War movies, drones and a punk NGO - The Week in 1 Minute: June 23 – 29 on openDemocracy
Former members of Pussy Riot tell of their difficulties in setting up an NGO for prisoners’ rights, while Meredith Tax joins the debate on human rights and religion. An NGO worker gives testimony of her journey towards humility. In Egypt, the Al Jazeera arrests reveal the desperate state of press freedom and thugs attack a protest demanding freedom for political detainees. Should we fight the system or be the change? And is the Met police marching in uniform at London Pride a sign of co-option?