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BMC#11: Ripping, Remix and Reel Revolution

BMC#11: Ripping, Remix and Reel Revolution

*Newsletter 11*   Fall community workshops and new video releases, woohoo! Look at the purdy pictures by viewing this in your browser.   Fall Community Workshops–OROR Fest –Aqui Estamos y No Nos Vamos Video Release–Finite the Film–Experimental Film Festival Finale–“Revolutionary Medicine” with PCASC and Jesse Freeston –Trayvon Martin Rally–Video DJ for Filastine Fall Community Workshops: Ripping, Remix & Reel Revolution B Media is joining forces with OROR Fest – an experimental un-festival celebrating independent art and technology made in Portland […]

BMC#10: Fluoride, EFF Portland, New Class @ PCM

BMC#10: Fluoride, EFF Portland, New Class @ PCM

The amazing subjects covering in this email include: Experimental Film Festival–Fluoride/Hitler– Open Engagement Conference–Wage Theft–Home Defenders–Remix Class at PCM–Immigrant Rights Tour–Juvenile Prison Reform Read it in all it’s glory here.  

BMC #9: Truth to Power News, VZ Reportback, Electile Dysfunction Premiere

BMC #9: Truth to Power News, VZ Reportback, Electile Dysfunction Premiere

No matter who’s elected, the system wins, so we may as well die bold (laughing).  Electile Dysfunction is a 1/2 hour piece of remix video art bringing you the best political gaffes and education money can’t buy: Reagan telling communist jokes, insight into Venezuela’s system of participatory democracy, and candidates like Vermin Supreme who were not, unfortunately, on your ballot.The latest installment of B Media’s Variety Show, a collaborative piece of video vaudeville for the masses, Electile Dysfunction rises to […]

BMC #8: PCC Course, Water is Life, First Fridays

BMC #8: PCC Course, Water is Life, First Fridays

Learn the basics of citizen reporting in this six week course taught through PCC’s continuing education department.  Participants will complete a 3-5 minute video about a topic of their choice. Class runs Saturdays starting July 7-August 11.  Learn more here.   Read the full newsletter: http://us2.campaign-archive2.com/?u=0255f3440bf678eeda2fe6d55&id=a66b86dda8&e=[UNIQID]

BMC #7: F29, New Office, Free Leonard Peltier

BMC #7: F29, New Office, Free Leonard Peltier

On Feb 20, we gave a video reportback at the weekend long national conference that brought together David Korten of Yes! Magazine, Dori Rainey, the famous 84 year old woman pepper sprayed by the Seattle riot police, and members of Occupy Tuscan, Oakland, Portland, and Seattle to talk strategy and reflect about the Occupy Movement. Our next variety show will touch on these reflections.  Check out the trailer here.   See the full report here: http://us2.campaign-archive2.com/?u=0255f3440bf678eeda2fe6d55&id=a66b86dda8&e=[UNIQID]

BMC #6: Building Cultural Bridges, Street Stories Festival, Occupy

BMC #6: Building Cultural Bridges, Street Stories Festival, Occupy

The last time we talked it was two days before Occupy Portland started. A mere two months later the landscape of social justice movements has dramatically shifted locallly, nationally and around the world and a whole new world of possibilities has seemingly opened up. We’ve seen things happen in a matter of days that many thought we may never see in our lifetimes. Hundreds of encampments with tens of thouands of participants springing up in every corner of the US […]

BMC #5: Freedumb Fries, Roadtrip, Internships

BMC #5: Freedumb Fries, Roadtrip, Internships

Greetings from Pre-Occupied Portland, B Media here bringing you a short but sweet update on our recent progress and upcoming events. Click on the link to learn more:  http://us2.campaign-archive2.com/?u=0255f3440bf678eeda2fe6d55&id=d41fe8a2bb

BMC #4: Debate, Abate, Create

BMC #4: Debate, Abate, Create

Welcome one and all to the forth installment of the B Media Collective’s irregular but always timely email update. You’re probably noticing this one’s looking a little snazzier than usual. We decided to do a little upgrade and have switched our email service to Mail Chimp.com. It greatly improves our ability to interact with our followers and we hope you enjoy the refined elegance of the new layout. Read the full update here.