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    Earthlings (2005)

    Since we all inhabit the Earth, all of us are considered earthlings. There is no sexism, no racism, or speciesism in the term earthling. It encompasses each and every one of us, warm or cold-blooded, mammal, vertebrae or invertebrate, bird, reptile, amphibian, fish, and human alike. Humans, therefore, being not the only species on […]

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    Eyewitness (1997)

    American Justice examines cases where eyewitness accounts can sometimes lead to innocent people being wrongfully convicted of crimes they did not commit. Detailed are some of the reasons why eyewitness testimony is not always reliable. imdb IMDB (unrated)

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    Fagbug (2009)

    On the 11th Annual National Day of Silence, Erin Davies was victim to a hate crime in Albany, New York. Because of sporting a rainbow sticker on her VW Beetle, Erin’s car was vandalized, left with the words “fag” and “u r gay” placed on the driver’s side window and hood of her car. […]

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    Girl Rising (2013)

    Girl Rising tells the stories of nine girls from different parts of the world who face arranged marriages, child slavery, and other heartbreaking injustices. Despite these obstacles, the brave girls offer hope and inspiration. By getting an education, they’re able to break barriers and create change. Girl Rising is powered by strategic partner, Intel […]

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    Inside the Underground World of Illegal Smokies (2014)

    In this episode of The Politics of Food, Ben Ferguson investigates the UK’s growing illegal trade in “smokies,” a West African delicacy that has been outlawed in Europe since 1987. Journeying through an underground economy that operates between rural Welsh farmers and urban African communities, he uncovers how black market traders are risking prison […]

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    Las Vegas Law (2016-)

    Las Vegas prosecutors practicing law–being themselves; going after the proverbial “bad guy.” Real crime, real evidence, real justice… just the facts. imdb Episode 1: The Evil Men Do (2016) A man faces the death penalty for three murders on the iconic Strip in Las Vegas; a male massage therapist is charged with sexually abusing […]

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    Lucent (2014)

    Commonly referred to as “the Australian Earthlings”, Lucent is a feature-length documentary which explores the darker side of Australia’s pig farming industry through a combination of hand-held and hidden camera footage, highlighting the day-to-day cruelty accepted by the industry as standard practice. Lucent is the result of a successful crowdfunding campaign initiated in late […]

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    Madeleine McCann – 10 Years On (2017)

    Somebody knows what happened to Madeleine McCann on the night of May 3 2007. But who – and could they ever be persuaded to speak the truth? On the tenth anniversary of the three-year-old’s disappearance from a sleepy Portuguese holiday resort BBC reporter Richard Bilton revisited the case for a Panorama special at once […]

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    Man on Wire (2008)

    On August 7, 1974, Philippe Petit, a French wire walker, juggler, and street performer days shy of his 25th birthday, spent 45 minutes walking, dancing, kneeling, and lying on a wire he and friends strung between the rooftops of the Twin Towers. Uses contemporary interviews, archival footage, and recreations to tell the story of […]

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    Mystery of the Man on the Moor (2017)

    The other day I sat behind a girl on the bus who was on the phone discussing, at high volume, her reservations about a chap she’d met. “He’s lovely,” she said. “But the thing is… I googled him… And there’s nothing. There’s nothing about him on the internet. At all.” For someone of her […]

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    Once Upon A Crime: U.S. Police Brutality (2016)

    Miguel Francis-Santiago investigates police brutality in the USA. Hundreds of US citizens die every year at the hands of law enforcement officers. A disturbing number appeared to pose no immediate threat to their killers. Unarmed people being shot, beaten and even suffocated to death by officers, continue to make headlines, despite an almost continuous […]

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    Peace Officer (2015)

    William Dub Lawrence is a man obsessed. As a young rookie cop, he used his savvy investigation skills to help break the Ted Bundy case. His obsession with turning around the systemic failings he saw as a young police officer led to a successful bid to become Sheriff of Davis County, Utah in 1974. […]