Monday, July 30, 2012

The Awakening Of The Squares - Spain's 15 M Movement

This documentary examines the rise of the 15M movement, a year later from six people who lived in the Barcelona occupation of Catalonia Square. They meet again to discuss the beginning of the movement, what happened to the country this year and what role should the movement play in the future.

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Face to Face with Dermod Travis of IntegrityBC

Improving our democracy is one of the most important thing we can do to improve our society. IntegrityBC is working in that field. IntegrityBC is a non-partisan non-profit organization dedicated to restoring a bond built on trust and confidence between citizens and their elected officials. It wants to end corporate and union funding of political parties and cap annual donations by individuals. IntegrityBC also wants to ensure that BC's Access to Information Act serves its intended purposes free of political interference ... to improve protection for whistleblowers who report government waste and corruption and to encourage public debate on electoral reform. © 2012 Lazarus Productions

Face to Face with Dermod Travis of IntegrityBC from ICTV Victoria on Vimeo.

Friday, July 20, 2012

David Johnston's End of Tour Report

David hitch-hiked across Canada to educate folks about the "Right to Sleep. There's information and background about the BC Supreme Court win here, and a rather extensive media report about David's travels (published in The Independent from Newfoundland & Labrador) here. This video is David's end of tour report, there are many videos from the journey at his "hatrackman" youtube account.