Europe

A Two-Minute European Roadtrip: Awesome Must-See Video!

This video by TopDeck travel is one of the best travel shorts we´ve ever seen! If you´ve ever wanted to travel around Europe but don´t have the time or money, watch this instead. In just 2 minutes 13 seconds, producer Piotr Wancerz takes us on a stunning journey through eight countries: Poland, the Czech Republic, […]

First they came for the Roma: is history repeating itself for the forgotten victims of the Holocaust?

First they came for the Roma: is history repeating itself for the forgotten victims of the Holocaust?

By: Sophie McAdam, True Activist. ´Gypsy scum. Thieving tinkers. Workshy beggars. Child stealers´. A worrying program of ethnic cleansing is being carried out by governments across Europe. But while six centuries of negative stereotyping persists, who will defend Roma from further persecution? Something nasty is happening across the pond. In what looks increasingly like a […]

Southampton City Council votes against water fluoridation

Southampton City Council votes against water fluoridation

Plans to add fluoride to drinking water in Southampton, Hampshire, England, have been voted against by the city council, but may go ahead anyway. The council’s vote follows heavy lobbying by ‘Hampshire Against Fluoridation’ including a petition signed by 6,000 people. The decision as to whether to fluoridate water in Southampton is up to the […]

Perfect Storm: The England Riots

This mini-documentary film looks at the initial causes and wider context surrounding the recent England riots. Politicians refuse to acknowledge their role in creating a deeply unfair and failing society, a perfect storm of police brutality, city poverty and austerity measures, that will only get worse unless the root problem is addressed.