Grooming Children for Jihad: The Islamic State

Grooming Children for Jihad: The Islamic State

Pourquoi on tue les infidèles ? Qu’ont fait les infidèles ? Ils tuent les musulmans. Car ils tuent les musulmans. Tous les infidèles ? Les infidèles d’Europe ? Les infidèles d’Europe, tous les infidèles. [L’ÉTAT ISLAMIQUE PARTIE 2 SUR 5] [29 JUIN 2014] [QG DE L’EIIL – RACCA, SYRIE] Après avoir balayé l’Irak en juin […]

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The Man Who Swindled Göring | Han van Meegeren | The Master Art Forger

The Man Who Swindled Göring | Han van Meegeren | The Master Art Forger

In 1946, the second world war had just ended, a Dutch artist and art collector stood trial in Amsterdam. His charge? Collaboration, for selling cherished cultural heritage to the Nazis. He earned millions. His sales came to light after a Vermeer painting was found in Hermann Görings art collection, which was traced back to him, […]

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10 Common Slavery Myths

10 Common Slavery Myths

Hey, Cypher here. There are a lot of misconceptions surrounding the institution of slavery, especially here in the United states. These myths often serve pernicious political purposes that can be highly detrimental to a proper conception of history, so here are ten of those myths debunked in no particular order. Since they aren’t in a […]

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Meet Brooklyn’s Voodou Queen: Edeline St. Armand

Meet Brooklyn’s Voodou Queen: Edeline St. Armand

[Music] the Antichrist is coming hi it’s Thomas we’re in East New York outside a basement voodoo temple run by a priestess named mama Adaline tonight she’s gonna be summoning the same fiery spirits that helped the patient’s slaves overthrow their French masters in the early 1800s maybe this will kick off something fiery for […]

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Virtual Reality: Closing the Empathy Gap? | SkollWF 2018

Virtual Reality: Closing the Empathy Gap? | SkollWF 2018

– My name is Jude O’Reilley, and I’m with the Skoll Foundation. It’s my privilege today to welcome all of you to Virtual Reality: Closing the Empathy Gap? Like many of you, perhaps, I first heard of virtual reality actually as a military technology, something that the Israeli military and others used to protect the […]

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The Persians & Greeks: Crash Course World History #5

The Persians & Greeks: Crash Course World History #5

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course World History, and today we’re going to do some legitimate comp. civ., for those of you into that kind of thing. Stan, I can’t help but feel that we have perhaps too many globes. That’s better. Today we’re going to learn about the horrible totalitarian Persians and […]

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Luther and the Protestant Reformation: Crash Course World History #218

Luther and the Protestant Reformation: Crash Course World History #218

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course World History and today we’re going to talk about the Protestant Reformation. Mr Green, Mr. Green, this is irrelevant for me; I’m an atheist. Yeah I know Me From the Past, because I’m you. Although actually you are now Episcopalian, a Protestant church started because a King […]

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The Renaissance: Was it a Thing? – Crash Course World History #22

The Renaissance: Was it a Thing? – Crash Course World History #22

Hi, I’m John Green, This is Crash Course: World History and today we’re going to talk about something that ought to be controversial: The Renaissance. So you probably already know about the Renaissance thanks to the work of noted teenage mutant ninja turtles Leonardo, Michelangelo, Donatello, and Raphael. But that isn’t the whole story. Mr. […]

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Reverence: Branded yarmulkes combine traditional values and pop culture

Reverence: Branded yarmulkes combine traditional values and pop culture

*general chatter* My uncle is a really big Starbucks fanatic and I really had no idea what to get him as a present while I was here visiting. And I kind of happened upon this when I walked into the store and I was like: There’s the perfect gift. I think, that like he’ll go […]

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Documentary Film “Kazantzakis & Zorbas – Stoupa 1965”

Documentary Film “Kazantzakis & Zorbas – Stoupa 1965”

We warmly thank all the old associates of Zorba, all the People of Mani who lived close to the great Cretan writer Nikos Kazantzakis at the Prastova mine. All those who gave us information about their lives in Stoupa in 1916-1917 and with their presence gave life in this documentary. Nikos Kazantzakis and Zorbas (1965) […]

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