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System Fail #18: Democracy and its Discontents [SubMedia Video]

Election woes in the US and Brazil, a new land defence camp in France and anarchist prisoner Alfredo Cospito declares a hunger strike in Italy in this episode of System Fail.

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System Fail 15: The New Normal [Sub Media Video]

As economic crises, climate catastrophe and war crimes become increasingly normalized, a creeping nihilism is starting to take hold.

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System Fail #13: The Spoils of Empire

In the wake of Queen Elizabeth’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations, we take a look at some of the recent resistance waged by two nations rendered stateless by British cartographers.

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System Fail #12: Until the Destruction of the Last Cage [SubMedia Video]

Welcome to another Episode of System Fail. In this episode SubMedia will be covering the trend of rising state repression around the globe.

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System Fail 11: Lamborghinis and Tear Gas [SubMedia]

Welcome to another episode of System Fail. In the news this week we do a quick rundown of May Day celebrations around the world. Although there were other May Day festivities we focused on Montreal Santiago de Chile, Istanbul, Berlin and Paris.

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RBC Montreal Offices Vandalized in support of Wet’suwet’en [Video]

Montreal. Quebec. On April 11th. A group of Montreal Anarchists snuck into the offices of RBC armed with flyers, stickers and paint cans. They left a message for the bank (banner reads “RBC Divest from CGL”): Divest from CGL. Coastal GasLink is a filthy pipeline project being built on unceded Wet’suwet’en territory without their consent. Royal Bank of Canada or RBC is heavily invested in this disgusting project since they simply don’t care about Indigenous sovereignty and the ongoing climate catastrophe.

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The social empire [Teaser -Trailer]

We live in the age of the algorithm. Every day, our lives are mediated by forces that we cannot see and do not understand. Our actions, movements, decisions, and unconscious desires are monitored, recorded, and stripped down to lines of code. A vast trove of behavioural data is mined, primed, and manipulated on an individual level, producing billions of unique newsfeeds and different ways of experiencing reality.

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Iran: The uprising of the thirsty [Video]

Iran. On July 15th 2021, people took to the streets in the Iranian province of Khouzestan to protest against the lack of water due to government mismanagement. Since then, despite the Iranian state’s brutal repression, the uprising has spread all over the country.

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System Fail 9 – Chile: The Frontline Against Neoliberalism [Video]

Chile. In this episode we look back at the wave of revolts that began in 2019, before being interrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

CW: Includes discussion about sexual assault, torture, and scenes of police brutality. English and Spanish, with hard-coded English subtitles.

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