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- FIlm: Nicola Peel Talk- Amazon / How One Person Can Make a Difference
Part 1 - 4 of talk by Nicola Peel on Change In the Amazon & How One Person Can Make a Difference. The whole talk will play through from part 1-4 if you wait for each section to end. Filmed at…
- Film: Ian Bone Talk '1919 Revolutionaries'
Ian Bone presents a rollicking ride through the year of 1919 a Year of Revolution. He places seven revolutionaries in that year. Maria Spiridonova, Jaroslav Hasek, Gabriel D'Annunzio,Percy…
- Film: November 30th Strike Films uncovering the pensions myths and highlighting the attacks on the general population
Part one pensions myths. Who really gets the gold plated pensions. Part two: The strikes are not just about pensions there is a load of terrible attacks on the lives of people in general…
- Film: Avoiding Burnout when doing Activism Workshop
Film of a great workshop at the Sunrise Off Grid festival on how to look after yourself when you are involved in Activism, it is all to easy to be swept along by issues, feel depressed when everything can seem so hopeless. Mike offers some practical advice on how to look after yourselves and others when undertaking activism.
- Film: Seattle Solidarity Network how to setup and run a solidarity network
Film of a presentation put on by Seattle Solidarity Network on how to setup and run a solidarity network, solidarity networks are cooperatives of people who get together to support each other against dodgy, landlords, employers, institutions in order to make sure their rights are upheld and they are treated fairly.
- Are Governments attempting to stop citizens from growing their own food?
Here we look at some of the legislation that is geared towards curbing people growing their own food.
- Guerrilla gardening
A brief outline of guerrilla gardening and why it is important for a sustainable future.
- The struggle
this piece is about how our actions can have a very effect as we move away from the old order of capitalism and exploitation towards a permanent culture of the future.
- ANOK4U2: Crass and Anarchism in the UK
this piece looks at Anarchist punk band crass.
- Permaculture and Politics
Explores permaculture and politics and how they might work together in the politics of the future.
- Celebrating being human
This piece briefly explores the notion of celebrating the fight back as we strive towards a permanent culture of the future
- Film: A three fold attack on protest
The film looks at how policing has changed to control/stop protest occurring in the UK through the history of the police, the development of militarised methods of policing, and the increasing criminalisation of protest.
- Film: Squatting past, present and future - Off grid 2012
Phoenix from solutions zone TV talks about the origins of squatting past, present and future at Sunrise Off Grid Festival 2012.
- Remaking Our World
Heartfelt and positive message from one person on how and why she is working to remake the world, we really relate to this message and I am sure you will to :)
- Film: New Age Travellers - A personal story
Steve from Permanent Culture Now takes us through an enlightening, funny and sad personal history of his involvement in the UK new age traveler communities.
- Film: Silivia Federici Revolution at Point Zero: Housework, Reproduction, and Feminist Struggle
In this talk Silvia Federici talks about her forty years of research and theorizing on the nature of housework, social reproduction, and women’s struggles, excellent talk.
- Film: Vision on tv guide to street reporting
Want to become the news then check out how to do street reporting with vision on tv crew, they can also host your films and distribute them for you, a great project.
- Film: Uk Video Activism Discussion - Bristol Radical Film Festival 2012
Discussion about UK video activism from Bristol Radical Film Festival, includes speakers from vision on tv, Camcorder guerillas, Reel News and Permanent Culture Now.
- Film: Mike (PCN): Why the commons are important today
Michael from Permanent Culture Now, explains the notion of the commons and why the commons are so important today.
- Film: Steve (PCN) - Is permaculture political?
Is permaculture just about growing food or is it inherently more political, join us to find out if we think permaculture is political.
- Occupy Sandy A community responds
Occupy Sandy is a community response to the devastating effects of the hurricane on New York city, it is an important example to us all of how community and solidarity are becoming ever more important for all of us in these uncertain times.
- Permaculture & Human Rights
This is a guest piece written by our friend Lasse Bresson Krøner on the subject of permaculture and human rights, very interesting read :)
- Pay day loans
this piece looks at high street money lenders as a vehicle that fuels poverty.
- Film: Resistance in an age of austerity
What does resistance mean in an age of austerity, how can we change the world for the better when all around us we see the dismantling of our public services, watch this debate to get a range of views on this thorny issue.
- At what point do we claim self defence?
This piece looks at when and if there is a likely to be mass social unrest in the UK due to the prevailing Neoliberal ideology.
- Permaculture, Queerness & Feminism
This article is a conversation between queer permaculture practitioners and community organisers, Nicole Vosper and Annie-Rose London, communicating across continents about gender, sexuality and design.
- Interview with Anarchist Stuart Christie
Interview with Stuart Christie, author of My Granny Made Me An Anarchist and other books, about his views on the anarchist struggle, defining anarchism and ways forward and in the tradition of libertarian socialism/anarchism.
- Solutions to Credit Crisis and Essential Articles to read
A follow up guest post from our good friend Alan on potential solutions to the credit crisis and his top links to read on these issues. Essential reading.
- Film: The Fight Against Blacklisting
Talk about blacklisting: Politicians and employers like to portray the blacklisting of trade union members for their health & safety activities as a thing of the past. That does not correspond with the reality of life for those who continue to stick their neck out to protect themselves, their workmates and the public.
- The end of the old paradigm and shifts in cautiousness
this piece explores the idea of shifting paradigms and asks us to exercise caution in the fight we engaged in.
- Film: ‘The Short Hot Summer’: The August Riots in the UK, 2011 & Rebellion in Tottenham
Want to know what the real story of the 2011 riots was, then watch this talk on the riots based on hard facts, also features rebellion in Tottenham film by reel news - Mike
- Community building in the age of individualism: part 1
this series explores community building as a valuable response to Neoliberalism
- Community building in the age of individualism: what makes communities tick?
this piece in the series looks at what makes communities tick and brings them together
- FIlm: Nicola Peel Talk- Amazon / How One Person Can Make a Difference