All Documentaries - 5

2015 , Drugs 9 Comments

Afghan Overdose

Afghan Overdose

Afghanistan is the world's biggest producer of opium, and all attempts to foil this unfortunate status have been met with dismal failure. In the new investigative documentary Afghan Overdose, reporters from the Russia Today news organization set out to determine the current...

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2016 , Crime 5 Comments

The Trial of Jian Ghomeshi

The Trial of Jian Ghomeshi

One of the most popular radio broadcasters in the history of Canada, Jian Ghomeshi's fall from grace began in 2014 when he was arrested on multiple counts of assault from three different female accusers. In the ensuing months as he awaited trial,...

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History of Islam

History of Islam

In light of the tumultuous state of world affairs, the recent scourge of terror attacks, and the current political debates and heated rhetoric that surround these sensitive issues, a clear foundation of understanding regarding the Islamic religion is more essential than ever...

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Stoned Kids

Stoned Kids

Produced by the acclaimed VICE news organization for their new Viceland channel, Stoned Kids takes a probing look at one of the latest trends taking place in the world of medical marijuana. Cancer patients have used marijuana to tame the side effects...

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Salam Alaikum Sweden

Salam Alaikum Sweden

Sweden has garnered a reputation as one of the most generous countries when it comes to providing sanctuary to the world's struggling immigrant population. On a per capita basis, they welcome the highest number of refugees in all of Europe. This commitment...

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2016 , Crime 3 Comments

Walking Heavy

Walking Heavy

Jason Coghlan was a gangster. As a young man, he gained a reputation as Britain's most dangerous criminal. His luck ran out in 1999 when he was convicted to a twelve-year sentence for armed robbery. Determined to reform himself following his release,...

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The Fire Breather: Donald Trump

The Fire Breather: Donald Trump

Can nothing stop Donald Trump? On his journey to securing the Republican party nomination for the next President of the United States, he has been plagued by never-ending waves of negative publicity; the level of which would sink any other candidate with...

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The Most Dangerous Town on the Internet

The Most Dangerous Town on the Internet

Ramnicu Valcea is a beautiful, modestly populated town in the center of Romania. Entirely pleasant and agreeable, the surroundings betray nothing remotely conspicuous to an outsider's eye. But this deceiving facade cloaks an underground society known as 'Hackerville', a home to some...

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Music on the Brain

Music on the Brain

In an advanced age home in Australia, a substantial number of residents suffer from dementia, a merciless disease which robs them of their memories and their ability to perform even the most rudimentary of daily functions. Caregivers work desperately to connect with...

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Return of the Bible Plagues: Mosquitoes

Return of the Bible Plagues: Mosquitoes

On the surface, the match-up of man versus mosquito may sound like a comical notion, but it actually represents a grave challenge for countless people throughout the world. In some regions, the uncontrolled infestation of mosquitoes constitutes a major humanitarian crisis, and...

7.47

Catastrophic Failure

Catastrophic Failure

It all began on November 5, 2015, with the collapse of a dam near an iron-ore mine in Brazil. That's when a river of toxic sludge came bursting forth; a stew of mud and mining waste that cost more than a dozen...

8.78

In Whose Interest?

In Whose Interest?

The United States proudly identifies itself as the major purveyor of peace and democracy across the world. But does this self-promoted image match up to their actual policies and military engagements throughout recent history, and is warfare actually a befitting means to...

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