Archive for the 'World' Category

They built an alternative community – Docu – 2014

• May, 2018

How would people organize an alternative community if they could start all over again? Shortly before the municipal elections, VPRO backlight, inspired by the reality TV program Utopia, together with the brand new professor of community development Justus Uitermark looks into how people would organize their own alternative community if they could start again. Original title: Youtopia (VPRO backlight) Vpro backlight goes to three local alternative communities in which people who are not able to handle the existing political system try to turn towards a

How the rich get richer – money in the world economy

• April, 2018

Exploding real estate prices, zero interest rate and a rising stock market – the rich are getting richer. What danger lies in wait for average citizens? For years, the world’s central banks have been pursuing a policy of cheap money. The first and foremost is the ECB (European Central Bank), which buys bad stocks and bonds to save banks, tries to fuel economic growth and props up states that are in debt. But what relieves state budgets to the tune of hundreds of billions annoys

Making the future

• December, 2017

Making the future – VPRO documentary – backlight 2014 Decreasing costs of materials and tools, and the availability of all kinds of information mean everyone can become a maker, developer or entrepreneur. Is this the start of a new industrial revolution? Rapid technological developments have not only made knowledge available to everyone, but the tools to invent and produce are now at our fingertips too. A new generation of inventors and makers that have taken matters into their own hands and are innovating and producing

#FreeTUP3 #FreeManuMoreau

• May, 2017

'hoe een moeder, een comedian en plantenverzorger plots zware criminelen werden' https://t.co/3QjQBxawr3 @knack #freetup3 #freemanumoreau — .::Psyched Blog::. (@PsychedbE) May 13, 2017

Preempting Dissent

• June, 2016

Aint no sunshine when she’s gone

• February, 2016

Ain't no sunshine when she's gone https://t.co/ujobUatBd1#AintNoSunshine #NeverForget #MissYou #RIP — .::Psyched Blog::. (@PsychedbE) February 21, 2016

Money for free

• July, 2015

Michael Bohmeyer, a young German, has started a crowdfunding campaign for an unconditional basic income. With every 12,000 euros raised, one person gets an income of 1000 euros per month for a year. So far, eight people have been receiving this basic income. There are no obligations other than to submit themselves to research into how this effects their lives. In New York, Michael meets venture investor Albert Wenger who has been thinking about basic income for years. With his company he invested in many

Power to the People

• July, 2015

BILDERBERG’$ CLUB

• March, 2015

BILDERBERG’$ CLUB from QUERALT ANTÚ on Vimeo. BILDERBERG’$ CLUB (original title) 95 min. Language: English & Català. Subtitles: English THE DOCUMENTARY / / Synopsis The truth does not exist. There is only the manipulation of reality. And you are the best example. Have you heard of the Bilderberg club? Do you know who integrates and what are its objectives? I should know because they already control everything… or so you claim. OBJECTIVE Someone once said “The truth shall set you free” and since then, an