Culture and Society

HOOKED: Illegal Drugs and How They Got That Way – Cocaine [Video]

Summary There has been a “drug culture” since the dawn of civilization. Sumerian cuneiform tablets from 3000 BC show a…

The Announcement – Magic Johnson [Video]

Summary “It’s impossible not to remember the bombshell Forum press conference that autumn Thursday, and, like the JFK assassination or…

The Ruling Classroom [Video]

Summary Whilst Ron Jones’ The Third Wave has received a lot of attention and been dramatised, George Muldoon’s experiments in…

Propaganda [Video]

Summary On a trip to visit family in Seoul in April, I was approached by a man and a woman…

Black On Black [Video]

Summary Released in 1968, “Black on Black” has been hailed for its pioneering effort to capture the voices and experiences…

The Betrayal by Technology: A Portrait of Jacques Ellul [Video]

Summary Jacques Ellul was a French theologian/sociologist and anarchist. He first became well-known to American readers when his book The…

Malcolm X: Make It Plain (PBS – American Experience) [Video]

Summary Political philosopher and visionary, husband and father, dynamic orator and militant minister. In his lifetime, Malcolm X was many…

Design e2 [Video]

Summary The Green Apple. David Owen, a writer for The New Yorker, discusses the complex issues of sustainability as they…

The Suicide Tourist [Video]

Summary “I am dying. … There is no sense in trying to deny that fact,” 59-year-old Craig Ewert says of…

Marijuana: A Second Class Addiction [Video]

Summary Marijuana: A Second Class Addiction (MASCA) sets out to investigate the popular misconception that marijuana is a non-addictive, non…

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