Tagged: democracy

The Streets of Chisinau

The Streets of Chisinau

The first messages came in via twitter, a confrontation between young protesters and police in Moldova. Then, more clicking and a few more messages, live video feeds from Chisinau via Romanian television, reports of 1 young protester dead, 2 cops...

bmtv91 New Jersey Voter Fraud Alert

bmtv91 New Jersey Voter Fraud Alert

Attention all who are concerned with voter fraud and/or New Jerseans: this video involves you. IF you want your vote counted this election, you’re going to have to you absentee ballots. The voting computers they use throughout the state, especially...

bmtv83 Lisbon 1974

bmtv83 Lisbon 1974

The 25 of April is a very special day. As per tradition, here’s a video blog entry paying tribute to 25 de Abril in Portugal.

Manipulation Through Nationalism

Manipulation Through Nationalism

Watching video of last week’s Iowa Caucuses on the Uptake, it left me severely disturbed to watch as people stand in a room and yell at each other about which candidate is best. They scream and shout and hardly anyone...

Update, EU Xenophobes

Update, EU Xenophobes

Well, they lasted a year, and at last the far-right racist and xenophobic block of the European Parliament fell apart last week.  Known by their ironic title “Identity, Tradition and Sovereignty Group”, the block dissolved after the Romanian far-right members were offended by derogatory comments...

bm234 Kasparov and The Other Russia

bm234 Kasparov and The Other Russia

MP3 Audio [12 MB]DownloadShow URL Gary Kasparov is known for being a chess master. Now he is challenging the president of Russia for control of the country, calling it a battle to bring democracy back to the nation.  With the...