Politics - 8

The Prime Minister and the Press

The Prime Minister and the Press

The Prime Minister and the Press focuses on Italian media mogul and politician Silvio Berlusconi, examining the influence of his power across industries, and how his time as Prime Minister impacted the integrity of Italy's public broadcasting. First coming to political power in...

5.75

Suspect Nation

Suspect Nation

Britain has undergone a huge change in the last few years. Since 9/11, the state has developed a very different view of its' citizens. New surveillance technologies are penetrating every aspect of our lives and we don't even know it. Across the country, millions of cameras are watching us. The...

8.67

The United Nations Deception

The United Nations Deception

Former CBS anchor man Walter Cronkite was among the recipients of the WFA award. Cronkite - ‘today we must develop federal structures on a global level. To deal with world problems we need a system of enforceable world law.. a democratic federal world government. Learn how top United Nations...

5.29

Stealing Your Freedom

Stealing Your Freedom

The threat of terrorism is a global concern, and many countries have enacted laws to combat it. Stealing Your Freedom focuses on counter-terrorism efforts in Britain, and how laws enacted in the interest of national security are instead impeding civil liberties. Political commentator...

7.25

Taxi to the Dark Side

Taxi to the Dark Side

Taxi to the Dark Side is a gripping investigation into the reckless abuse of power by the Bush Administration. A documentary murder mystery that examines the death of an Afghan taxi driver at Bagram Air Base, the film exposes a worldwide policy of detention and interrogation that condones...

8.08

The Truth Game

The Truth Game

John Pilger's penetrating documentary which looks at world-wide propaganda surrounding the nuclear arms race. When the two American atomic bombs were dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki in 1945, they were code-named Fat Man and Little Boy, and President Truman announced after the event:...

8.71

The Power of Nightmares

The Power of Nightmares

The Power of Nightmares, subtitled The Rise of the Politics of Fear, is a BBC documentary film series, written and produced by Adam Curtis. The series consists of three one-hour films, consisting mostly of a montage of archive footage with Curtis's narration, which were first broadcast in the...

8.15

The Miami Model

The Miami Model

The Miami model is a term used by political activists to describe the tactics employed by law enforcement agencies during demonstrations relating to the negotiations for the Free Trade Area of the Americas (FTAA) trade agreement. The meeting related protests took place in Miami, Florida in...

7.50

No Volverán: The Venezuelan Revolution Now

No Volverán - The Venezuelan Revolution Now

Behind the bold policies of Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez is a revolutionary mass movement that is saying NO to capitalism, and attempting to change the course of Latin American history. Journey deep into the barrios, out to the factories and into the heart of the revolution to find out...

7.90

The End of America

The End of America

From award-winning filmmakers Annie Sundberg and Ricki Stern (The Devil Came on Horseback and The Trials of Darryl Hunt) comes this provocative and expertly crafted film, THE END OF AMERICA, based on The New York Times best seller by the same name. In a stunning indictment of sweeping policy...

6.13

Undercover in Tibet

Dispatches: Undercover in Tibet

As Tibetan protesters take to the streets in the biggest and most bloody challenge to Chinese rule in nearly 20 years, Dispatches reports on the hidden reality of life under Chinese occupation after spending three months undercover, deep inside the region. Dozens are feared dead after the...

7.62