Michigan: Emails Show Gov. Snyder Aides Warned About Flint Water 1 Year Before It Was Switched Back

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In the latest on the water crisis in Flint, Michigan, newly released emails show top aides of Michigan Governor Rick Snyder advocated changing the city’s water back to the Detroit system just months after it was switched to the corrosive Flint River.

Online TV Program March 2016: Ray McGovern, Heiner Flassbeck & Antonis Schwarz

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acTVism Online TV Program March 2016

VIDEO: Noam Chomsky on Corporate Media and Activism

Noam Chomsky on Corporate Media and Activism
Noam Chomsky on Corporate Media and Activism. Prof. Noam Chomsky talks about the corporate media, their institutional role and which interests they serve in society.

Report: Anti-Security Conference Demonstration in Munich 2016 #AntiSIKO

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On the 13th of February, 2016, protests ( #AntiSIKO) against the 52nd Security Conference in Munich were organized by grassroots organizations and activists under the slogan

PICTURES: Interview with Yanis ‪Varoufakis‬

Interview mit Yanis ‪Varoufakis‬
acTVism interviewed Yanis Varoufakis on the 12th of January, 2016 at the Muffatwerk in Munich on a host of issues that are rarely, if at all, discussed in the Western Corporate Media. This interview will be available in German, English and possibly in Greek as well. PICTURES: Interview with Yanis ‪Varoufakis Please support us in […]

Wikileaks: Corporate Media & Academia

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Wikileaks: Corporate Media & Academia Did you know? 1. From the 2,325,961 diplomatic cables and other US state department records that totals to some two billion words that Wikileaks released, the New York Times has only managed to selectively publish an estimated 100 cables. 2. The International Studies Association (ISA), which has over 6500 members […]

Glenn Greenwald: Germany’s Reaction to Edward Snowden’s NSA Revelations & the History of Surveillance

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In this video acTVism Munich asks Glenn Greenwald at a press conference in Munich about German governments reactions towards Edward Snowden’s revelations and whether its actions were meaningful. Greenwald also provides his opinion about previous programs that were implemented after World War II which were targeted at the civilian population of the US that include […]

Glenn Greenwald: The Internet, Democracy, New Media Revolution & Citizen Journalism

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In this video Glenn Greenwald analyzes the Internet’s potential. He considers it as as an “incredibly valuable tool” for democratic participation & liberalization but also surfaces the dangers that it can pose if it falls into the hands of unaccountable & concentrated power. According to Greenwald there’s a “battle that is being waged” between the […]

Greenwald: Social Media, Edward Snowden, Activism & Journalism and Solutions

Greenwald: Social Media, Edward Snowden, Activism & Journalism and Solutions Glenn Greenwald is an American lawyer, journalist and author.  In June 2013 Greenwald became widely known after The Guardian published the first of a series of reports detailing United States and British global surveillance programs, based on classified documents disclosed by Edward Snowden. The series […]