How did Finland deal with the Soviet Union after the World War?

How did Finland deal with the Soviet Union after the World War?

Get ready, put on your parkas, winter boots and snowshoes; we are going North…waaaay North. As in, months of darkness and reindeer and stories of Santa Claus-North. Ok, well maybe not quite THAT far north, but we are going to start talking about the Nordic countries, whose place during the Cold War is quite often […]

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Presentation of the European Trade Union Institute 2018

Presentation of the European Trade Union Institute 2018

The European Trade Union Institute is the research and education center for the ETUC, the trade union movement in Europe. We have basically three main missions. The first mission is to support the trade union movement. Doing what? Doing studies, doing trainings. The second one is to reinforce the trade union movement: to have networks, […]

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European Empire Is A Myth | Avoiding the British Empire 4

European Empire Is A Myth | Avoiding the British Empire 4

Ladies and gentlemen, European Empire is a myth. We hear a lot about it from both sides of the political spectrum. Some Left leaning folks like to talk about the vile white oppressors who raped and murdered their way across the world. Resurgent white nationalists across Europe and the United States actually kind of agree […]

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How to Join the European Union – Feat. Mr. Beat

How to Join the European Union – Feat. Mr. Beat

This video was made in collaboration with Mr. Beat. More info at the end of the video. So, you are a country, and you have taken note of the European Union, and its 28 member nations, and all the nice things going on there, with their multinational currency, and open borders, and decide that you […]

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Slavoj Žižek on Refugees, Conservatism, and Cultural Incompatibility

Slavoj Žižek on Refugees, Conservatism, and Cultural Incompatibility

We who try to be decent people are bombarded by some kind of moral political pressure from two sides: First there is the worst one, of course, this anti-immigrant populous side like why should we even allow refugees in; it’s their fault; third world travel and so on, there are enough poor people here; they […]

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NATO vs. the European Union

NATO vs. the European Union

The European Union did not produce an actual union. Truthfully, it’s a mess. It has succeeded been keeping the peace in Europe, but from the American perspective it is much too clumsy and weak and divided and gridlock-prone to take effective action when necessary. That’s why the Americans prefer NATO. If Europe ever fully integrated, […]

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Behind Bars 2: The World’s Toughest Prisons – Colony 100, Kharkiv, Ukraine (prison documentary)

Behind Bars 2: The World’s Toughest Prisons – Colony 100, Kharkiv, Ukraine (prison documentary)

Kharkiv. Its one point four million inhabitants make it the second-largest city in Ukraine. Once an important Soviet industrial center and armaments producer, Kharkiv is now a victim of the economic crisis. Everyday criminality has been growing due to poverty and lack of opportunity. Younger and younger people are turning to theft and drug dealing […]

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WW2 – OverSimplified (Part 1)

WW2 – OverSimplified (Part 1)

This video was made possible by Skillshare. Churchill was a man with many talents. He was an artist, a butterfly enthusiast, and he had an unpublished manuscript about aliens. Clearly he was a man with an insatiable thirst for knowledge. Maybe he could have loaded up his computer, and logged on to Skillshare. An online […]

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How to catch Temnothorax colony | Łapiemy kolonię Temnothorax

How to catch Temnothorax colony | Łapiemy kolonię Temnothorax

Welcome to Warsaw, Poland! I’m currently near city park at Pole Mokotowskie. Today I will show you how to catch a colony of Temnothorax ants. Temnothorax ants can be easily found in small rotting branches and acorns Unfortunately you won’t find much oaks here. Let’s take a look. Many parks in Poland are “clean” – […]

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The State of the Union 2018: highlights

The State of the Union 2018: highlights

The geopolitical situation makes this Europe’s hour: the time for European sovereignty has come. It is time Europe to take its destiny into its own hands. We must show that together, East, West, South and North, we can plant the seeds of a more sovereign Europe. External borders need to be better protected. That’s why […]

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