What we can learn from one of the great organizers in American history.
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 8 2016
Asylum-Seeker Faces a Dangerous Deportation Back to Afghanistan
After an EU deal with Afghanistan, more than 80,000 rejected Afghan asylum-seekers are facing deportation back to that country. Alim says being sent back to Afghanistan could...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Dec 7 2016
10 Stunning Images from the Wildlife Photographer of the Year People's Choice Award
These incredible images are a selection from of the 25 shortlisted by The Natural History Museum for the People's Choice Award from this year's Wildlife Photographer of the...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Dec 7 2016
The Most Powerful Algorithm in the World
After the insanity of the U.S. election, a lot of people are blaming Facebook for its algorithms that parse us into ideological bubbles and spread “fake news” and other kinds...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 7 2016
The 24-Hour Emergency Hotline for Syrian Refugees
Mohammed Abu Amar runs a makeshift 24-hour helpline from his flat in Hamburg, guiding scared refugees fleeing the violence in Syria across the water to Europe.  Despite losing...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Dec 7 2016
Forget Air Force One, Pentagon Wastes Billions and Billions Every Month
President-elect Donald Trump's focus on single Boeing contract ignores enormous waste of bloated Pentagon budget
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 7 2016
Amanda Abbington Introduces iAnimal - 42 Days in the Life of Chickens
Shot undercover in British factory farms and slaughterhouses, this immersive 360° video gives you a birds-eye view of what happens to chicken from farm to plate.
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 6 2016
Andy Goes In - Working Undercover in a Factory Farm
He's a $10/hr farmhand, and his name isn't Andy. Andy Goes In is a compelling 10-minute documentary short about a Mercy For Animals undercover investigator. The vast majority...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Dec 6 2016
Solar is Already Producing More Energy Than Oil, Says Major Scientific Review
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Andrew Butler added an article on Dec 6 2016
13 Crises That We All Must Face
We face (at least) 13 major crises, some of which are immediate. It’s time for some hard thinking about how we confront them.
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 6 2016
Incredible Stories From 5 Inspirational Farms
In this series of 5 short films we visit five farms where incredible things sprout. From growing massive, 100-pound vegetables to giving injured animals another chance, these...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 6 2016
Why People Cling to Old Beliefs
Cognitive psychologist and neuroscientist at McGill University, Daniel Levitin, explains why people can be so stubborn when it comes to false beliefs. This behavior is...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Dec 6 2016
Veterans at Standing Rock Ask Forgiveness for War Crimes Against Tribal Nations
Jon Eagle Sr., Tribal Historic Preservation Officer at Standing Rock Sioux Tribe has reported something wholly unexpected happened at the Standing Rock Reservation today. The...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Dec 5 2016
The Numbers That Tell the Story of the Standing Rock Sioux's Victory
The Army Corps announced Sunday that the Dakota Access pipeline will be rerouted. Here are the numbers that show what lies ahead.
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Andrew Butler added an article on Dec 5 2016
Bikini Was Just the Beginning, Bombs Still Threaten the Islanders
I was recently in the Marshall Islands, which lie in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, north of Australia and south of Hawaii. Whenever I tell people where I have been, they...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 5 2016
Indigenous Australians Telling Mining Giant Adani - No Still Means No
Adani Mining won’t listen – they are rude and obstinate – so we will take the fight up a notch. We are planning more action in the courts and will take this fight all the...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 5 2016
Australian Government Promotes Crap with Adani Carmichael Coal Mine
The Australian Government just released this advert about the proposed Carmichael Coal Mine and it's surprisingly honest and informative. 6 WAYS YOU CAN HELP STOP CCRAP: 1...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 5 2016
All the News Is Fake!
Jonathan Pie finds nothing new in the idea of fake news.
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 5 2016
After Historic Protests, Army Corps of Engineers Blocks Current Route of the Dakota Access Pipeline
The $4 billion dollar project could still be approved by President-elect Donald Trump who is heavily invested in the pipeline. Help support The Real News by making a donation...
Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 1 2016
The Daily Show's Trevor Noah Talks With Conservative Host Tomi Lahren
"Tomi" host Tomi Lahren gives her take on the Black Lives Matter movement and explains why she lashed out against Colin Kaepernick for his national anthem protest.
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 1 2016
South Koreans Are Really Good at Protesting
South Koreans organize some of the largest and most peaceful protests in the world. Here's what makes them so good at protesting.
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Andrew Butler added an article on Dec 1 2016
EU Energy Targets Will 'Increase Greenhouse Gas Emissions'
New renewable energy plan undercuts itself by boosting dangerous wood-burning industries
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Andrew Butler added an article on Dec 1 2016
Corporate Giants' "Sustainable" Palm Oil Revealed as Sham
Nestlé, Kellogg's, Procter & Gamble, Unilever and others are linked to child labor and forced labor in Indonesia
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Andrew Butler added a video on Dec 1 2016
People Around the World Raise the Morning Star Flag for West Papua
December 1st marks West Papua’s original independence day, when the Morning Star flag was first raised in 1961 before the country was invaded by Indonesia. The flag is...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Nov 30 2016
A Tribe Called Red and Saul Williams Offer a Powerful Prayer for Standing Rock and Beyond
Music video for "The Virus" by A Tribe Called Red, featuring Saul Williams and Chippewa Travellers.
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Andrew Butler added an article on Nov 30 2016
Who Will Command the Robot Armies?
A fascinating talk by Maciej Cegłowski - given on November 11, 2016, at the Direction conference in Sydney - about who will control the ever increasing fully automated...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Nov 30 2016
Vancouver Rallies Against Kinder Morgan Pipeline
Justin Trudeau's decision to approve the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline expansion in Canada will result in protests and protection of the water in the same vein as the...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Nov 30 2016
Projext X: Using Leaked Documents to Reveal the NSA's New York Spy Hub, Hidden in Plain Sight
A top-secret handbook takes viewers on an undercover journey to Titanpointe, the site of a hidden partnership. Narrated by Rami Malek and Michelle Williams, and based on...
Andrew Butler added a video on Nov 30 2016
Why You Should Stop Using Most Antibacterial Soaps
Antibacterial soaps could be doing a lot more harm than good - here's why.
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Andrew Butler added an article on Nov 30 2016
The Many Ways to Help Standing Rock
Even if you can’t show up at the wintry encampments, you can join water protectors in other ways: from calling the North Dakota governor to breaking up with your bank.
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Andrew Butler added an article on Nov 29 2016
Is America Ready for a Municipalist Movement?
In the era of Trump, we will need to consolidate counter-power via participatory democracy and economic self-management at the local level.
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Andrew Butler added an article on Nov 29 2016
The Coming War on China
A major US military build-up – including nuclear weapons – is under way in Asia and the Pacific with the purpose of confronting China. John Pilger raises the alarm on an...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Nov 28 2016
A History of The Far Right in Britain
From Oswald Mosley's Blackshirts in the 1930s through to the National Front, the British National party and the English Defence League, the far right in Britain has been part...
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