Trouble

Trouble #13: Defend the Block [Trailer]

Gentrification, like all facets of capitalism, is often presented to its victims as a natural process. Shrouded in the logic of progress and polished up with euphemisms like “neighbourhood revitalization” or “urban renewal”, the violent displacement that it brings in its wake is carefully hidden behind a cover of market forces, zoning changes, public consultations… Read more »

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Trouble #13: Defend the Block

In this month’s Trouble, sub.Media talks to comrades in Montreal, the Bay Area and Berlin to see how people in these cities are fighting back on attacks on their communities by developers, real estate speculators and the tech industry.

Year 2018 Length 32 MINS

Trouble # 12: There Goes the Neighbourhood

This episode examines gentrification as a process of capitalist urban development, by taking a closer look at how it’s playing out in three mega-cities: Toronto, New Orleans and Istanbul.

Year 2018 Length 33 MINS

Trouble #12: There Goes the Neighbourhood Trailer

In this month’s episode of Trouble, the first in a two-part series, sub.Media examines gentrification as a process of capitalist urban development, by taking a closer look at how it is playing out in three mega-cities: Toronto, New Orleans and Istanbul.

Year 2018 Length 1 MIN

Trouble #11: Destroying Domination

In this month’s edition of Trouble, sub.Media takes a look at patriarchy as an enduring system of social, economic and political control.

Year 2017 Length 33

Trouble #11: Destroying Domination Trailer

In this month’s edition of Trouble, sub.Media takes a look at patriarchy as an enduring system of social, economic and political control, and shares stories from some of the front-line struggles being waged by women around the world – from Indigenous communities fighting against the colonial dispossession of their lands, to the challenges faced by migrants forced from their homes by economic inequality, climate change, and war.

Year 2018 Length 1 MIN

Campus Resistance to the Alt-Right

Back in 2017, when Milo tried coming to UC Berkeley, anarchists and students rioted to have the event shut down. The message was clear: no platform for fascist discourse.

Year 2018 Length 1.5 mins

Taking Down Statues

Around the globe, struggles against colonialism and racism have been taking down racist monuments. Whether it be in Cape Town, South Africa, or Charlottesville, USA, destroying symbols of white supremacy has angered reactionaries as it is a step towards ending oppressive ideologies and creating space for diversity and acceptance. In our latest episode of Trouble,… Read more »

Year 2018 Length 1 MINS

Trouble #10: School’s Out

The second in a two-part series marking the 50th anniversary of the student-led uprisings of 1968, sub.Media continues to shine a light on contemporary student struggles from around the world.

Year 2018 Length 34 MINS