The first and last rule of capitalism is this: Make More Capital. And it’s killing us. But we can build better systems. There are plenty of options. We can change the rules.
“Sustainable Development Goals: Improve Life All Around The Globe” is a hip hop music video that was produced by Flocabulary in partnership with the Education Outreach Section of the Outreach Division of the United Nations Department of Public Information. It aims to teach young people throughout the world about the importance of the Sustainable Development […]
The Story of Electronics, releasing Tuesday, NOVEMBER 9, employs the Story of Stuff style to explore the high-tech revolution’s collateral damage—25 million tons of e-waste and counting, poisoned workers and a public left holding the bill. Host Annie Leonard takes viewers from the mines and factories where our gadgets begin to the horrific backyard recycling […]
BP ad with the truth revealed.
http://www.positivemoney.org.uk The Proof that Banks Create Money: http://www.positivemoney.org.uk/how-banks-create-money/proof-that-banks-create-money/ Banks make so much money because they can create money, effectively out of nothing, by lending. Every single pound in your bank account was created by a bank, not by your government. ———————– SUBSCRIBE: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=PositiveMoneyUK Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/PositiveMoney Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/PositiveMoneyUK Follow us […]
http://www.ditt2062.no Klimakrisen forklart på 2 minutter http://goo.gl/DJHD6 Hvor er vi på vei? Og hva kan vi gjøre med det? Filmkonkurransen Ditt 2062 vil din filmide. Er du mellom 15 og 23, går du inn http://www.ditt2062.no og sender inn ditt bidrag!
http://storyofcosmetics.org The Story of Cosmetics, released on July 21st, 2010, examines the pervasive use of toxic chemicals in our everyday personal care products, from lipstick to baby shampoo. Produced with Free Range Studios and hosted by Annie Leonard, the seven-minute film by The Story of Stuff Project reveals the implications for consumer and worker health […]
More at http://www.newdream.org Video by the Center for a New American Dream This fun animation provides a vision of what a post-consumer society could look like, with people working fewer hours and pursuing re-skilling, homesteading, and small-scale enterprises that can help reduce the overall size and impact of the consumer economy. Narrated by economist and […]
How we see the world determines how we act. Western thought sees us at war with each other over resources. Indigenous philosophy, we are all related as individuals in balance with nature. Watch ENOUGHNESS: Resorting Balance to the Economy and learn more at www.FirstPeoples.org. Share on Facebook and Twitter using #ENOUGHNESS.
http://storyofchange.org — Can shopping save the world? The Story of Change urges viewers to put down their credit cards and start exercising their citizen muscles to build a more sustainable, just and fulfilling world. Help us caption & translate this video! http://amara.org/v/wsI/
Join the conversation: #WakeUpCall. Find out more at http://www.gaiafoundation.org/wakeupcall/ Have you ever felt like we’re living through a nightmare of consumption? That you wish you could un-hook yourself and reconnect with a life that is somehow more real and vivid? Then perhaps you’re ready to heed Earth’s Wake Up Call. Today we live in a […]
In this animation, Jeroen Timmers shortly portrays the challenges we face in our 21st Century Society and explains the philosophy behind Giving is All we Have. NEW Subtitles available: Dutch, English, German, Spanish, Russian, Ukranian, Norwegian, Greek and yes, even Chinese! More to follow. Illustration & Animation: Raquel Ramirez, www.raquelramirez.es Audio & Sound Effects: Leo […]
http://bit.ly/storyofbroke — The United States isn’t broke; we’re the richest country on the planet and a country in which the richest among us are doing exceptionally well. But the truth is, our economy is broken, producing more pollution, greenhouse gasses and garbage than any other country. In these and so many other ways, it just […]
Infographics on the distribution of wealth in America, highlighting both the inequality and the difference between our perception of inequality and the actual numbers. The reality is often not what we think it is. References: It’s the Inequality, Stupid Wealth Inequality http://money.cnn.com/2012/04/19/news/economy/ceo-pay/index.htm
For more info go to www.therules.org Production Company: Grain Media (grainmedia.co.uk); Motion Graphics Artist: Nick Pittom (nickpittom.com); Music: Sup Doodle and Apple Juice Kid (AppleJuiceKid.com); References: http://www.therules.org/inequality-video-fact-sheet; Accompanying article in Al Jazeera: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/2013/04/201349124135226392.html
http://storyofbottledwater.org The Story of Bottled Water, released on March 22, 2010 (World Water Day) employs the Story of Stuff style to tell the story of manufactured demand—how you get Americans to buy more than half a billion bottles of water every week when it already flows from the tap. Over five minutes, the film explores […]
‘Coalition of the Willing’ is a collaborative animated film and web-based event about an online war against global warming in a ‘post Copenhagen’ world. ‘Coalition of the Willing’ has been Directed and produced by Knife Party, written by Tim Rayner and crafted by a network of 24 artists from around the world using varied and […]
Greenpeace Norge´s animasjon om løsningene på klimakrisen.
This is a re-publishing of a nice little animated movie, explaining what PEAK OIL is. But I have taken the liberty to supply it with Norwegian subtitles, which I hope can be useful for a Scandinavian audience. You find the original with notes here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gHKp5vF_VoE&feature=related
If the population of the world was only 100 people, what would society look like? Produced and Written by Gabriel Reilich ; Animation by Jake Infusino http://jakemotion.com Data Sources: https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/ & http://www.100people.org/ & Gender: https://www.cia.gov/library/publicati… Geography: http://www.census.gov/popclock/ + Africa: http://worldpopulationreview.com/cont… Asia: http://worldpopulationreview.com/cont… America: (North and South) http://worldpopulationreview.com/cont… Europe: http://worldpopulationreview.com/cont… Oceania (not included): http://worldpopulationreview.com/cont… Age: https://www.cia.gov/library/publicati… […]
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