Tag: donald trump

Down the fake news rabbit hole
(Our New President)

A new documentary examines the Trump campaign and the breadth of the influence of «fake news» exclusively through the eyes of Russian media sources.

Betrayal and revolt
(Fahrenheit 11/9)

Michael Moore’s new documentary Fahrenheit 11/9 portrays the gloom of America under Trump and announces the coming insurrection

Lauren Greenfield re-examines the all-American pursuit of Benjamins and bling
(Generation Wealth)

With self-proclaimed financial genius Donald Trump being the most significant politician in the world and the global economy continuing to affect everything from Brexit to far-right populist regimes in Eastern Europe to the rise of the nouveau riche in China, Lauren Greenfield’s documentary Generation Wealth couldn’t have been made at a more appropriate time.

Kids of Neoliberalism
(Millennials and the moments that made Us)

How «Generation Y» got fooled by the neoliberal promise.

Alt-right and the politics of transgression
(Kill All Normies)

Angela Nagle bemoans the alt-right and explains what has made it a success story.

Left-wing America is on the wrong track
(The Once and Future Liberal)

«American identity politicians have no strategy, and do not want one. All they want is to express themselves and progressively radicalise.»

In power for eight years
(We Were Eight Years in Power)

Barack Obama’s eight years as America’s first black president indirectly paved the way for the country’s «first white president», according to one of America’s most influential African-American writers.

More guns?

At one point in my life I considered buying a handgun.

The many ways to power
(The Lust for Power/ The Candidate)

The Jihlava Doc Festival of 2017 was focussed on political film. Several films took on the theme of state leaders and the election processes that led to their victory.

Auxiliary Verbs, the World and the Weather
(Guardians of the Earth)

The UN climate summits show a world where the nuances between should, must and will, can prove decisive for the outcome of negotiations.