Videos category

  • How To Rock Your Community: Participatory Budgeting

    Dec 01, 2014

    Real Money, Real Power: Participatory Budgeting 2014 from PBP on Vimeo.  Participatory Budgeting (PB) is a democratic process in which community members directly decide how to spend part of a public...

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  • Thomas Frank on Why ‘the problem with the US is plutocracy’

    Nov 21, 2014

    “We have this tiny percentage of the population that collects all the gains of the economy, and these people now have enormous power over our politics as well,” says Thomas Frank, the acclaimed U...

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  • Can You Say Hero?

    Nov 19, 2014

    In 1969, Fred Rogers appeared before the United States Senate Subcommittee on Communications. His goal was to support funding for PBS and the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, in response to signi...

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  • Women, War & Peace

    Nov 18, 2014

    Though rates have dropped in recent years, Colombia was once know as the kidnapping capital of the world. The practice — perpetrated mostly guerilla and paramilitary groups, often because they need...

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  • Compassion: The Best Idea Humanity Has Ever Had

    Oct 31, 2014

    The Charter for Compassion is a document that transcends religious, ideological, and national differences. Supported by leading thinkers from many traditions, the Charter activates the Golden Rule ar...

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  • 300 Years of FOSSIL FUELS in 300 Seconds

    Oct 31, 2014

    Now that we’re reaching the end of cheap and abundant oil and coal supplies, we’re in for an exciting ride. While there’s a real risk that we’ll fall off a cliff, there’...

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  • Looking To Build Strong Local Communities? Here’s One Way!

    Oct 27, 2014

    The Cleveland Model: How the Evergreen Cooperatives are Building Community Wealth from Democracy Collaborative on Vimeo.

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  • Video: How Cities Can Take Control of Their Water

    Oct 26, 2014

    This video explores water ‘remunicipalisation’ in Buenos Aires and Paris, looking at the challenges and benefits of reclaiming public water. It calls on citizens worldwide to mobilize aro...

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  • Video: Susan George on Class Warfare

    Oct 25, 2014

    If you have ever wondered what it’s like to be in the shoes – and the minds – of the guardians of the today’s system, Susan George can give you the key. “How to win the Class War”...

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