British Pathé releases 85,000 films on YouTube

http://youtu.be/Lha9Kx1GQS0 Newsreel archive British Pathé has uploaded its entire collection of 85,000 historic films, in high resolution, to its YouTube channel. This unprecedented release of vintage news reports and cinemagazines is part of a drive to make the archive more accessible to viewers all over the world. “Our hope is that everyone, everywhere who has … Continue reading British Pathé releases 85,000 films on YouTube

Mission impossible for Pakistani progressives?

(Reuters) - The small but enthusiastic group of "progressive" Muslims arrives at a hotel conference room in Pakistan's capital with the tools they hope will help blunt extremism in the unstable U.S. ally. The Khudi organisation -- self-esteem in Urdu -- does not expect the government to tackle the problem of spreading Islamist radicalism. So … Continue reading Mission impossible for Pakistani progressives?