I look at why the suburbs are so terrible for people and the planet. Specifically, I look at the racist history of the suburbs in the United States in order to understand how the suburbs came about. The suburbs have a dark history of white supremacy and settler colonialism that suburbanites still wrestle with today. Suburban design, a result of white flight and fear of the perceived ills of the city, locked in a way of living and a way of moving about the landscape that is incompatible with the environment. The suburban lifestyle is not sustainable, both in terms of our well-being and our planet.
Civil Disobedience success stories from around the world. The successes in Seattle, and in Germany are particularly relevant to western viewers. From 2017. By @DisobedienceMov. Via @Mashable. More at watchdisobedience.com.
This history of blackrock, and the software which enabled it to quickly become the world's largest asset company. They have now become part of the federal reserve, a fourth branch of government. They are also deeply in bed with the Chinese government. By @PulseGains.
First he documents Democrats funding far right candidates, then he explains why they do it, and how the process is organically increasing fascism in the US. Beautiful graphics, a crystal clear analysis and a most important topic. Only 16 minutes. By @_SecondThought. Via @FaithSlayer202.