HBO with VICE have been producing mini-documentary series on different current issues around the world. The latest Season (4) is out and free to watch. It is very informative and interesting because the series examines a lot of the big problems and dividing issues that we are facing today worldwide. But even though this is … More Depressing but interesting.
Follow this five series short documentary about the emerging player in cocaine production namely Peru. This is an interesting piece on how the war against drugs adapts to seemingly futile tactics adopted by mostly the West in this endless fight. I honestly do not believe that the answer is to try and regulate the production … More Peru the new King of coca production.
Here is an interesting short exclusive on the whole controversial Interrogation program aimed at terrorism and the recently released report. Enjoy.
I recently discovered this great collaboration between Vice and HBO. This is a series of extremely well done and produced short documentaries om some of the major problems we as a human species face. There are also some more random topics. Here is a link to the first episode of the Season. You can easily … More Want an insight into how our World is Changing? Check out this amazing series of short documentaries.
In general and as some of you may notice, many of my posts have relied on Vice related stories. This is because I find most of their productions very interesting. Here is one series I have been follwing on ViceNews. This is their “Vice News Daily: Beyond The Headlines” series. These are short videos on … More Looking for news?
The sad truth is that most countries in the world are currently facing some type of struggle. Be it environmental, economic, geopolitical etc. Kenya is no exception, with a growing inequality between the poor and the rich, environmental degradation, endemic corruption, clan identity struggles, growing refugee camps, increasing criminal and mafia type groups, complicated international … More What is happening in Kenya?
Here is an interesting short Documentary on Trinidad. Although focusing mainly on drugs, corruption and violence it does give one, an idea of how things are in this corner of the world. Around midnight on May 3, Dana Seetahal, a prominent attorney and former senator in Trinidad and Tobago, had just left a casino in … More Whats going on in Trinidad?
Here is a great little documentary about the civil war in S. Sudan. Caution: Not for the feint hearted. Late last year, South Sudan’s president, Salva Kiir, accused his former vice president, Riek Machar, of attempting a coup d’état amid accusations of rampant corruption within the government. Infighting immediately broke out within the presidential guard, sparking what has … More What is Happening in the newest Nation (S.Sudan) in the World?
Throughout my studies within International Relations I have constantly come across what some might call conspiracy theories when it comes to understanding how our world works and what/who runs it. Most of the time I took these theories as a part of an extreme discourse promoted by a small number of radical thinkers. For example … More Conspiracy or not?