Robin Hoodies and Robbing Oil Revenues: two fine new youtubes

April 7, 2010

     By Duncan Green     

Here’s the latest youtube treat from Richard Curtis for the Robin Hood Tax campaign (whose Facebook fan club just topped 150,000 people). OK, we oldies recognize Ben Kingsley, but test your yoof credentials by naming the rest of them…….. See here for more considered (if less enjoyable) posts on the subject.


Meanwhile Oxfam America’s animated short “Follow the Money” has been selected as one of 16 finalists for YouTube’s DoGooder Nonprofit Video Award


And now that you have seen it, click here to VOTE. (Winners will be announced on April 10, so the deadline is today at midnight)

Finally, if you want to learn more, check out Chris Hufstader’s blog about the time he actually tried to follow the money from a gold mining project in Sadiola, Mali.