“Drawing on John Pilger’s long association with the first people of his homeland Australia, Utopia (2013) is both an epic portrayal of the oldest continuous human culture, and an investigation into a suppressed colonial pastContinue reading
In 2010 and 2011 the French photographer Charles Fréger shot these photos of ‘wild men’ – part of ‘pagan’ traditions – around Europe.
This is a highly enlightening short documentary produced by Alternate Focus – which was “[f]ounded by a Jew, a Christian and a Muslim” – on the historical background and ideological traits of dispensationalism, the drivingContinue reading
“On a July day in 1990, a confrontation propelled Native issues in Kanehsatake and the village of Oka, Quebec, into the international spotlight. Director Alanis Obomsawin spent 78 nerve-wracking days and nights filming the armedContinue reading
VPRO is a Dutch public broadcaster that every year produces and broadcasts dozens of high-quality documentaries. This Tegenlicht (‘Backlight’) documentary is about why we click on screens, and about the interests, technology, strategies, behavioral science and ideasContinue reading
Ryan: Trump will ‘be better informed’ after Russia briefing – two excerpts from this article in POLITICO, plus comments. “House Speaker Paul Ryan expressed confidence Wednesday that President-elect Donald Trump will be ‘better informed’ on RussianContinue reading