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Our Story Our Voice (2007)

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Our story our voice engages the diverse voices of the dis-empowered in a multi-cultural world that has no multi-culture voice. Beyond the mainstream media and politics of newspapers Our ... See full summary »

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Our story our voice engages the diverse voices of the dis-empowered in a multi-cultural world that has no multi-culture voice. Beyond the mainstream media and politics of newspapers Our Story Our Voice offers a rare unbridled look into the voices of those who more often than not get marginalized. From nuclear weapons proliferation to the hypocrisy of western foreign policy, failure of plurality and democracy to the crisis in Darfur. Written by Sunara Begum

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When Whispers become screams

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10 February 2007 (USA)  »

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Peace in Our Time  »

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Ishmahil Blagrove: Is it a democracy between a two party state with George Bush and John Kerry giving the voter the option of being eaten by the wolf or the fox
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An Insight into the truth
6 February 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Our story our voice brings to the forefront the problems that the world is facing today. These problems are related to every social situation in present day civilisation. In first and third world countries and in developing nations.In watching this documentary, one becomes aware of inner thoughts that were not expressed in the past. It opens up the mind into realistic thinking with a knowledge that we are all affected in some way.

Thanks to film makers such as Owen Shahadah, we are more aware of our hidden thoughts and wellbeing in an artificial world with false security. This awareness has left me with a thirst for more knowledge as well as a kinship to my fellow man. It teaches love in a world where there is hatred, and instills a certain togetherness in the world.

I recommend this documentary to any one who cares about mankind and the future.


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