Heating and Cooling Homes in the United States – American Culture

Heating and Cooling Homes in the United States – American Culture

Hi. I’m Denise. Thank you for watching my video. Today I want to talk about heating and cooling our homes. Well, many American homes have a furnace like the one behind me inside. Right now, I’m down in the basement of a home so this furnace is in the basement and it not only heats […]

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POP CULTURE: Mark Zuckerberg’s T-shirts

POP CULTURE: Mark Zuckerberg’s T-shirts

he looks like an ordinary guy he could be the taxi driver who took you to the airport a maths teacher or the manager of a gym in fact he’s one of the richest and most powerful people who has ever lived and he’s only just in his 30s he may be only still at […]

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POP CULTURE: Emma Watson

POP CULTURE: Emma Watson

“And now, let’s turn to a young woman who has chosen to lend her voice… …to this very important solidarity movement. She’s a leading British actor, an advocate for gender equality in her own right, she’s been involved with the promotion of girls’ education for several years. Ladies and gentlemen, please join me in welcoming […]

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Rethinking the Nature of Prejudice

Rethinking the Nature of Prejudice

-John Turner: In the first lecture of this series, I outlined the notion of a prejudice theory of social conflict.  This is the idea of negative attitudes towards outgroups being a function of irrationality and deficit at the level of individual psychology. I also briefly outlined what I take to be some of the fundamental […]

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Japan’s independent kids

Japan’s independent kids

The Ando family are not unique. You see, Japanese families encourage their children to travel to and from school alone every single day. By Western standards, Japanese culture emphasises independence and self-reliance from an extraodinarily young age. In fact, one of Japan’s most loved and longest running TV shows, is called My First Errand, In […]

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How an American can live in Spain legally= Cultural Ambassador

So you are an American who wants to live and work in Spain Legally. Well I have some good news for you. You can totally do that. But there’s a catch, you have to teach English to children. I have done this program two years and I lucked out. The schools that I worked at, […]

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How immigrants and their children affect the US economy | Robert Kaplan

GDP is comprised of growth in the workforce and then growth in productivity. So if you have slowing workforce growth that tells you that’s going to create a real headwind for GDP growth. It means that if you’re going to have more than sluggish GDP growth, you’re going to need more growth from productivity. Immigrants […]

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Prosecutor Admits ‘Mistake’ To Charge 10-Year-Old For Playing Dodgeball

Prosecutor Admits ‘Mistake’ To Charge 10-Year-Old For Playing Dodgeball

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POP CULTURE: Better Celebrities

POP CULTURE: Better Celebrities

Serious people are used to thinking badly of celebrity culture. They hate how everyone wants to read about where the latest big name has been on holiday, or who they’re dating. They say it’s silly and a sad reflection of modern civilization. Such stern attitudes may sound sensible and noble, but they are in truth […]

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American High School Tour – American Culture – United States

American High School Tour – American Culture – United States

Hi. I’m Denise. Thank you for watching my video. Today I’m going to take you on a tour of an American high school. Of course, not every American high school will look like this one, but this is a typical high school. So, let’s go take a look. All right, so this is a, kind […]

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