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Lifting the Veil:  Obama and the Failure of Capitalist Democracy (2011)
This film explores the historical role of the Democratic Party as the "graveyard of social movements", the massive influence of corporate finance in elections, the absurd disparities of wealth in the United States, the continuity and escalation of neocon policies under...
Lifting the Veil with Dayna Martin (trailer)
Our children are our future but more than that they are our present, our NOW. Dayna Martin and I discuss radical homeschooling and so much more. Coming Friday November 29th, 2013 to Lifting the Veil with Cari-Lee.
Lifting the Veil with Derrick Broze
Join us soon as Cari-Lee has an intimate conversation with Derrick Broze that will surely enlighten, inspire and uplift. www.TheConsciousResistance.com - thehoustonfreethinkers.com - Music by Boards Of Canada
Agitators of the Agora | Derrick Broze
Lifting the Veil presents Agitators of the Agora, a new series focusing on unique perspectives from today's prominent anarchist thinkers. This premiere episode features Derrick Broze of The Houston Free Thinkers discussing the links between anarchism and the practices of...
Agitators of the Agora
A new series from Lifting the Veil Coming Fall 2013
Rise Like Lions: OWS and the Seeds of Revolution (2011)
Scott Noble, who also produced Lifting the Veil, pulls together a combination of internet and original footage to create the first feature-length documentary on Occupy Wall St, telling the story and motivation behind the movement in its own words. It is a treatise to the...
Unveiled and Lifted (2013) (trailer)
Unveiled and Lifted, a new documentary experience from Lifting the Veil with Cari-Lee, fuses music, art and substance to create an engaging assessment of the current problems facing humanity along with potential solutions to alleviate our situation. The film presents an...
Food Inc. (trailer)
In Food, Inc., filmmaker Robert Kenner lifts the veil on our nation's food industry, exposing the highly mechanized underbelly that has been hidden from the American consumer with the consent of our government's regulatory agencies, USDA and FDA. Our nation's food supply is...
Thomas Sheridan | The Lords of Perception (trailer)
Lifting the Veil Presents 'The Lords of Perception' an interview with Thomas Sheridan. So many of the people that tread upon this planet follow pop culture and are completely influenced by it. To what degree do the actions of these popular 'lords' affect us? What do we need...
SCABS NABS | The Nabil Shaban Story (trailer)
"ALARMINGLY SUBVERSIVE" "POLITICALLY INFLAMMATORY" Next on Lifting the Veil with Cari-Lee we welcome SCABS NABS aka Nabil Shaban (Doctor Who, City of Joy, Children of Men, Derek Jarman's Wittgenstein). Nabil is an actor, director, writer, filmmaker, political activist...
What Governments Have Done: A Happy Song to Sing with Your Friends!
What have governments done? Lots of good things right?! Well... I think the biggest counter-response to this video would be: well without governments we wouldn't have X, Y and Z! The major breakthrough comes I think when we realize that human societies have the potential to...
Engines of Domination (trailer)
Political power - armed central authority, with states and war - is it really necessary for human society? Or is it a tool that ruling elites use to live at the expense of society? Engines of Domination offers a theory of political power as a tool for making tools of human...
Obama is the Biggest Pro-War President in 2 Generations
The Military-Industrial-Complex owns this country. It owns this president. And it will own our future, unless we rise up to stop it. Watch this to get yourself psyched up. Sources: This is a clip from Lifting the Veil by http://metanoia-films.org/, released in...
Mark Corske's Engines of Domination (2014)
Political power -- armed central authority, with states and war -- is it part of human nature? Is it necessary for human communities? Or is it a tool that ruling elites use to live at the expense of communities? A tool that does violence to human nature and the...
The Best Social Change Documentaries of 2011
2011 will likely be remembered in America as the year that the nation's youth finally started to wake up - all that bubbling knowledge of the world's problems, all the discontent and disillusion with our broken system finally burst into a flurry of creative action. Our...
The Top 7 Critiques of Obama from a Reality-Based Perspective
Barack Obama has been called everything from a gun-hating, closet-Muslim hiding socialist to a big-government loving, deficit exploding, tax increasing, class-warfare waging liberal elitist. He's been compared to Hitler and denounced for wanting to destroy capitalism and/or...
Unveiled & Lifted (2013)
Unveiled and Lifted, a new documentary experience from Lifting the Veil with Cari-Lee, fuses music, art and insight to create an engaging assessment of the current problems facing humanity along with potential solutions for pro-active alleviation. Focusing on self...
Orbs: The Veil is Lifting (trailer)
This a clip from the feature length documentary, "Orbs: The Veil is Lifting". It has won 2 national awards, one for "Best Spiritual Film". It is currently being distributed by Beyond Words Publishing worldwide in several languages. You can also see this film at GaiamTV...
TransCanada's Police Abuse Peaceful Blockader - A First Hand Account of the Arrest (Day 24)
BREAKING UPDATE 5:15PM: According to blockaders on the ground, several arrests have been made at the Tree Blockade. We are awaiting details but it has been confirmed two tree-sitters have been arrested. Monday I was arrested at the site of Tar Sands Blockade’s tree blockade...
Beyond The Veil - 2015
Beyond The Veil is a video presentation of an exhibition by David Frederick Avery. Preceded by a life-long fascination with altered states of consciousness, shamanism, and ancient mythology, Beyond The Veil represents the culmination of 2 years of self discovery. Triggered...
Visionary Art
A Visionary Art Interactive experience featuring 36 world famous visionary artists. Download the app. This project has been initiated to empower a new culture that broadens our perspective towards the world with respect to Art, Spirituality, Metaphysics, Science, History.
Sir Ken Robinson - How Are You Intelligent?
"Imagination is the source of every form of human achievement. And it's the one thing that I believe we are systematically jeopardizing in the way we educate our children and ourselves." Ken Robinson Music: The Heroic Weather-Conditions of the Universe, Pt. 1: A Veiled Mist, Pt.
The Top 10 Films that Explain Why the Occupy Movement Exists
One of the most entertaining yet unsurprising aspects of Occupy Wall St has been the response from traditional media. Whether intentionally playing dumb or genuinely clueless, the mainstream media has failed to inform the public and substantially address the key issues. But...
Irish Senator David Norris - Statements on the Situations in Gaza and Ukraine
Irish Senator David Norris said that entire families had been "obliterated" and called for immediate lifting of the embargo on Gaza.   Ireland does not have much power to influence the terrible situation in Gaza but we do have the power to stand with the people and condemn...
Death in Gaza (2004)
In the Spring of 2003, filmmaker James Miller and reporter Saira Shah, the Emmy and Peabody Award-winning duo behind the Afghanistan documentaries UNHOLY WAR and BENEATH THE VEIL, traveled to the Gaza Strip to look inside the lives of children growing up in a war-torn world...
Ashes And Snow (2005)
Exploring the shared language and poetic sensibilities of all animals. Ashes and Snow, a film by Gregory Colbert, uses both still and movie cameras to explore extraordinary interactions between humans and animals. The 60-minute feature is a poetic narrative rather than a...
You. Are. Powerful.
If you really want to change the world...you have to change yourself. Because it all begins and ends with you. The video is a clip from Unveiled & Lifted. Watch the full film here.
In a World Where Freedom Is Outlawed Only Outlaws Will Be Free
An anarchist manifesto on attaining freedom in an unfree world... This is a clip from "UnVeiled & Lifted," which was released online for free by the film-makers in 2013. Watch the full film here.
Draining the Lifeblood - Galilee Basin at Risk
Tom Crothers, former Manager of Planning and Water Allocation in the Queensland Govt, lifts the lid on the groundwater impacts of proposed coal mining on the Galilee Basin. Cattle farmer John Graham shares his concerns. Music performed by Paul Robert Burton and Luke...
It Takes More Than One Person to Change The World
Want to change the world? Show people that it is already happening. (An inspirational primer on how to get started.) The video is a clip from Unveiled & Lifted (2013) featuring the words of Joe Martino. Watch the full film here.
The Struggle for Survival of the Roma People
Roma people, also known as gypsies, are Europe's largest ethnic minority and have long endured bigotry and abuse. This year, after EU travel and work restrictions for people from Romania and Bulgaria were lifted, rightwing politicians used the fear of "floods of migrants"...
Strong! (trailer)
STRONG! chronicles an athlete’s struggle to defend her champion status as her lifetime weightlifting career inches towards its inevitable end. Cheryl Haworth defies categories. A 12th generation patriotic American, a visual artist, and, since age 14, America’s top Olympic...
The One Simple Truth about Our Existence That Everyone Needs to Know
If humanity came to understand this - everything would change. This is a clip from "UnVeiled & Lifted," which was released online for free by the film-makers in 2013. Watch the full film here.
What the World Needs Is An Evolution of Spirit
Sometimes there's not much use in telling people what the problems are. The best thing you can do is lead by example. Just show people how this awareness and knowledge has had a positive impact on your life, and people will take interest in what you're doing. The video is a...
All Revolutions Begin As Revolutions of Consciousness
Important reflections for everyone hoping to affect change in the world. This is a clip from "UnVeiled & Lifted," which was released online for free by the film-makers in 2013. Watch the full film here.
Corporations Are Not Only Not People - They Are Complete Fictions
Corporations are complete fictions. We just need to let people know... This is a clip from "UnVeiled & Lifted," which was released online for free by the film-makers in 2013. Watch the full film here.
On Charlie Hebdo: A Letter to My British friends
Dear friends, last week, a horrid assault was perpetrated against the French weekly Charlie Hebdo, who had published caricatures of Mohamed, by men who screamed that they had “avenged the prophet”. A wave of compassion followed but apparently died shortly afterward and all...
The Great Squeeze: Surviving the Human Project (2009)
The Great Squeeze chronicles our dependence on cheap and abundant fossil fuels that have been feeding the engine of our economic system for the past 200 years.  Although cheap energy has lifted modern civilizations to new heights, the ecosystem we depend on has paid the...
The Penalty - How Much Are Executions Costing you?
Do you know how much the death penalty is costing you? The Penalty is a 90-minute feature-length documentary from the award-winning Webby-nominated team behind One For Ten. Lifting the lid on America's modern death penalty, the film examines the human cost of the ultimate...
For Sale: The American Dream (2012)
The US’ housing bubble burst nearly six years ago, but the worst may be yet to come. After a landmark settlement, the major banks have lifted a freeze on foreclosures and government relief has been too small to make a difference. Public housing budgets have been slashed...
Real Estate 4 Ransom: Why Does Land Cost the Earth? (2012)
REAL ESTATE 4 RAN$OM outlines a genuine alternative to the global property speculation that forced so many into debt. Doubling the pressure, the tax game has become just that, with tax havens a favoured option for the wealthy. The result - we are taxing the wrong things...
Secrecy (2008)
In a single recent year the U.S. classified about five times the number of pages added to the Library of Congress. We live in a world where the production of secret knowledge dwarfs the production of open knowledge. Depending on whom you ask, government secrecy is either...
After Cicely (2013)
What does it mean to say goodbye? Is it about making a painless departure? Or encasing the memories for those left behind? After Cicely explores the meaning of modern hospice and palliative care through the eyes of five inspiring women in Asia. This is a visual journal of...
The Fog Of Fear
The dawn of fear is timeless, like the coming of the fog. Its nature is to tame us, veiled mysteries unsolved... read the rest of the poem here: http://www.mysticalpoetryandpolitics.com/2011/09/fog-of-fear.html Check out my poetry video...
Confessions of a New 'Hijabi'
I started wearing a headscarf just over a month ago. This video has highlighted my experience, the reason why I wanted to do it, people's reactions and how its changed my day-to-day life. It seeks to explain why someone who was raised in Britain, with no family or societal...
What If the Government Guaranteed You an Income?
First, the bad news: Even if the economy improves, middle-class career paths will continue to disappear as globalization and technological innovation render more jobs obsolete. Now, the good news: The fear, stress and humiliation caused by unemployment (and underemployment)...
Propaganda and Language of the State
Language is powerful. Language is deceptive. Propaganda is pumped into U.S. citizens heads daily without question or critical evaluation. The rhetoric  is chosen and the connotations as well as the implied half truths are more powerful than what is directly said. We see this...
The Power Principle - An Interview with Filmmaker Scott Noble
Scott Noble is the director of several acclaimed and politically charged documentaries, including Psywar, Human Resources and Lifting the Veil. His documentary on Occupy Wall Street, Rise Like Lions, took the #1 spot on Films for Action’s Top Ten Occupy films. His latest...
The Rise of Revolutionary Street Art in Oaxaca
For years, the walls of Oaxaca have been a canvas for expressions of social anger. Now the revolutionary role of local artists is finally recognized.  “Graffiti is revolutionary,” says Terrance Lindall, an artist from New York City, the birthplace of modern graffiti. “People...
Give Us The Money - Why Poverty? (2012)
GIVE US THE MONEY: How do you change the world? Bob Geldof and Bono have been the most prominent voices advocating on behalf of the poor. But have their concerts and campaigns really lifted millions out of poverty? Geldof, Bono and Bill Gates speak candidly about how to...