Must go visit the Białowieża National Park (Białowieski Park Narodowy), 245 km east of Warsaw! In Europe's last primeval forest, on Poland's border with Belarus, experts are fighting to protect the zubr, or European bison.
"The Earth isn't dying, it's being killed, and those who are killing it have names and addresses." Street art in Poland inspired by a quote attributed to singer/activist Utah Phillips. As fossil fuel users, we are all responsible for global warming, but there are some who profit off of intentionally blocking the transition to a low-carbon economy. These parties should be held legally (non-violently) responsible.
"Who Is Ali Khamenei?" - Impressive full-length portrait of Iran’s Supreme Leader, who heads the country’s religious and military establishments, and outranks President Rouhani. Khameini has “always been critical of liberal democracy”. He thinks that “capitalism and the West are in inevitable long-term decline”. He sees America as “inherently Islamophobic”, if decreasingly dangerous. He values Western science and literature: his favorite author is Victor Hugo.