Category Archives: Politics

RSA Animate – The Power of Outrospection

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Logorama

Logorama from Marc Altshuler – Human Music on Vimeo.

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RSA Animate: The Truth about Dishonesty

Are you more honest than a banker? Under what circumstances would you lie, or cheat, and what effect does your deception have on society at large? Dan Ariely, one of the world’s leading voices on human motivation and behaviour is … Continue reading

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Hillside Beauties

Hillside Beauties from julia kurc on Vimeo.

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Saving Ancoats Hospital

Saving ancoats hospital from Tom Turner on Vimeo.

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Phenomenal Women

Phenomenal Woman from Caleb Vinson on Vimeo.

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Black Women of Brazil: Black Brazilian community being evicted by the Brazilian Navy!

Black Women of Brazil: Black Brazilian community being evicted by the Brazilian Navy!. Sign: Governor Jacques Wagner join with our President Dilma and the mayor of Simões Filho, we are asking for urgent help because we are being evicted by … Continue reading

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African voices respond to hyper-popular Kony 2012 viral campaign – Boing Boing

(Updated with additions, March 10, 2012. Here’s a Twitter list, so you can follow all of the African writers mentioned in this post who are on Twitter.) The internets are all a-flutter with reactions to Kony 2012, a high-velocity viral … Continue reading

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Kony 2012 Invisible Children charity hits back at critics over ‘immoral’ viral film

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The charity that funded the viral Internet film Kony 2012, now viewed a staggering 26 million times on YouTube, has hit back at criticism that the film’s message is dangerous and misdirected. The half-hour…

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Desmond Tutu, South African Activist

Desmond Mpilo Tutu (born 7 October 1931) is a South African activist and retired Anglican bishop who rose to worldwide fame during the 1980s as an opponent of apartheid. He was the first black South African Archbishop of Cape Town,…

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