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FBI Informant Exposes Sting Operation Targeting Innocent Americans in New “(T)ERROR” Documentary

Posted by on April 20, 2015 in Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
FBI Informant Exposes Sting Operation Targeting Innocent Americans in New “(T)ERROR” Documentary

“(T)EFFOR” is an explosive new film that shines a bright light on the FBI’s shadowy use of informants in its counterterrorism sting operations. These undercover operatives are meant to root out would-be terrorists before they attack. Since 9/11, they have been used to prosecute at least 158 people. But critics argue they often target the wrong people, “including those with intellectual and mental disabilities, and the indigent.”

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NYC TV Reporting Grossly Distorts Black Citizen Role in Crime

NYC TV Reporting Grossly Distorts Black Citizen Role in Crime

If news stations are unfairly and inaccurately priming viewers not to expect stories about white crime, it only serves to harden the inaccurate thesis that viewers carry with them in their hearts and minds, in the form of their implicit bias—that Black people are overly responsible for crime and should be treated with special suspicion…When media-makers get the proportions so egregiously wrong, it reinforces a culture in which the benefit of the doubt is not distributed evenly, which creates a hostile society for some and a privileged society for others. Both are harmful for all of us.

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“Mr. President” – Powerful Transformational Message (6-Min. Film Won 3 Awards at the Elevate Film Festival)

Posted by on April 1, 2015 in Entertainment, Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
“Mr. President” – Powerful Transformational Message (6-Min. Film Won 3 Awards at the Elevate Film Festival)

“Mr.President” is a powerful transformational short film based on Neil Donald Walsh’s book “One Little Soul.” It’s about forgiveness and acknowledgment of how each of us contribute in different ways to the collective experience.

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Mr. Spock, Star Trek & Their Lessons for This “Toddler” of the ’60’s

Mr. Spock, Star Trek & Their Lessons for This “Toddler” of the ’60’s

Mr. Spock showed that you could be intellectually precise, creative and a valuable part of a team yet still have meaningful relationships with others. While Mr. Spock’s manifestations of friendship toward the crew were subtle, Leonard Nimoy’s characterization of those moments were so deeply felt that it would change your life. It changed mine and that of my family.

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Can a Good Meal Lead To Peace? New Travel Show Cooks Up Meals In Conflict Zones

Posted by on March 22, 2015 in Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
Can a Good Meal Lead To Peace? New Travel Show Cooks Up Meals In Conflict Zones

Can candid conversation over a good meal mend deep-seated feuds? Maybe not, but it’s a start, and it’s the premise of the new Travel Channel series “Breaking Borders,” which brings dinner table diplomacy to 13 political hot spots around the globe. Journalist Mariana Van Zeller and chef Michael Voltaggio journey to locations notorious for civil war, territorial disputes and ethnic conflicts including Belfast, Beirut, Sarajevo, Kashmir, Rwanda, Sri Lanka and in the March 15 premiere, Israel’s West Bank, where they bring together Israelis and Palestinians.

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Why Interstellar Was Such A Powerful Movie

Posted by on March 1, 2015 in Entertainment, Films & TV, Media & Arts with 1 Comment
Why Interstellar Was Such A Powerful Movie

If you watch the movie from the perspective of all of the characters, as if you are One with each of them… you really get a sense of expansion.. Like all of this constriction of time was a way to demonstrate the physical 3D world and the realms that lie beyond it.

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Russell Brand on “50 Shades”: Is Porn Ruining Our Ability to Have Healthy Sexuality?

Posted by on February 20, 2015 in Films & TV, Internet, Media & Arts with 1 Comment
Russell Brand on “50 Shades”: Is Porn Ruining Our Ability to Have Healthy Sexuality?

Don’t let Russell Brands “casual” attire stop you from taking this video seriously. He makes some great points — like how our society is so obsessed with sexually-related media that even a conservative news source like Fox stopped their “war mongering” long enough to dive into a “50 Shades of Grey”-Inspired poll of people’s willingness to engage in S&M.

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Jupiter Ascending – a Spiritual Metaphor

Posted by on February 17, 2015 in Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
Jupiter Ascending – a Spiritual Metaphor

These spiritual films keep coming thick and fast. No wonder, we’re sailing through extraordinary times; humanity has an extraordinary tale to reveal. No matter that the mainstream keeps selling the lie, the truth is bubbling up in our consciousness and won’t be deterred. Movies and media have evolved the age-old art of storytelling, where parable and metaphor convey truth so exquisitely for those tuned into their feelings. Yes it’s dramatic and fantastical, but so is the human story. “Jupiter Ascending” is another in a long line where you can glean some missing pieces of the jigsaw…

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5 Food Documentaries That Will Make You Think

Posted by on February 16, 2015 in Films & TV, Media & Arts with 1 Comment
5 Food Documentaries That Will Make You Think

These five movies will change the way you eat and live, and completely open your eyes to the state of food in the US.

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CLN RADIO NEW EPISODE! – The Metaphysics of Conspiracy and World Events

CLN RADIO NEW EPISODE! – The Metaphysics of Conspiracy and World Events

Alexis sits down with filmmaker and conspiracy researcher Sean Stone along with 21st Century Wire’s Patrick Henningsen and Dean Ryan to discuss the esoteric underpinnings of world events. Who says discussion about world events, history, and yes even conspiracy can’t be fun. After sitting down with film director, producer and alternative historian Sean Stone along […]

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Deceased Filmmaker’s Documentary Finally Released – Gray State: The Rise

Posted by on January 22, 2015 in Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
Deceased Filmmaker’s Documentary Finally Released – Gray State: The Rise

The direction of the production and release of David Crowley’s anticipated fictional film Gray State – which depicted a bleak America with totalitarian rule, a police state and detainment camps – is unknown. However, a rough cut of the dual production documentary, Gray State: The Rise is available to watch. The 2hr 39m film features significant video bytes as well as interviews from Adam Miller, Col. Douglas McGregor, Adam Kokesh, Luke Rudkowski, Stewart Rhodes, Mark Dice, Alex Jones, Jason Bermas, David Crowley and more.

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Hero Or Killer? ‘American Sniper’ Movie Raises Controversy Over Iraq War

Posted by on January 21, 2015 in Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
Hero Or Killer? ‘American Sniper’ Movie Raises Controversy Over Iraq War

The movie ‘American Sniper’ based on the memoirs of Navy Seal Chris Kyle has grabbed six Oscar nominations and shattered US box-office records. In the process it’s also inflamed debate over US wars. Kyle served in Iraq and was credited with being America’s deadliest sniper. After leaving the army he was shot dead by a fellow veteran he was trying to help. RT’s Marina Portnaya takes a look at the controversy around the film.

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“AIDependence: The Many Ills of the NGO System” – Free Online Screening Begins Jan 12 (For Two Weeks Only)

Posted by on January 11, 2015 in Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
“AIDependence: The Many Ills of the NGO System” – Free Online Screening Begins Jan 12 (For Two Weeks Only)

AIDependence tells the story of the extremely controversial relationship between the people of Haiti and aid organizations, exposing the negative side effects that aid creates such as dependency, corruption as well as the destruction of the economy and solidarity.

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Top 20 Christmas Movies of All Time – Vote for Your Favorites

Posted by on December 20, 2014 in Entertainment, Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
Top 20 Christmas Movies of All Time – Vote for Your Favorites

Are you looking for a great holiday film to watch? One of the best “Top 20” lists can be found at amctv.com. And, the cool part is that you can ‘Vote Up’ or ‘Vote Down’ any of the movies in the list. Here are the Top 10…

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A New Hope: Is This What the Last Three Star Wars Films Were Missing?

Posted by on December 12, 2014 in Entertainment, Films & TV, Media & Arts with 1 Comment
A New Hope: Is This What the Last Three Star Wars Films Were Missing?

Few would argue that the last three films in the Star Wars franchise were missing a little something.
Now for some of you, up until this moment it may have been that those easily forgettable films were missing from your mind altogether, while others may still be struggling to forget them like a bad nightmare.

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