Tag Archives: documentaries

Maybe successful activism only needs one common goal

Angela Davis, Donald Trump, documentary, film, cinema

The Free Angela and All Political Prisoners documentary released in 2012, recounted the extraordinary events that simultaneously made Angela Davis infamous and heroic. I hadn’t watched it until last week; it reminded me of ordinary people doing extraordinary things. Focussing on the events surrounding the Soledad Brothers case that led to Davis becoming a murder suspect and fugitive on the

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Angela Davis was right when she said “we needed a Donald Trump”

Angela Davis, Donald Trump, documentary, film, cinema

Before Donald Trump bulldozed into the UK last week, everyone knew there would be drama. Waves of protests in support of and against the US president were seen in England and Scotland. Donald Trump was only in the UK for a few days, but his presence led to an estimated 250,000 protesters marching through London, along with the famous inflatable

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