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 [...]
Originally Posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/iaZCwkmkLNw In this clip from Acronym TV’s full program, to discuss a planned month of Resistance To Mass Incarceration, Carl Dix breaks the war on drugs and the war on crime as proxy wars for the war on black, Latino, and oppressed people. This war, according to Dix, has been going on for [...]
This content is viewer supported. Donate today. http://youtu.be/pS3okcUAW7g Subscribe to Acronym TV on Youtube, and follow on Twitter & Facebook. If this were happening anywhere else in the world, Americans would be justifiably horrified: 1 out of every 100 adults are living behind bars in the United States, with 1 in 31 in some sort of correctional control, [...]
Originally Posted at PopularResistance.org http://youtu.be/J3h45EBjOok Among the most common refrains one might hear on or around Martin Luther King, Jr. day is "If Martin Luther King, Jr were alive today he would …" and here the speaker or author would no doubt insert evidence that the great civil rights leader would be leading the charge for whatever [...]
http://youtu.be/hkkUYqu7G5k In this Resistance Report segment, Pamela Brown examines the lessons learned from Occupy Sandy in the context of the long history of race-based housing policies that have led to class based economic opportunities and asks, can these issues be addressed by localized organizing alone?
Legalize Democracy is a documentary project directed by yours truly working with Move To Amend. In this excerpt (the full movie is at the bottom of this post), featuring an original score by Goldi and a dynamic graphics animation by AJ Russo, the focus is understanding of how was race and racism was constructed in [...]