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  1. Video: War on dissent

    30 Octubre 2018
    Multi-media

    A short film by Netpol, made with support from the Transnational Institute and filmmaker Jason Parkinson, on the shrinking space for protest in the UK.

  2. Expanding the Fortress - the hidden story, the human costs

    16 Mayo 2018
    Multi-media

    Where would you mark Europe's border? Would it include Bangladesh? This video introduces the EU's policy of border externalisation and why it should concern all those who care about democracy, human rights and development.

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    Interview: Blaming the messenger

    Frank Barat
    18 Octubre 2017
    Multi-media

    Pia Eberhardt describes how corporate lobbies and think tanks have gone on what appears to be a concerted attack against NGOs and other groups opposing new free trade and investment deals,  and Corporate Europe Observatory's report Blaming the Messenger

  4. The Military, Corporations & Climate Change

    Nick Buxton
    01 Mayo 2017
    Multi-media

    With the Trump administration denying climate change and de-fanging the EPA, what is the US military thinking - and planning to do? Can their power and influence help the climate movement succeed? Who will be protected, who will be neglected, who will suffer, and who will pay, if the military get their way? What about the intelligence agencies? What are the consequences of viewing climate change through the lens of national security? Is there a better way?

  5. Rethinking shrinking space

    09 Diciembre 2016
    Multi-media

    Concern that civil society's space for action is shrinking has caused widespread concern, but whose space is really shrinking and what do we do about it? TNI hosted a workshop in Berlin in October 2016 with a variety of critical voices from academia, social movements, community-based groups and activists to hear their perspectives.

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    Climate change, militarism and war

    Lyda Fernanda Forero, Nick Buxton
    20 Octubre 2016
    Multi-media

    How is climate change both caused by militarism and likely to fuel wars and further militarism? And who will suffer the consequences? This short video documentary, featuring interviews with prominent activists gathered at the UN Climate talks in Paris in 2015 discusses the connections.

  7. Corporations and the Military Prepare for Climate Change, But Who's Left Out?

    Nick Buxton
    17 Mayo 2016
    Multi-media

    Annie Esposito of Alliance for Democracy and KZYX&Z-FM radio interviews Nick Buxton of TNI, co-editor of The Secure and the Dispossessed: How the Military and Corporations are Seeking to Reshape a Climate-Changed World. Adaptation to the climate crisis is desperately needed, but are the powerful opting for militarized responses that provide security for the few, instead of protecting the rights of the many?

  8. Leaders Sidestep Pentagon's Carbon Emissions at COP21

    14 Diciembre 2015
    Multi-media

    With some 800 bases around the globe, it is no surprise that the U.S. military is the world's biggest consumer of petroleum. What is perhaps more surprising is that this so-called carbon bootprint has been completely exempted from international climate agreements, including the one currently being finalized at COP21 Paris Climate Change Conference. 

  9. Soundcloud: The Secure & the Dispossessed: How the Military and Corporations are shaping a Climate-CHanged World

    Nick Buxton, Ben Hayes
    10 Diciembre 2015
    Multi-media

    What if government and corporate elites have given up on stopping climate change and prefer to try to manage its consequences instead? In the weeks running up to the major UN Climate Change Conference in Paris (COP21), this event examined issues raised by a new book, 'The Secure and the Dispossessed: How the Military and Corporations are Shaping a Climate-Changed World'

  10. Convergence assembly: trade, investment, climate change and corporate power

    09 Diciembre 2015
    Multi-media

    John Hilary, Diana Aguiar and Brid Brennan discuss how we need to move beyond reformist politics in a convergence of citizens, organised citizens, organisations social movements, trade unionists, peasants, women organisations, and indigenous peoples to reclaim sovereignty over the resources of the planet. 

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    What options are there to respond to ISIS?

    Phyllis Bennis
    30 Septiembre 2015
    Multi-media

    The brutality of ISIS has led many to argue that only military action can stop them. Phyllis Bennis, fellow of Transnational Institute and a long-term observer and analyst of US foreign policy in the Middle East, argues that US occupation and military action was the principal cause of ISIS rise and therefore cannot be the solution. She outlines alternative options for constraining the advance of ISIS and bringing peace back to the troubled countries of Iraq and Syria. See also Phyllis' primer, Understanding ISIS and the new global war on terror

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    The Guardian Reveals the West Ignored Russian Offer to Have Assad Step Aside in 2012

    Phyllis Bennis
    15 Septiembre 2015
    Multi-media

    Policy analyst Phyllis Bennis says the United States has a moral responsibility to address the Syrian refugee crisis after the UK Guardian reveals Russia offered to help depose Assad three years ago.

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    Defying U.S. & Israel

    Phyllis Bennis, Ali Abunimah
    05 Enero 2015
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    Phyllis Bennis and Ali Abunimah about the move opposed by the United States and Israel, Palestinian leaders have submitted a request to join the International Criminal Court and sign over a dozen other international treaties.

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    Palestinian statehood: a lost cause?

    Phyllis Bennis, Daniel Levy Nadim Shehadi
    01 Enero 2015
    Multi-media

    Why deals done at the United Nations Security Council undermined efforts to end Israeli occupation.

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    Phyllis Bennis, Hafed Al-Ghwell, Richard Bailey discuss deteriorating security in Libya

    06 Noviembre 2014
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    The United Nations says the next few months will be critical for Libya’s future. Five Western Nations have condemned the violence in Libya but can diplomacy alone work? The Heat speaks to a panel of experts to find out.

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    Phyllis Bennis, Hafed Al-Ghwell, Richard Bailey debate situation in Libya

    06 Noviembre 2014
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    The United Nations says the next few months will be critical for Libya’s future. Five Western Nations have condemned the violence in Libya but can diplomacy alone work? The Heat speaks to a panel of experts to find out.

  17. ‘Counterterrorism’ used to crackdown on civil society

    Ben Hayes
    27 Agosto 2014
    Multi-media

    International counterterrorism guidelines are being used - and encouraging - authoritarian regimes to repress civil society worldwide. Countries with severe restrictions like Saudi Arabia receive stellar ratings under these guidelines, while much freer countries like Norway are considered non-compliant.

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    From Exile to Radicalization in Venezuela

    15 Abril 2014
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    Edgardo Lander tells Paul Jay that in '98, when he saw the whole of the establishment getting together to defeat Chávez, he voted for him even though he had a lot of reasons not to like him.

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    Obama Makes Nice Speeches...

    Phyllis Bennis
    10 Abril 2013
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    President Obama recognizes injustice and need for two states but does nothing to pressure Netanyahu to make concessions to Palestinians.

  20. US backing crucial to Gaza attacks

    Phyllis Bennis
    20 Noviembre 2012
    Multi-media

    Israel's attack on Gaza could not have happened without the strong support of US administration, but the political changes in the Middle East have left Israel and the US more isolated than ever.

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