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Fall Community Workshops: Ripping, Remix and Reel Revolution

Fall Community Workshops: Ripping, Remix and Reel Revolution

B Media is hosting a series of low-cost remix workshops open to the public the weekend of September 27-29th. The workshops are being held in conjunction with the OROR Fest , an experimental unfestival celebrating independent art and technology made in Portland, OR. About the workshops: Participation in the workshops will be sliding scale for single workshop or full weekend passes, with current or new B Media sustainers participating for free. Topics include how to search through and download archival […]

New Video: Home Defenders

New Video: Home Defenders

People in Portland, Oregon, have been protecting families from eviction with active community defense since December 2011.  This short documentary, made in partnership with We Are Oregon, introduces you to the folks who are committed to housing justice, even if they’re not experiencing eviction themselves.  Meet Emily, a 9-month-pregnant woman who is also full-time student, Nabeeh, an former resident of North Portland who is under water himself, and Eduardo, an organizer in the movement for housing justice.  Together, they are […]

New Video: We Deserve Better

New Video: We Deserve Better

B Media worked with the Partnership for Safety and Justice to make a short infomercial for their current campaign to minimize juvenile sentencing as adults.   Partnership for Safety and Justice works with people convicted of crime, survivors of crime, and the families of both to advocate for policies that make Oregon’s approach to public safety more effective and more just.  PSJ recently released a comprehensive study, “Misguided Measures: The Impact and Outcomes of Measure 11,” the first study of […]

Rap News 13: A News Hope

Rap News 13: A News Hope

As people wait for the verdict on Julian Assange’s extradition case the reporters at Rap News have taken on the Dark Side once again with illuminating lyrics and one liners.

The Juice Spills All Over Kony 2012.

The Juice Spills All Over Kony 2012.

Love it or hate it, Kony 2012 has had alot of confusing talk around it. Here to help us discern some of the deeper issues at stake is a special report with intrepid reporter Robert Foster with Rap News.

The Desert Liberation Front

The Desert Liberation Front

This is a special report about the motherfuckin resistance down under. It was recently revealed that Australian uranium was used to fuel the Fukushima nuclear power plant.

Got Smart About ALEC #F29 Day of Action Portland

Got Smart About ALEC #F29 Day of Action Portland

The world is now smarter about ALEC. Thousands of people in 80+ in the US and many more abroad gathered to shed light on the shadowy American Legislative Exchange Council and their destructive involvement in communities around the world. #F29 marks the most coordinated global occupy action to date.