Are American ‘cancel culture’ exports a threat to France and its way of life?

RT published this video item, entitled “Are American ‘cancel culture’ exports a threat to France and its way of life?” – below is their description. It seems like the French have had enough of cancel culture as the country is stepping up its attack on ‘American values’. A growing number of lawmakers and intellectuals claim … Read more Are American ‘cancel culture’ exports a threat to France and its way of life?

🇨🇦 Has Canada failed its First Nations people? | The Stream

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “🇨🇦 Has Canada failed its First Nations people? | The Stream” – below is their description. In Canada, suicide is the leading cause of death for First Nations youth and adults up to 44 years of age. Shockingly, Indigenous people die by suicide at three times the … Read more 🇨🇦 Has Canada failed its First Nations people? | The Stream

7-Time Formula One Champ Lewis Hamilton Knighted by Queen Elizabeth II

Bloomberg Quicktake: Now published this video item, entitled “7-Time Formula One Champ Lewis Hamilton Knighted by Queen Elizabeth II” – below is their description. Lewis Hamilton is now a “Sir” as well as a seven-time Formula One champion. Hamilton received a knighthood Wednesday (30 DECEMBER 2020) as part of Queen Elizabeth II’s New Year’s honors … Read more 7-Time Formula One Champ Lewis Hamilton Knighted by Queen Elizabeth II

Historical and societal causes for America’s racism problem

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Historical and societal causes for America’s racism problem” – below is their description. For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-12-26/Historical-and-societal-causes-for-America-s-racism-problem-Wxk3FokpCE/index.html One of the historical causes for America’s racism has to do with the notion of Caucasian superiority, which mainly arose following the Age of Enlightenment period in Europe and spread through nationalism, colonialism … Read more Historical and societal causes for America’s racism problem

Activist Akram Salhab on the Palestinian experience of British colonialism

Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “Activist Akram Salhab on the Palestinian experience of British colonialism” – below is their description. Britain’s colonial past has been the centre of intense debate over the past two years, with the Black Lives Matter movement – and the Windrush scandal exposing the terrible treatment of those … Read more Activist Akram Salhab on the Palestinian experience of British colonialism

How Black Panther scaled new heights for big-budget black cinema in Hollywood – BBC

BBC published this video item, entitled “How Black Panther scaled new heights for big-budget black cinema in Hollywood – BBC” – below is their description. Subscribe and 🔔 to OFFICIAL BBC YouTube 👉 https://bit.ly/2IXqEIn Stream original BBC programmes FIRST on BBC iPlayer 👉 https://bbc.in/2J18jYJ An exploration of the work of Ryan Coogler, a record-breaking film … Read more How Black Panther scaled new heights for big-budget black cinema in Hollywood – BBC

Explainer- United Nations and Decolonization: Past to Present

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Explainer- United Nations and Decolonization: Past to Present” – below is their description. Since the United Nations was established in 1945, more than 80 former colonies have gained their independence. Today, the United Nations assists 17 Non-Self-Governing Territories across the globe. The Department of Political and Peacebuilding Affairs … Read more Explainer- United Nations and Decolonization: Past to Present

Int’l Day of Non-Violence (October 2) – António Guterres (UN Secretary-General)

United Nations published this video item, entitled “Int’l Day of Non-Violence (October 2) – António Guterres (UN Secretary-General)” – below is their description. In marking the birthday of Mahatma Gandhi, this International Day highlights the remarkable power of non-violence and peaceful protest. It also a timely reminder to strive to uphold values that Gandhi lived … Read more Int’l Day of Non-Violence (October 2) – António Guterres (UN Secretary-General)

Donald Trump decries ‘crusade against US history’ as he signs ‘patriotic education’ plan

Guardian News published this video item, entitled “Donald Trump decries ‘crusade against US history’ as he signs ‘patriotic education’ plan” – below is their description. Donald Trump railed against what he called a ‘leftwing revolution’ in schools and universities teaching about slavery and colonialism, as he signed an executive order to promote ‘patriotic education’ in … Read more Donald Trump decries ‘crusade against US history’ as he signs ‘patriotic education’ plan

A symbol of ‘extermination’: Indigenous Colombians tear down conquistador statue

FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “A symbol of ‘extermination’: Indigenous Colombians tear down conquistador statue” – below is their description. Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YouTubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 https://f24.my/YTliveEN … A statue of a Spanish conquistador overlooking the Colombian city of Popayán has been … Read more A symbol of ‘extermination’: Indigenous Colombians tear down conquistador statue

Renewed colonialism? | France accused of interference in Lebanon’s internal affairs

The French president Emmanuel Macron payed another official visit to Lebanon, his second in just under a month. But Macron’s attempts to push for reforms in Lebanon have been met with criticism and accusations of interference. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK … Read more Renewed colonialism? | France accused of interference in Lebanon’s internal affairs

Can POC be racist? Colorism and the ‘model minority’ myth explained

It can be a huge challenge to explain Black Lives Matter to non-black families of color, especially for immigrant and refugee families who haven’t grown up within the context of America’s anti-Black racism. In this episode, we tackle colorism, the “model minority” myth and how non-Black people of color can be racist and face racism … Read more Can POC be racist? Colorism and the ‘model minority’ myth explained

Is the Song ‘Rule Britannia!’ Racist? | Good Morning Britain

British anthems Rule, Britannia and Land of Hope and Glory could be axed from the BBC Proms amid the Black Lives Matter movement, an insider has claimed. The broadcaster is considering dropping the patriotic songs from the Last Night concert due to fears of criticism because of their apparent links to colonialism and slavery. Subscribe … Read more Is the Song ‘Rule Britannia!’ Racist? | Good Morning Britain

Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture: Tackling the Inequality Pandemic: A New Social Contract for a New Era

The COVID-19 pandemic has demonstrated the enormous fragility of our world and laid bare the risks and dangers we have ignored for decades: inadequate health systems; gaps in social protection; structural inequalities; systems built on accumulation with no respect for planetary limits or future generations. On Nelson Mandela International Day, 18 July, UN Secretary-General António … Read more Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture: Tackling the Inequality Pandemic: A New Social Contract for a New Era