Location: North America

Sandra Rodriguez Nieto – Mexican Corruption & Impunity

Mexican journalist Sandra Rodríguez Nieto describes her work connecting personal tragedies and stories of suffering with the dysfunctional political and economic context

Wade Davis – Canada: Sacred Headwaters and its Tar Sands

Ethnographer Wade Davis explores hidden places in the wider world — but in this powerful short talk he urges us to save

Garth Lenz – Alberta Tar Sands Mining: The True Cost of Oil

What does environmental devastation actually look like? At TEDxVictoria, photographer Garth Lenz shares shocking photos of the Alberta Tar Sands mining project

Diane J. Savino – The Case for Same-Sex Marriage

Hours before New York lawmakers rejected a key marriage equality bill (38-24), State Senator Diane J. Savino made the passionate case for

UN Permanent Observer Organisations in North America

This is a list of all Intergovernmental organizations and other entity’s that currently have permanent offices at the United Nations (UN) headquarters,

UN Permanent Observer Organisations in The Americas

This is a list of all Intergovernmental organizations and other entity’s that currently have permanent offices at the United Nations (UN) headquarters,

Homan Square – Chicago Police Departments’ Torture Facility

Surprise, surprise! The Chicago Police Department have taken the lead of their government, by setting up, and running, a secret torture facility.

Bill Hicks – One Night Stand

Legendary, innovative, shocking, stunning but above all very funny, this is a classic set from the much missed Bill Hicks. Recorded at

Bill Hicks – Revelations [The Uncut Version]

This is the 1993 performance by Bill Hicks at the Dominion Theatre in London, which was given the title of ‘Revelations’. There’s

FREE EVENT: College Freedom Forum @ Yale, 26 March 2015

CFF at Yale features four inspiring talks by human rights defenders from around the globe, followed by an interactive Q&A with the

Michael Moore – SiCKO: The Inadequate US Healthcare System

Michael Moore’s hit documentary unveiled some of the inadequacies within the US healthcare system, and it brought a little more attention to

Michael Moore – Capitalism: A Love Story

This satirical documentary film revolves around the financial crisis of 2007-2010, and in particular, the recovery stimulus which was brought in by

US Attorney General Critical of Excessive Use of Solitary for Juveniles

Attorney General Eric Holder called for an end to the excessive use of solitary confinement, especially for youth that suffer from mental

Campaign Against Indiscriminate Juvenile Shackling in the US

SHACKLING IN THE USA – FACT SHEET Shackling is common in juvenile court: In most states, juveniles are shackled in court –

Bitter Lake (2015) – The Latest Adam Curtis Documentary

This is the latest Adam Curtis documentary, by the incredibly original and insightful British filmmaker, who tends to deal with the psychology
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