Here Comes the Russian Election Story Again

In the latest issuing of the “Russia influenced the 2016 election” narrative, we now have Morgan Freeman lending his talents to the cause of the investigation.  The video, which hit today, has all the features of a propaganda video, and has more than its fare share of dangerous notions underpinning it. Media that does not embrace the belief, and challenges it are being set up to be seen not as dissenters expressing their rights, but as a potential cyber “fifth column” of Russian Election meddling. Still, there’s no evidence.. but that didn’t get in the way of past adventures.  This...
Copwatch Documentary (Trailer)

Copwatch Documentary (Trailer)

Directed by journalist turned filmmaker, Camila Hall, Copwatch follows WeCopwatch, an organization dedicated to filming the police and capturing excessive use of force and police brutality, including members who filmed the deaths of Eric Garner and Freddie Gray. The film turns the camera on those who stood behind the lens and how their lives and those of their family have been impacted as they made the choice to “record and protect.”   Copwatch will be screening at the following locations: New York, NY: September 22, Metrograph Cinema Los Angeles, CA: September 22, Echo Park Film Center Harlem, NY: September 23,...