Andrew Butler
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 12, 2017
Jeremy Hunt Is Killing the NHS
Last week the CEO of the British Red Cross said the NHS was facing a 'humanitarian crisis'. Aaron looks at the service's recent problems and how they reflect an intentional...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 12, 2017
The Crimes of SEAL Team 6
Officially known as the Naval Special Warfare Development Group, SEAL Team 6 is today the most celebrated of the U.S. military’s special mission units. But hidden behind the...
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Andrew Butler rated Live Before You Die 5 stars on Jan 12, 2017
Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 11, 2017
Barack Obama Was Inadequate, But Many in America Will Miss Him
Barack Obama's presidency, sandwiched between those of George W Bush and Donald J Trump, will be missed by many Americans, says Gary Younge. But, he argues, 'could be worse' is...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 11, 2017
The Lobby
After six-months of undercover filming, Al Jazeera Investigations exposes how the Israel lobby penetrates the many different levels of British democracy. This is the first of a...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 11, 2017
Israel's Parliamentary Plot Against UK Politicians
Al Jazeera has uncovered evidence of an Israeli diplomat's involvement in smear campaigns to discredit a British minister and other politicians. Al Jazeera's investigative unit...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 11, 2017
Live Before You Die
Travelling the length of the country and back again with a pair of horses and gypsy caravan, Live Before You Die is the ultimate horse-drawn road movie, following a band of...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 10, 2017
The Snow Guardian
For 40 years, billy barr has lived alone in small cabin in one of the coldest places in the United States - the ghost town of Gothic, CO. With no goals of proving anything, or...
Andrew Butler added an article on Jan 10, 2017
The Myth of Romantic Love May Be Ruining Your Health
Romantic love in Western societies is often portrayed in a stereotypical way: two yearning halves, who search for each other to find their complete, original state. Few find...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Jan 10, 2017
The Concept of the Wall
In contrast to neoliberalism’s ideology of freedom and openness, walls — enclosing rich and poor alike — abet privatization and precarity the world over.
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 10, 2017
Luminous
Astronomy Professor Larry Molnar, working with a small handful of undergraduate students remotely operating a tiny telescope in the desert of New Mexico, believes he has found...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 10, 2017
3 Women Redefining Strength
In this short film we meet three women; a wrestler, a skater and a boxer - with the heart, resilience and dedication of champions. Editor's note: Claressa Shields went on to...
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Andrew Butler rated Capitalism Is the Problem 4 stars on Jan 9, 2017
Andrew Butler added an article on Jan 9, 2017
GOP Tries to 'Jam' Through Nominees Not Yet Vetted, Ethics Office Warns
Office of Government Ethics has not received even initial draft financial disclosure reports for some of the nominees scheduled for hearings
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Andrew Butler added an article on Jan 9, 2017
Capitalism Is the Problem
Over the last century, capitalism has repeatedly revealed its worst tendencies: instability and inequality. Instances of instability include the Great Depression (1929-1941)...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 9, 2017
Berets, Badges and BLM - Meet The Radical Monarchs
Berets, badges, Black Lives Matter and social justice: the youth group for activist girls of colour The Radical Monarchs is an alternative to the Scout movement for girls of...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Jan 9, 2017
The Rights of Nature: Indigenous Philosophies Reframing Law
Indigenous battles to defend nature have taken to the streets, leading to powerful mobilizations like the gathering at Standing Rock. They have also taken to the courts...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 9, 2017
Obama and Luther's Farewell Address by Key and Peele
Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key suit up as President Obama and Luther, his faithful anger translator, to get real about Donald Trump's election.
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Andrew Butler added an article on Jan 6, 2017
Brace for the Financial Crash of 2018
80% of the world’s oil has already peaked, and the resulting oil crunch will flatten the economy
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Andrew Butler added an article on Jan 5, 2017
How to Shape Economic Policy When We Move Beyond GDP
The day is not far off when the economic problem will take the back seat where it belongs, and the arena of the heart and the head will be occupied or reoccupied, by our real...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 5, 2017
Black Church Burning in Mississippi Stirs Debate Over Trump and Race
Days before the election, a historic African-American church in the Mississippi delta was set on fire in and vandalized with the words 'Vote Trump'. Paul Lewis visits the city...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Jan 5, 2017
Coping With Narcissistic Personality Disorder in the White House
I want to talk a little about narcissistic personality disorder. I’ve unfortunately had a great deal of experience with it, and I’m feeling badly for those of you who are...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Jan 5, 2017
When Love Wins - How Human Trafficking Survivor Elisia Lopez Reunited With Son Nahko Bear
A human trafficking survivor and her firstborn found each other and made peace with their painful past, inspiring the revolutionary music of Nahko Bear.
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 5, 2017
How Do I Explain America to My Black Son?
Atlantic writer Vann R. Newkirk is about to be a father, and he’s nervous. America’s history of racial violence is something that every citizen inherits, but the consequences...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 5, 2017
New Year, New Story
Chip Richards helps us ask the question, "Are we complete enough with last year to truly start fresh and create an epic new story in the year to come?"
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Andrew Butler added an article on Jan 4, 2017
The 15 Warnings Signs of Impending Tyranny
As tyrants take control of democracies, they typically: 1.  Exaggerate their mandate to govern – claiming, for example, that they won an election by a landslide even after...
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Andrew Butler added an article on Jan 4, 2017
Indigenous Rights and the Fight for Life at Standing Rock
Solidarity and strength has brought victory at Standing Rock, but the water protectors know the struggle to protect their sacred lands is far from over.
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Andrew Butler added an article on Jan 4, 2017
Alongside Sanders, New York Governor Announces First-In-Nation Free Tuition Plan
'Our job is to encourage every person in this country to get all of the education they can, not to punish them for getting that education,' Sanders says in New York
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 4, 2017
A 360° Virtual Tour of a Melting Acrtic
The Arctic is changing. 2016 saw record temperatures worldwide, in some places it reached 20C (68 F) above the average. As a result the Arctic is melting. In 2016 the Northwest...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 4, 2017
Commonly Asked Questions Answered By Refugees
From being asked whether you arrived in the UK on a lorry, or whether you thought about going somewhere else, to the questions about what it's like to be... questioned. If...
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Andrew Butler rated The Age of Anxiety 5 stars on Jan 3, 2017
Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 3, 2017
How Forests Heal People
Healing Forest is a journey to discover the magical healing powers of nature. To find ways to reconnect people with nature.  Join us in this exploration of fascinating forests...
Andrew Butler added an article on Jan 3, 2017
Are We Living in The Violent, Post-Truth 2017 Predicted in the Running Man?
Welcome to a world where fake news stories are used to manipulate public opinion. Dissent is no longer tolerated and all your communications are monitored; the economy is not...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 3, 2017
Watch Orangutans Build Umbrellas, "Kiss-Squeak," and More
Orangutans are native to Borneo and Sumatra and must learn a variety of skills as they grow up. In this video, you'll see seven behaviors that researchers have observed in the...
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Andrew Butler added a video on Jan 3, 2017
Reddit, Trolling and Free Speech
Reddit is the seventh largest website in the U.S. It's a gathering place for 240-million monthly users, who create discussion groups based on their own interests.
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Andrew Butler added an article on Jan 2, 2017
We Are All Stepping Into a Broken Future
Your feelings of pain and uncertainty are real. The world is now in a time of darkness. Shadows are all around us. It can be very confusing and painful. But it may reassure you...