Videos about Culture
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The True Story of Native Peoples' Plight - From Genocide to Reeducation
Each November, Americans celebrate a mythical version of U.S. history. Thanksgiving Day's portrayal of the experience of Native Americans under the boot of settler-colonialism...
Native American Responses to Thanksgiving
We invited Native Americans to respond to the word "Thanksgiving." These are their responses.
Reza Aslan Challenges the Corporate Media Rhetoric on Islam and Violence
Reza Aslan offers his reaction to Bill Maher's recent remarks regarding the link between violence and Islam.
Marie's Dictionary - Great Grandmother's Efforts to Keep Her Native Language Alive
In the United States more than 130 Native American languages are endangered. Several are on the verge of extinction with only a handful of fluent speakers. This short...
What's It Like To Be A Black Girl In Rome?
Watch the video to find out the answer to that question for some. In Nero: Black Girls in Rome is a creative series curated by Dr. Tamara Pizzoli which seeks to appropriately...
What Would Happen If Male Athletes Were Asked The Same Questions Female Athletes Are Subjected To?
Something's wrong with media coverage of female athletes.  Sexist commentary, inappropriate interview questions, and articles commenting on physical appearance not only...
I am Not a Label Invented in the 15th Century, Made Up to Divide Us
Human Beings Were NOT Meant to Be Labeled! - Prince Ea Want to watch more on this topic? Watch Plutocracy (2015) to see how race has been used to divide us economically. Watch...
Donald Trump Hosting Saturday Night LIVE?
Dear Lorne Michaels and Saturday Night Live,   We urge you to dump Trump as the November 7th host of Saturday Night Live!  NBC did the right thing in June when they severed...
Copying Is Not Theft
Our free culture anthem gets a fabulous arrangement by Nik Phelps. Vocals by Connie Champagne. Animation and song by Nina Paley.
Back to the Future Parody Sends Marty To The Real 2015
Back to the Future, updated for the actual future!
College Athletics Are Stealing Your Future
We are in a college debt crisis. Almost 70 percent of college students graduate with approximately $30,000 in college debt. In 1992, it was one-third of that average. Why has...
Work Myths: Lies You've Been Told About Work
Lies you've been told about work. 1. “You are lucky to have a job” We hear it all the time. But there is nothing lucky about spending most of your waking hours doing whatever...
Changing Tides (2015)
Changing Tides follows the organization Warm Current, a surf non-profit that works with underserved youth on the Pacific Northwest coast of the United States. By bringing kids...
Maximum Creativity at Minimum Wage
If we are willing to work minimum wage at a dumb job that kills our soul, why not do our art instead, charge minimum wage or $10 an hour for it, gain a following and increase...
What The World Needs Now Is A Vision Of A Global Peace Culture Based On Trust
"Trust is the basis on which life heals. There is no deeper vision than the vision of a world in which trust reigns between all beings." The video is inspired by the english...
Trevor Noah Debuts on The Daily Show - Continues the War on Bulls**t
Trevor shows his appreciation for the show’s former host and discusses Speaker of the House John Boehner’s recent resignation. Watch full episodes of The Daily Show...
Saul Williams on Pop Culture: "We're All Donald Trump's F---ing Apprentice"
Saul Williams, the "poet laureate of hip-hop," is troubled by society's rising reverence for ignorance and prestige. This is a stark departure from pop culture and music from...
The Tragic Story of How This Man Learned What Love Is - and Isn't - Is Truly Heartbreaking
This is a clip from the beginning of the 3-part film HUMAN, which was released for free online in 2015. You can watch the series here. 
Suli Breaks - Dear Social Media, (Spoken Word Video)
Inspired by the "Dear Fat People" responses. I wrote an open letter to social media. [Subtitles Available] We often blame technology for a lot of the problems faced in society...
Cultures of Resistance (2010)
Does each gesture really make a difference? Can music and dance be weapons of peace? In 2003, on the eve of the Iraq war, director Iara Lee embarked on a journey to better...
Walk of No Shame With Amber Rose
Amber Rose takes pride in her stride. Don't let anyone call it a walk of shame! We join the movement on this cause against sexual injustice, victim blaming, derogatory...
Muslims Rejoice At Being Able To Take Clocks To School
Danish Ali is a Pakistani comedian, in this video he resonds to 14 year old Ahmed, who was arrested for taking a homemade clock to school to impress his teacher that was...
The British Monarchy Explained in 5 Minutes
How much power does the monarch really wield? How much does the Royal family cost us? These and many other questions answered in this video.
Inner Peace to World Peace (2015)
Can we really create peace in the world? Made for World Peace Day, join UPLIFT on a journey into peace in this inspiring new film.
Where To Invade Next
Where To Invade Next is the latest film from Michael Moore, who takes a humourous swipe at the United States state of "infinite war" - where they are always looking for the...
Is David Cameron a Threat to Context?
Mashup artists Cassetteboy take on David Cameron after the Conservative party released a video attacking Jeremy Corbyn. The Tory scare movie took the new Labour leader’s words...
Gustafsen Lake Standoff In 5 Minutes
Twenty years ago, brave indigenous land defenders in so called British Columbia, squared off with the Royal Colonial Mounted Police, in the Secwepemc territory of Ts'Peten...
A Damn Sandwich Commercial Offers Perfect Critique of Burning Man
The annual festival Burning Man is in full swing right now and, as always, it’s pretty insane. It’s hard to imagine everything the festival has to offer if you’ve never been...
Time Is Art (Saint's & Poets Clip)
"The artists task is to save the soul of mankind and anything less is a dithering while Rome burns." - Terrence McKenna The feature documentary film follows the journey of a...
Are Progressives Obsessed With "Calling Out" People?
Does it feel like every day you're being told to "call people out" for more and more things? While acknowledging that some people do deserve to be called out for their actions...
Rose Pere: We Believe In The Oneness of Everything That Exists
At her home just north of Tuai, a small town in the mountains of the North Island of Aotearoa New Zealand, Dr. Rangimarie Turuki Rose Pere shares some of the beliefs of her...
HUMAN (2015)
What is it that makes us human? Is it that we love, that we fight? That we laugh? Cry? Our curiosity? The quest for discovery?  Driven by these questions, filmmaker and artist...
Hack Outdoor Advertising Space With These Simple Tools
With the three tools shown in this video, you can gain access to nearly every bus stop advertising space on the planet - thanks globalisation! We only used the T30 and were...
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: LGBT Discrimination
This year's gay marriage ruling was a milestone, but LGBT discrimination is still surprisingly legal. John Oliver explains why we need a federal anti-discrimination law. 
Final Episode Of The Trews - Goodbye, Good Luck
I'm disappearing for a while. Thank you to everyone who's watched and spread the Trews. I know that real change is coming. Russell X
Dominique Christina Delivers The Fiercest Poem You'll Ever Hear
Dominique Christina performs "Karma". She is an award-winning writer, performer, educator, and activist. She holds five national poetry slam titles in the four years she has...
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Televangelists
U.S. tax law allows television preachers to get away with almost anything. We know this from personal experience. Our Lady of Perpetual Exemption will not be able to accept...
Underrepresentation of Women in Textbooks Means People Are More Likely to Attribute Inventions to Fictional Men Than Real Women
In the spirit of back-to-school season, we thought we'd help New Yorkers brush up on their knowledge. MAKERS took to the streets of New York City to quiz people on inventions...
The Other Great Chaplin Speech - On The Tyranny of Authority
Charlie Chaplin's speech at the end of The Great Dictator has become famous as one of the most inspirational ever recorded. 17 years later, having been forced from the United...
How a Land High in the Western Himalayas Can Help Us Understand The Crisis of The Modern World
This is a clip from The Economics of Happiness. Watch it here. It's a brilliant film that was easy to put at the top of our list of the top 100 documentaries we can use to...
Sol Cinema- World's Smallest Solar Powered Movie Theatre
The Sol Cinema is a unique mobile cinema powered entirely by the Sun. We are based in the UK. Peek inside and see how we accommodate 8 adults comfortably for a unique cinematic...
Unity: Not The Same, But Equal (2015)
Seven years in the making, the new documentary, UNITY, takes an in-depth look at what it truly means to be human. Writer/Director Shaun Monson (EARTHLINGS), collaborates with...
We're Living in a Racial Caste System Designed to Divide Us, Benefiting No One But the 1%
This powerful new video by Matthew Cooke is currently spreading like wildfire across the internet, and with good reason. Pulling together disparate stands to create the story...
Inside Her Sex: Where Shame And Sexuality Collide (2014)
While we live in a highly sexualized society, the messaging around female sexuality is distorted and rife with shame. What women should look like, who women should want, what...
Feminism Inshallah: A History Of Arab Feminism (2014)
The struggle for Muslim women’s emancipation is often portrayed stereotypically as a showdown between Western and Islamic values, but Arab feminism has existed for more than a...
The Venus Project by Jacque Fresco
For more information visit the official web site: thevenusproject.com Facebook: facebook.com/TheVenusProjectGlobal Music: Salomon Ligthelm - Close Horizonz Hanz Zimmer ...
Kensho - Dreaming with Alan Watts
Short film dreamt by Aaron Paradox, narrated by Alan Watts.  Let's suppose that you were able, every night, to dream any dream you wanted to dream, and that you could for...
Jimmy Kimmel's Emotional Response to the Killing of Cecil The Lion
Late night funnyman Jimmy Kimmel got choked up Tuesday night as he summed up all the things wrong with Cecil the lion's murder in Zimbabwe earlier this month. Kimmel recounts...
What Is Wilderness?
The Oxford English Dictionary defines ‘wilderness’ as; an uncultivated, uninhabited, and inhospitable region. Whilst travelling around Scotland, I encountered both city and...
A Simple Mind Trick Will Help You Think More Rationally
Emotions can cloud our rational decision-making. By adopting the perspective of an outside advisor, psychologist Dan Ariely says we can inject some rationality into our...