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  • Greece on the Brink

    In Greek Mythology there’s a character called Procrustes who had the habit of cutting off the legs, arms, and heads of his guests if they were too tall or stretching those who were too short to get them to fit into his bed. Nowadays, the Capitalist government is starting to resemble Procrustes because it has been systematically cutting off the means of production in order to make them fit into the narrow limits of the Capitalist system. According to Valia […]

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  • Nelson Mandela: Free At Last

    On February 11, 1990 the whole world watched as Nelson Mandela walked to freedom. He had been a political prisoner held in a tiny cell for 27 years. In this documentary you will witness Mandela’s struggles against Apartheid and all the injustice suffered by black South Africans eventually leading up to his imprisonment. You’ll learn of the events that led up to Mandela’s release, and hear the powerful first words he spoke when he was finally set free. Mandela once […]

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  • TPB AFK: The Pirate Bay Away From Keyboard

    Directed by Simon Klose TPB AFK (The Pirate Bay Away From Keyboard) begins the day prior to the trial of the co-founders of the world’s largest file sharing site, The Pirate Bay. Fredrik, Gottfrid, and Peter face a $13 million damage claim in copyright infringement brought on by Hollywood.

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  • Rise Like Lions

    Following the popular documentary about “The Power Principle,” we bring you RISE LIKE LIONS: a documentary from the same organization that looks at the Occupy Movement of 2011 and 2012.

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  • Unreported World: Syria Undercover

    Unreported World: Syria Undercover

    Reporter Ramita Navai goes undercover for a rare look at the uprising from inside Syria. This documentary also shows a profile of the dictator who has managed to hold on longer than any amidst the Arab unrest—President Bashar al-Assad.

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  • Syria: Inside the Secret Revolution

    Syria: Inside the Secret Revolution

    Panorama tells the full story of those struggling against Syria’s President Assad.

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  • The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

    The Revolution Will Not Be Televised (La revolución no será transmitida), also known as Chávez: Inside the Coup, is a 2003 documentary focusing on events in Venezuela leading up to and during the April 2002 coup d’état attempt, which saw President Hugo Chávez removed from office for two days. With particular emphasis on the role played by Venezuela’s private media, the film examines several key incidents: the protest march and subsequent violence that provided the impetus for Chávez’s ousting; the opposition’s formation of an interim government headed by business leader Pedro Carmona; and the Carmona administration’s collapse, which paved the way for Chávez’s return.

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  • A Place Called Chiapas

    The Zapatista Army of National Liberation is an armed revolutionary group based in Chiapas, the southernmost, and one of the poorest, states of Mexico. Since 1994, they have been in a declared war “against the Mexican state,” though this war has been primarily nonviolent and defensive against military, paramilitary, and corporate incursions on their territory.

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  • Egypt: A Nation in Waiting

    Egypt: A Nation in Waiting

    Al Jazeera travels to Egypt and meets journalists, politicians from the government, the opposition and ordinary Egyptians. By tracing the major events of Mubarak’s years in power, this documentary explores why Egypt remains A Nation in Waiting.

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  • The Coconut Revolution

    The Coconut Revolution

    Bougainville, with a populations of only 160,000 has managed to close and keep closed one of the biggest mines in the world. They have held their ground for a decade with antique weapons and homemade guns. These people have taken on the biggest mining company in the world and won.

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