Keeping tabs on Canada's Parliament |... →
canuckophile: jenniferanne: I just found out about this website that tracks all online media (news articles, records of parliament sessions, tweets, whatever) related to any politician or particular issue you may have an interest in. I just punched in my postal code and found out that my MP, Thierry St. Cyr, is actually pretty dece. (Dude rejected the racist aspects of a conservative refugee...
rhodyram: “As many of you may have seen in the press, the makers of Crude were recently served with subpoenas by Chevron, in an effort to gain access to the nearly 600 hours of raw footage accumulated during the making of the film. Our attorneys filed a response, stating that our footage is protected by the journalist’s privilege and forcing us to hand it over to any third party (either...
The Rude Pundit - Why Is BP Still in Charge in the... →
“The Rude Pundit can’t get his mind around the fact that the well is still pouring out oil a month later. He can’t grasp how BP executives haven’t been arrested for, at the minimum, criminal negligence, if not manslaughter, and the well blown up and sealed.” seriously! how are people just allowed to get away with this kind of stuff?
Tarran The Tailor - Salt
A New Climate Movement in Bolivia →
It was 11 am and Evo Morales had turned a football stadium into a giant classroom, marshaling an array of props: paper plates, plastic cups, disposable raincoats, handcrafted gourds, wooden plates and multicolored ponchos. All came into play to make his main point: to fight climate change, “we need to recover the values of the indigenous people.”
Earthlings (via Google Video) EARTHLINGS is a feature length documentary about humanity’s absolute dependence on animals (for pets, food, clothing, entertainment, and scientific research) but also illustrates our complete disrespect for these so-called “non-human providers.” The film is narrated by Academy Award nominee Joaquin Phoenix (GLADIATOR) and features music by the...
The Cove →
A documentary about Japan and their lucrative Dolphin industry…