Scheer Intelligence: What They Got Wrong In ‘The Trial Of The Chicago 7’

By Robert Scheer, ScheerPost.com. -

“The Trial of the Chicago 7,” an Aaron Sorkin film that recently aired on Netflix, brought an important chapter in the history of American activism to screens around the globe. Based on real [...]

Scheer Intelligence: Justice Ginsburg’s Life And Legacy

By Robert Scheer, ScheerPost.com. -

The documentary filmmakers discuss their film “RBG” on the life and career of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. While Justice Ginsburg did not grant access to filmmakers Betsy West and [...]

‘Green’ Billionaires Behind Suppression Of ‘Planet Of The Humans’

By Max Blumenthal, The Grayzone. -

It is hard to think of an American film that provoked a greater backlash in 2020 than “Planet of the Humans.” Focused on the theme of planetary extinction and fanciful proposals to ward it off, [...]

Reclaiming Work: Can Cooperatives Overthrow The Gig Economy?

By Shyam Krishna, Red Pepper. -

The pandemic has brought into focus the stark conditions and precarity faced by workers in the gig-economy. When the dust settles, can these workers who were at the frontlines of this crisis [...]

View The Frontline Documentary On Gaza That PBS Pulled

By Alison Weir, Israelpalestinenews.org -

Recently, hundreds of PBS stations around the United States were scheduled to broadcast a powerful new Frontline documentary: One Day in Gaza. But viewers tuning in found that it had been [...]

The Spider’s Web: Britain’s Second Empire

By Michael Oswald, Roarmag.org -

The Spider’s Web: Britain’s Second Empire, is a documentary film that shows how Britain transformed from a colonial power into a global financial power. At the demise of empire, City of London [...]

Censored Documentary Exposes Israel’s Attack On Black Lives Matter

By Max Blumenthal, Mintpressnews.com -

When the Movement for Black Lives released a platform in August 2016 that supported the BDS (boycott, divestment and sanctions) movement and identified Israel as an apartheid state engaged in a [...]

A New Documentary Unspools The Life Of Malcolm X

By Alex Demyanenko, Capitalandmain.com -

Most people know that Malcolm X began his public career by calling for black separatism. Lost Tapes: Malcolm X reveals surprising details that have not been seared into our collective view of the [...]

‘Whose Streets?’ Tracks Inspirational Call For Social Justice

By Jordan Riefe, www.truthdig.com -

By Jordan Riefe for Truth Dig - On Aug. 9 three years ago, unarmed teen Michael Brown was shot dead by Officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Mo. The killing took place under disputed circumstances, [...]

Black Snake Killaz: A #NoDAPL Story

By Staff, www.unicornriot.ninja -

By Staff of Unicorn Riot - In Black Snake Killaz, Unicorn Riot brings you the raw experience from many frontline actions throughout the struggle to protect the water. Although the Dakota Access [...]

Divided But Fighting Back: Interview With Inequality Documentary Filmmakers

By Alex Demyanenko, www.capitalandmain.com -

By Alex Demyanenko for Capital and Main - Depending on whom you ask, Solly Granatstein and Rick Rowley have spent their careers either causing trouble or exposing truths. As investigative [...]

“Do Not Resist”: Police Militarization Documentary Everyone Should See

By Ryan Devereaux, www.theintercept.com -

By Ryan Devereaux for The Intercept - The officers, members of the Richland County Sheriff’s Department tactical team, were descending on a modest one-story house looking for drugs and guns. The [...]

Israel’s Occupation Of The American Mind, Documented

By Abba Solomon, www.mondoweiss.net -

By Abba Solomon for Mondoweiss - Harriet Beecher Stowe is reputed — in Stowe family legend at least — to have been greeted by President Lincoln with, “Is this the little woman who made this great [...]

New Documentary: Necessary Reminder Of Gigantic Scandal

By Peter Bradshaw, www.theguardian.com -

By Peter Bradshaw for The Guardian. We Are Many is a new documentary which is on the list for an Academy Award. Several showings are coming up. This film does a necessary job. It’s a piece of [...]

The Black Panthers Are Back

By Reese Erlich ,www.commondreams.org -

By Reese Erlich for Common Dreams - Seeing a documentary on the Black Panthers while sitting next to Bobby Seale is quite an experience. As we watch a press preview of the film in an East Oakland [...]

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