What would you do if your income was taken care of? Just a few years ago, an unconditional basic income was considered to be a utopia. Today, it is more imaginable than ever before – intense discussions are taking place across the world. The film searches for possibilities and experiences of an idea that has even gained the support of Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg.
Posted by Free Lunch Society · June 28, 2018 12:00 PM
Tell us and win a book: what would you do if you had a citizen's basic income? (Oh, and you should watch this film...)
Even elites are starting to see that it will take a radical change to turn the shared disillusionment with the European project into a renewed sense of shared hope and common purpose.
A GOOD AMERICAN is a gripping docu-thriller about a groundbreaking surveillance programme, the brilliant mastermind behind it, and how a perfect alternative to mass surveillance was killed by NSA management for money – three weeks prior to 9/11.
In the confusion of Brexit and facing little opposition, the UK’s new Prime Minister has pushed through a surveillance bill that goes further than any other democratic country. The so-called 'Snooper’s Charter' will soon become law – so what will it mean in practice?
At the UK premiere of A Good American, NSA analyst-turned-whistleblower Bill Binney made a strong case against mass surveillance and for the need to focus.
Not your usual Q&A: Ex-NSA analyst urges the audience at Take One Action film festival to fight ‘totalitarian’ surveillance and praises the power of documentary to expose corruption and wrongdoing. Our write-up of A Good American’s premiere in Edinburgh.
A modern odyssey – a dizzying, science fiction-like journey into the heart of Africa. At the moment when Sudan, the continent’s biggest country, is being divided into two nations, an old ‘civilising’ pathology re-emerges – that of colonialism, clash of empires, and yet new episodes of bloody (and holy) wars over land and resources.
Posted by Elektra Peppa · January 29, 2016 3:37 PM