1. Paul Cartledge on Democracy


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    Professor Paul Cartledge, first speaker at The New Citizenship Project's '21st Century People Power' event, questions whether our modern democratic structures really reflect those of ancient Athens.

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    • Philipstown Town Board Meeting May 1, 2014 (unedited video)


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      Unedited video of Philipstown Town Board Meeting. made available by the Town of Philipstown. HD quality.

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      • Words In Motion - Democracy


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        The final outcome of a long project called 'Words in Motion'. The poem is the first verse of 'Democracy' by Leonard Cohen.

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        • Fools on the Hill Trailer


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          Washington is the so called bastion of world democracy, yet as this documentary testifies, there is one major flaw to the system. NO ONE reads the bills. In this modern day David vs. Goliath, filmmaker Jed Rigney follows Jerrol LeBaron as he sets out on a journey to make our politicians do the jobs they were hired to do. Faced with out-of-touch politicians and a broken political process, can one man really make a difference?

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          • İmre Azem İstanbul’da 1 Mayıs’ı Dİken için görüntüledi


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            Beşiktaş Çarşı’nın dar sokaklarında ve Barbaros Bulvarı’nda polis eylemcilere geçit vermedi; yasağa rağmen Taksim’e çıkabilen birkaç eylemciyse yaka paça gözaltına alındı.

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            • A Day with Assange


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              ABC 24 talks to John Keane, Professor of politics at the University of Sydney and director of IDHR (Institute for Democracy and Human Rights) about Julian Assange's bid for Senate. Professor Keane spent a day with Julian Assange at the Ecuadorian embassy in London. 3 April 2013

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              • Education Matters, a lecture by His Holiness Dalai Lama


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                Wrapped in his customary red robes, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama spoke with great humour about the purpose of education in creating meaningful lives to a group of nearly 800 students at the Seymour Centre on Thursday, 13th June.

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                • Why I Wrote The Life And Death Of Democracy


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                  In this short video Professor John Keane talks about his recently published book The Life and Death of Democracy, the first full scale history of democracy in well over a century. Video Production Team: Giovanni Navarria, Teo Cruz, Ivan Ortega Erazo

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                  • Egyptian Protests Force PM Removal


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                    Kahled Fahmy: We're not afraid of the Muslim Brotherhood, we are afraid of the resurrection of the old regime.

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                    • CHAT in the Stax: American Labor Unions


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                      Temple Professor of Political Science Joe Schwartz lays out the history of labor unions and their necessity in organizing democracy in the workplace, where the system reflects that of a hierarchy. Following Schwartz is Rosalind Jones Johnson from the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers, who expounds upon why it is paramount that union exists in the Philadelphia School District and how they are integral to the future of the students.

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