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Al Jazeera's Investigative Unit goes undercover to reveal the true scale of modern slavery in suburban Britain. We expose the slave masters and the people smugglers and talk to victims about their ordeals. Read the interactive story: http://www.aljazeera.com/UKSlavery Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AJEnglish Find us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Check our website: http://www.aljazeera.com
*Please sign up for our main Mailing List: http://www.thezeitgeistmovement.com/ * By Upstream Productions Mirrored from: http://vimeo.com/30047258 "Ben McLeish interview for the coming documentary "Perspectives on contemporary Britain". This version was specially edited for The Zeitgeist Movement, since the one to be featured in the documentary will be considerably shorter in duration. Lights - Tim Videography - Steve Edition - Rickmeister Special Thanks: Second Home Studios Birmingham Public Library Some footage / sound used in this interview has been respectfully borrowed in accordance to current international law on Fair Usage since it complies with the "for commenting purposes" directive. Disclaimer: all our releases are under Creative Commons license: everyo...
#TonyPatrony Schoolboy Jonathan Lutwyche has travelled all the way from Gibraltar to dance for the BGT Judges. "THAT is how you do it - that was stunning," says Alesha, following his emotional performance. But is it enough to bag him four yeses?
See more from Britain's Got Talent at http://itv.com/talent Schoolboy Jonathan Lutwyche has travelled all the way from Gibraltar to dance for the BGT Judges. "THAT is how you do it - that was stunning," says Alesha, following his emotional performance. But is it enough to bag him four yeses? SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/BGTsub Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/BGT Twitter: http://twitter.com/BGT
See more from Britain's Got Talent at http://itv.com/talent It’s Jack Higgins’ dream to become a dancer, and after being bullied at school for taking up ballet, the 14-year old shows the Judges just why he thinks he's got what it takes to win BGT. SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/BGTsub Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/BGT Twitter: http://twitter.com/BGT
Modern Slavery is closer than you think. This film includes information on how to spot potential victims, how they may be exploited and what you can do to help free the UK from Modern Slavery. To find out more visit www.modernslavery.co.uk
Well over 10,000 people are laboring in Britain under inhumane, forced conditions. The UK’s National Crime Agency calls it modern-day slavery. Some of the first guilty verdicts have been handed down. For more on this topic, go to: http://p.dw.com/p/2kH4J
Subscribe to Channel 4 News: http://bit.ly/1sF6pOJ Britain could have four times as many slaves as previously thought, according to a new estimate from the Home Office. This is the story of a Polish man who is now homeless. He had his passport, money and benefits stolen by a Polish gang who forced him to work. Lean more: http://bit.ly/12fJ4dD
The Edge is a distinctive modern dwelling manufactured in Britain by Boutique Modern Ltd. They produce modular houses that are designed with sustainability and energy-efficiency in mind. One design element that makes the Edge stand out is its exterior framework of galvanized structural steel. Boutique Modern says it was inspired by Mies van der Rohe’s iconic Farnsworth House. The steel framework gives the building the needed strength to be delivered from the factory and lifted into place, and to be relocated again if necessary. Unlike the glass-walled Farnsworth House, the Edge’s framework is filled in with a combination of solid walls interspersed with sections of floor-to-ceiling glass. The oak siding, galvanized steel and glass complement each other quite nicely for a pleasing overall a...
Victims of modern slavery are not being protected well enough, with many police forces failing to recognise the true scale of human trafficking, says the police watchdog for England and Wales. Sky News has obtained exclusive figures showing that less than 1 in 50 cases the police get involved with results in a successful conviction. This special report comes from our correspondent Adele Robinson. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews and https://twitter.com/skynewsbreak Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com and download our apps: iPad https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/Sky-News-for-iPad/id422583124 iPhone https://itunes.apple.com/gb/ap...
http://www.birmingham.ac.uk/brihc Nicholas Crowson is Professor of Contemporary British History at the University of Birmingham. His areas of interest include homelessness,social activism and modern British politics. Previous publications include The Politics of Expertise: How NGOs Shaped Modern Britain (Oxford University Press, 2013) and The Longman Companion to the Conservative Party since 1830 (Longman, 2001). He also co-created the Database on the Archives of UK Non-Governmental Organisations since 1945 (DANGO), a research tool to enable researchers to identify the archives of NGOs. In December 1896, Tramp, Alfred D., appeared before magistrates at Leicester Castle, accused under the 1824 Vagrancy Act of begging alms. Beyond a name no clues exists as to who Alfred D. was, or from whe...
See more from Britain's Got Talent at http://itv.com/talent Jonathan's emotionally-charged audition had the Judges enthralled. You could hear a pin drop during his incredible semi-final performance, but will he get the public vote? SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/BGTsub Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/BGT Twitter: http://twitter.com/BGT
Book James More for your event via NMP Live: http://www.nmplive.co.uk/james-more James More's reputation on the world magic scene has been growing rapidly since the illusionist took first prize in the national finals at the legendary Magic Circle, for their 'Youth Initiative Stage Competition'. In 2012 James was signed to the Producers of the 'Dynamo' TV series and performed on the closing show at the World Championships of Magic. NMP Live presents the world's leading keynote, motivational and after dinner speakers, celebrity speakers, awards hosts, stand-up comedians, headline musicians and other high-profile entertainment. Follow us on Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/nmplive Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nmplive Follow us on Google+: http://www.google.com/+NMPLiveco...
Psychoanalytic theory illuminates the polarised nature of the asylum debate and the powerful feelings for and against refugees. Historic, literary and clinical examples reveal migration as part of human nature and the unconscious forces revolving around the concept of exile. The transcript and downloadable versions of the lecture are available from the Gresham College website: http://www.gresham.ac.uk/lectures-and-events/why-do-we-hate-why-do-we-help-asylum-seekers-and-ambivalence-in-contemporary Gresham College has been giving free public lectures since 1597. This tradition continues today with all of our five or so public lectures a week being made available for free download from our website. http://www.gresham.ac.uk
Innova Irish Dance company impress the Judges with their jigging to chart topping tracks. See more from Britain's Got Talent at http://itv.com/talent SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/BGTsub Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/BritainsGotTalent Twitter: http://twitter.com/GotTalent
Increased housing costs and recent welfare reforms mean that more and more people will experience some form of communal living throughout their lives. Dr Katherine Davies, Lecturer in Sociology in the Department of Sociological Studies at the University of Sheffield, gives an insight into the Under the Same Roof research project she is currently working on, which is investigating shared living in contemporary Britain.
Common Ground Symposium: 'Imperial Past, Unequal Present' 10th - 11th June 2017, University of Oxford Memories of Empire in Contemporary Britain - Panel Discussion Saturday 10th June, 2-4pm Lecture Room 1, Christ Church The British Empire, which arguably reached its peak in the nineteenth century, is still with us: its legacy felt not only in ex-colonies, but within the culture, society and politics of Britain itself. With issues of race, religion, nationhood and immigration increasingly drawn upon by politicians and other public figures to make sense of a changed and changing Britain, the question ‘how did we get here?’ needs to be asked. SPEAKERS BILL SCHWARZ Professor of English at Queen Mary University, London. Bill is the author of The White Man’s World, winner of the 2013 Longma...
few remaques and clarifactions on Richard Musman's book BRITAIN TODAY (1977). "This is a revised and updated look at life in contemporary Britain see through the eyes of British pepole.Major topics such as education,governement,religion and sport are shown in the context of the lives of British pepole who are sent at home,at work and at leisure" Amazon for more : http://adf.ly/1U3LLr
Watch Our Latest Documentaries: http://ajplus.co/ajplusdocsnew As human trafficking increases worldwide, the UK is experiencing a surge of modern-day slavery. One of the fastest-growing markets using modern slaves is cannabis farms. In collaboration with the Al Jazeera Investigative Unit, we go undercover to meet the people forced to grow cannabis around the clock. Part 1 of a 3-part series. Britain’s Modern-Day Slavery: Part 2 – Sex Slaves https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9J2XxKwB4EQ Subscribe for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCV3Nm3T-XAgVhKH9jT0ViRg?sub_confirmation=1 Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ajplusenglish Download the AJ+ app at http://www.ajplus.net/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ajplus
Panel debate from 'Reclaiming the Public Space: Archbishop William Temple 70th Anniversary Conference'. 10th November 2014. Featuring Prof Linda Woodhead, Andrew Brown, Prof Elaine Graham and Imam Irfan Chishti. www.williamtemplefoundation.org.uk