If You Don’t Know, Now You Know: Russia & China | The Daily Show

If You Don’t Know, Now You Know: Russia & China | The Daily Show

Russia. For decades, the Soviet superpower has been America’s number one rival. There was the Cuban Missile Crisis, meddling in the 2016 elections, and on Twitter, they challenged Tom Cruise to an MMA fight, and nobody can figure out why. And just when we thought Russia’s antics couldn’t get any crazier, a few days ago, […]

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Susan Rice – “Tough Love,” Life in the Obama White House & The Trump Era | The Daily Show

Susan Rice – “Tough Love,” Life in the Obama White House & The Trump Era | The Daily Show

-Welcome back to the show. -It’s great to be back. -Thanks so much. -It has been a while since I have seen you. I… The last time you were here on the show was, I guess, maybe three days before the presidential election. Did you see any of this coming? Anything that we’re living through […]

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USA vs USSR Fight! The Cold War: Crash Course World History #39

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course World History and today we’re gonna talk about the Cold War, which actually lasted into my lifetime, which means that I can bore you with stories from my past like your grandpa does. When I was a kid, they made us practice hiding under our desks in […]

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GOVERNMENT AND MEDIA WON’T SHOW YOU – Brussels: Terror VS Civilization –

GOVERNMENT AND MEDIA WON’T SHOW YOU – Brussels: Terror VS Civilization –

Yesterday, after the horrible and tragic terrorist attacks in Brussels, many people to express solidarity, started putting Belgian flags on their profile pictures. The same happened last November, after the horrific Paris attacks. But few people realize that between Paris and Brussels attacks, there were at least 38 more terrorist attacks in which 20 or […]

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European Union promotion clip — Together we are unstoppable

Ensemble Nous sommes la plus grande union politique de l’histoire La première puissance économique Ensemble Nous sommes la troisième plus grande population L’armée la plus puissante Ensemble Nous sommes la science la santé et la culture Ensemble Nous créons un monde meilleur Nous découvrons de nouveaux mondes Ensemble Nous sommes le moteur de la transition […]

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Ukraine’s History Explained: WWI to 2014 Revolution

Ukraine’s History Explained: WWI to 2014 Revolution

To help us understand the current situation in Ukraine, lets look back at its modern history. As the dust settled after World War I, Ukraine was defeated and divided and the Soviets controlled much of the country. In 1922 Ukraine, along with Russia, became the founding members of the Soviet Union. Then in 1932 the […]

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Russia, the Kievan Rus, and the Mongols: Crash Course World History #20

Russia, the Kievan Rus, and the Mongols: Crash Course World History #20

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course World History, and today we’re gonna talk about Russia, which means we get to talk about this guy again! We haven’t talked about Russia much so far because one, it’s complicated, and two, ya actually gavaryu pa ruski a little bit, because I had some Russian in […]

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The Singing Revolution: Educational Version 1.1 – 300,000 Person Protest Event

The Singing Revolution: Educational Version 1.1 – 300,000 Person Protest Event

Heinz Valk: So I worked on my speech very, very hard. I constructed this saying: “One day, no matter what, we will win.” One day, no matter what, we will win. In speeches (Cheers) In speeches after that day, if I omitted that phrase the people started shouting, “Heinz, say it!” Lyrics in Estonian: Estonian […]

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History of Russia (PARTS 1-5) – Rurik to Revolution

History of Russia (PARTS 1-5) – Rurik to Revolution

For thousands of years, the lands known today as Russia and Ukraine were inhabited by nomadic tribes and mysterious Bronze Age cultures. The only record they left were their graves. In the great open grasslands of the south, the steppe, they buried their chieftains beneath huge mounds called kurgans. The Ancient Greek historian Herodotus called […]

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The Animated History of Russia | Part 1

The Animated History of Russia | Part 1

Russia is the largest country on Earth, spanning an incredible 17 millions square kilometers. But if you’re anything like me, you’re probably wondering how it got so big, and how it has become such a powerful political and social entity in our modern world It not only takes the title of largest and most popular […]

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