Our Culture is a Crime | Acronym TV 019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w1LmBCg-FBI Episode Breakdown | Spoken word from Immortal Technique and Erica Violet Lee of Idle No More, plus: 3 interviews looking at the climate crisis from 3 angles: Medea Benjamin of Code Pink talks about the links between the peace movement and the climate justice movement – and how Code Pink started as an Environmental [...]

The Green Shock Doctrine: a Decade of False Climate Solutions

http://youtu.be/w0NMxrf0lYs Anne Petermann, has been banned from future U.N. Climate Conferances for her vocal activism. Here, she outlines the last decade of U.N. Climate Conference failures and false solutions. About Anne Petermann | Anne Petermann is the Executive Director of Global Justice Ecology Project. She is also the Coordinator of the Campaign to STOP GE [...]

Ferguson Flash Mob! Requiem for Mike Brown Confronts White Privilege at St. Louis Symphony

Originally posted at AcronymTV https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=297G5K2XfRM About 50 protesters seeking justice for Mike Brown delayed the start of the second act of Brahms requiem on Saturday night at the St. Louis Symphony in a brilliantly executed creative protest captured by Rebecca Rivas of the St. Louis American. (read more: http://www.popularresistance.org/demonstrators-disrupt-st-louis-symphony-singing-a-requiem-for-mike-brown/)

Confronting White Privilege in the Climate Justice Movement 

Originally posted at AcronymTV https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3YN-scEEIks Speaking at the opening plenary of the New York City Global Climate Convergence in the days before the People’s Climate March, Nastaran Mohit told the assembled crowd that the revolution “and this (Climate Convergence) movement is not going to be spawned from the activist white community. It is going to [...]

Corporations Causing Climate Change Should Be Taken Over By The Public | Howie Hawkins Interview

Corporations Causing Climate Change Should Be Taken Over By The Public | Howie Hawkins Interview Originally posted at AcronymTV.com https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=km5OUwQVXl4 Howie Hawkins, Green Party Candidate for N.Y. Governor, sits down with Dennis Trainor, Jr. of Acronym TV on the eve of the largest Climate march in history to discuss his campaign. From HowieHawkins.org: The richest [...]

Why Millennials Don’t Vote and What To Do About It {aTV 007}

Originally Posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/VKMjT0zB5aM More than half of respondents in the survey, released by Harvard University’s Institute of Politics, said they think elected officials don’t share their priorities, and almost two-thirds said elected officials seem motivated by selfish reasons. Less than a quarter of the millennials polled said they will definitely be voting in [...]