Candide: Crash Course Literature #405

Candide: Crash Course Literature #405

Hello and welcome to Crash Course literature, the best of all possible Crash Courses, discussing the best of all possible novels here on the best of all possible sets. I am the best of all possible John Greens—which is saying something, because there are a lot of us. Today we’re discussing “Candide, or Optimism” a […]

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What caused the French Revolution? – Tom Mullaney

What caused the French Revolution? – Tom Mullaney

What rights do people have, and where do they come from? Who gets to make decisions for others and on what authority? And how can we organize society to meet people’s needs? These questions challenged an entire nation during the upheaval of the French Revolution. By the end of the 18th century, Europe had undergone […]

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