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The Corporation Film: Welcome

The Corporation Film: Welcome
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How to spot a sociopath (Extracted from an article by Robert Matthews in the Sunday Telegraph Review, May 4th 1997) While such personality disorders as psychopathy, paranoia and obsession/compulsion all have strictly defined criteria, psychiatrists are still struggling to decide precisely what constitutes a socialised psychopath. One of the more obvious characteristics of socialised psychopaths is that they give the impression of talking "at" you. Prof Jeremy Coid describes it as like being regarded as a cardboard cut-out. "Even in a sexual relationship with them, you are still just an object for their personal gratification," he says. The following questionnaire is based on research and experiences of socialised psychopaths. Do they have problems sustaining stable relationships, personally and in business? A score of 25 or above suggests strong psychopathic tendencies.

The Corporation Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre. The Corporation, sorti en 2003, est un film documentaire canadien réalisé par Jennifer Abbott (en) et Mark Achbar. Ce film est basé sur le livre The corporation, the pathological pursuit of profit and power (Les Multinationales, la recherche pathologique du profit et du pouvoir) de Joel Bakan (en). Le film est divisé en trois parties, reprenant les trois parties du titre du livre. Synopsis[modifier | modifier le code] Ce documentaire montre l'évolution des "Sociétés anonymes" (appelées Corporations en anglais) aux États-Unis, reprenant leur histoire depuis leur apparition avec la Révolution industrielle, où elles étaient conçues pour répondre au bien public mais furent détournées de cet objectif par la recherche du profit. À l'issue de la Guerre de Sécession, la Constitution des États-Unis est amendée pour accorder aux Noirs les mêmes droits qu'aux Blancs. Qui est responsable ? La publicité au berceau[modifier | modifier le code]

Robert Reich The Take - A documentary film by Avi Lewis and Naomi Klein : home The Revolution Will Not Be Televised The Revolution Will Not Be Televised (a.k.a. Chavez: Inside the Coup) is a 2002 documentary about the April 2002 Venezuelan coup attempt which briefly deposed Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez. A television crew from Ireland's Radio Telifís Éireann happened to be recording a documentary about Chávez during the events of April 11, 2002. Shifting focus, they followed the events as they occurred. The documentary says that the coup was the result of a conspiracy between various old guard and anti-Chávez factions within Venezuela and the United States. Watch the full documentary now The Corporation (film) The Corporation is a 2003 Canadian documentary film written by University of British Columbia law professor Joel Bakan, and directed by Mark Achbar and Jennifer Abbott. The documentary examines the modern-day corporation. Bakan wrote the book, The Corporation: The Pathological Pursuit of Profit and Power, during the filming of the documentary. The documentary shows the development of the contemporary business corporation, from a legal entity that originated as a government-chartered institution meant to affect specific public functions, to the rise of the modern commercial institution entitled to most of the legal rights of a person. The documentary concentrates mostly upon North American corporations, especially those in the United States. One theme is its assessment as a "personality", as a result of an 1886 case in the United States Supreme Court in which a statement by Chief Justice Morrison R. Film critics gave the film generally favorable reviews.

The Corporation - vidéos Voici une sélection de documentaires, reportages et courts-metrages engagés avec les liens de téléchargement (direct, streaming ou Emule). Si vous n'avez pas Emule vous pouvez télécharger la dernière version Vous pouvez retrouver la plupart de ces videos et quelques autres sur le canal 99 de la Freebox (pseudos : tlwd et ) Vous pouvez également participer à la diffusion de ces videos en les mettant en partage sur BitTorrent ou Emule, ou en plaçant les liens de téléchargement directs sur vos sites ou blogs. Ces videos sont testées, mais il peut être utile de télécharger le pack de codecs SLD pour voir certaines d'entre-elles. Vivre l'utopie - Juan Gamero, F. Excellent documentaire sur l'Espagne libertaire de 1936 dans lequel une trentaine d'anciens militants anarchistes témoignent de l'application concrète de l'anarchisme par plusieurs millions de personnes en Catalogne et en Aragon. Un autre futur - L'Espagne rouge et noir - Richard Prost L'argent dette. - Paul Grignon

Who Rules America? Power, Politics, & Social Change by G. William Domhoff Welcome to, a site about how power is distributed and wielded in the United States. It both builds upon and greatly supplements the book Who Rules America?, now in its 7th edition. The book's new subtitle, "The Triumph of the Corporate Rich," reflects the success of the wealthy few in defeating all of their rivals (e.g., organized labor, liberals, environmentalists) over the course of the past 35 years. Among the many things you'll find here: supplementary information and updates for readers of WRA; an overview of the American power structure at the national level and an in-depth look at power at the local level; a look at the wealth and income distribution in the U.S.; and an overview of the Four Networks theory of power, which provides the best general theory of power and social change within which to situate the class-domination theory we've developed specifically for the United States. Questions and Answers Q: So, who does rule America?

The War On Democracy Versión en español 'The War On Democracy' (2007) was John Pilger's first for cinema. It explores the current and past relationship of Washington with Latin American countries such as Venezuela, Bolivia and Chile. Using archive footage sourced by Michael Moore's archivist Carl Deal, the film shows how serial US intervention, overt and covert, has toppled a series of legitimate governments in the Latin American region since the 1950s. The democratically elected Chilean government of Salvador Allende, for example, was ousted by a US backed coup in 1973 and replaced by the military dictatorship of General Pinochet. Guatemala, Panama, Nicaragua, Honduras and El Salvador have all been invaded by the United States. John Pilger interviews several ex-CIA agents who took part in secret campaigns against democratic countries in the region. John Pilger says: "[The film] is about the struggle of people to free themselves from a modern form of slavery".


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