Autonomy & Authority

Think from the heart: Mexico’s Indigenous Congress

Delegates at the fifth gathering of the CNI in Oventic describe their ideologies, mission and struggles — and the Zapatistas throw a party.

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Borders & Beyond

Scirocco: A Case Against Deportations

Drawing on the story of Ahmed, a Tunisian migrant to Italy, “Scirocco” shows the impact of deportation policies on migrants crossing the Mediterranean.

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Environment & Ecology

Mass Trespass

This short film tells the story of several hundred brave ramblers from Manchester and Sheffield, whose trespass of Kinder Scout in 1932 played a major role in giving people...

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Capitalism & Crisis

The Birdcage

A filmic experiment investigating the relationship between politics and economics, against a backdrop of democratic deficits, capital controls and soft European coups d’état.

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Cities & Communities

Their Land, Our Home

About to be evicted from their homes, the last residents of Santa Filomena reflect on their lives in an informal neighborhood on the outskirts of Lisbon.

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Work & Workers

Radical Labor: Aligning Unions with the Streets

The Colorado chapter of the SEIU labor union is partnering with grassroots community activists, emphasizing the need for a radical labor movement.

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Movement & Mobilization

ANTIFA — The Film

The latest Global Uprisings documentary explores the broader meaning of the anti-fascist movement, taking the viewer to the scenes of street battles from Washington to Berkeley and Charlottesville.

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Borders & Beyond

The Real State of Emergency

Filmmaker Ross Domoney is in Paris ahead of the second round of the French elections, where he follows those who were never offered a choice to begin with.

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Protest & Policing

No More Presidents

The days of action surrounding the inauguration of Donald Trump marked a clear rejection of his administration and the global rise of right-wing populism.

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Borders & Beyond

They Were Promised the Sea

A myth-shattering documentary about women and men whose identity as Arab Jews challenges the very notion of enmity and belonging.

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Films

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Equality & Empowerment

Durga

The Durga Puja, a religious festival, is a joyful event. However, while the goddess is celebrated many Indian women live another reality, much less revered.

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Magazine — Issue 8