Arts

Fantastic Didactic Weekend Flick Pick (April 13-15, 2018): ‘Putin’ [PART 2] (2018) [Director: Andrei Kondrashev] – “Documentary Sure to Change Everything You Thought You Knew About Russia’s President” (VIDEO)

This is Part 2 of the groundbreaking new 4-hour documentary that aired on Russian television by Andrei Kondrashev, with English subtitles. Click here to watch Part…

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Fantastic Didactic Flick Pick of the Week (March 24-30, 2018): ‘Putin’ (2018) [Director: Andrei Kondrashev] – Groundbreaking New Documentary Reveals A Different Side of Russian Leader (VIDEO)

A groundbreaking new film by Andrei Kondrashev, ‘Putin’ dives into depth about the man who we all hear so much about, but who we know so little…


Fantastic Didactic Weekend Flick Pick (June 9-11, 2017): Greg Palast’s ‘The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: A Tale of Billionaires and Ballot Bandits’ (2016 Documentary) (VIDEO)

In this 2016 documentary centered around the 2016 presidential election, investigative reporter Greg Palast and his gumshoe side-kick Badpenny are on a mission to get their hands on the data, analyze it and go find some of these 7.2 million Americans tagged “suspects” and “potential duplicate voters” by Kris Kobach’s Interstate Crosscheck program.


Fantastic Didactic Weekend Flick Pick (May 26-28, 2017): Four Horsemen (2012) [director: Ross Ashcroft] (VIDEO)

‘Four Horsemen’ is an award-winning, critically acclaimed British documentary feature film directed by Ross Ashcroft, released in the UK on March 14, 2012. The film criticizes the system of fractional reserve banking, debt-based economy and political lobbying by “too big to fail” banks, which it regards as a serious threat not only to liberal, Western-style democracy, but to the entire Western civilization itself.


Bernie Sanders Has A New TV Show! (…And The Media Didn’t Tell Anyone About It) [VIDEO]

With little fanfare or publicity, Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) has launched his own Facebook Live TV show, simply called “The Bernie Sanders Show,” continuing the messaging of his groundbreaking 2016 presidential campaign and expanding his ever-growing support base.




Past Masterpiece of the Week [+Bonus Record!!] (Mar 1-11, 2017): The Mummies – Shitsville 7″ (1990) + Never Been Caught (1992)

The Mummies were an American garage punk band from San Bruno, CA. Formed in late 1988, they exhibited a defiantly raw and lo-fi sound, dubbed “budget rock.” The Mummies, with their unique sound coupled with their rebellious attitude and distinctive performance costumes, established themselves as a major influence on garage punk and garage rock revival acts later in the decade, as well as in the 1990s.



Past Masterpiece of the Week (December 11-17, 2016): The Dukes of Stratosphear – Chips from the Chocolate Fireball: An Anthology

The Dukes of Stratosphear were an English rock band formed in 1984 by the pseudonymous “Sir John Johns” (Andy Partridge), “The Red Curtain” (Colin Moulding), “Lord Cornelius Plum” (Dave Gregory), and “E.I.E.I. Owen” (Ian Gregory). The Dukes were actually a side project of XTC (though many believed the mysterious band to be an actual psychedelic pop band from the 60’s), releasing records concurrently with their continued musical activities.


Numerous Journalists and Filmmakers Arrested & Jailed at Standing Rock; Acclaimed Filmmaker Deia Schlosberg Faces 45 Years in Prison For Committing Crime of Journalism (VIDEO)

A disturbing trend has been occurring in recent months on the ground at Standing Rock Reservation in North Dakota: Journalists are being assaulted, arrested, jailed, and threatened with excessive criminal charges for the unspeakable crime of attempting journalism.