Politics - 2

SuperPower

SuperPower

Superpower is a power that has no rivals, which can wield its influence at will, which can impose its own policies, its own agenda, it can go wherever it wants to go, and not worry about the consequences. United States is that superpower......

8.16

Priceless

Priceless

Every morning, every United States senator wakes up and his first thought is... "Today I have to raise $20,000... or at the end of the next elections I will not have a job." This documentary is about the government and citizens who want...

8.30

Legalize Democracy

Legalize Democracy

The most dangerous threat to democracy in the United States of America is the mistaken belief that they actually practice one... because democracy is not a noun, it's a verb. "Demos" means "the people", and "kratia" means "rule", so the word democracy means...

8.36

The Party of No

The Party of No

When Barack Obama entered the White House in 2009, Republicans promised to turn him into another Jimmy Carter - unsuccessful, one-term Democratic President. But in order to make Obama another Carter, they needed another Ronald Reagan, and they soon discovered that Ronald Reagans...

7.57

Hers to Lose

Hers to Lose

Christine Quinn was really reaffirming her belief that she's going to win. She thought it's going to be a winning race; it's going to be something that's going to lift women and lift the LGBT community up. A very long campaign has come...

4.62

Street Politics 101

street-politics-101

In the spring of 2012, a massive student strike in opposition to a tuition hike rocked the streets of the Montréal for over six months. Protests and militant street actions became part of the daily and nightly reality of this Canadian metropolis. Several...

8.47

The Money Lobby

The Money Lobby

They say money is the root of all evil. Well, nowhere is this more true than in US politics. The 2012 US presidential and congressional elections were the most expensive in history, costing six billion dollars. But who paid this money and what...

7.36

Aghet: A Genocide

Aghet: A Genocide

Aghet is a powerful documentary, depicting the annihilation of 1.5 million Armenians from 1915-1923 and the effects of the Turkish government's international campaign of genocide denial. The film highlights the Turkish authorities' current policy of those crimes. Award-winning director Eric Friedler assembles an...

8.29

Anatomy of a Coup

Anatomy of a Coup

The astonishing story of how an American sponsored coup almost led to the collapse of democracy in Venezuela. Featuring exclusive interviews with the key ringleaders and extraordinary archive footage - Chavez in jail arguing with his captors, secret meetings with the plotters and...

7.81

Terminal Democracy

Terminal Democracy

What if people were either so distracted or so disillusioned with the political process that they simply gave up on democracy? Take a journey around the province of British Columbia to discover the current condition of our democracy, talk to the people involved...

7.71

War and Peace

War and Peace

War and Peace looks at the West's double standards towards Iran's peaceful nuclear program. The nuclear program of Iran was launched in the 1950s with the help of the United States as part of the Atoms for Peace program. The participation of the...

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