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Friday Reads, Used Books Haul & TBR February 2019
 
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Friday Reads, Used Books Haul & TBR February 2019 'John 1-12' New Testament IV Reformation Commentary On Scripture Edited By Craig S. Farmer 'John' Interpreted by Early Christian and Medieval Commentators [The Church's Bible] 'Exalted Above the Heavens: The risen and ascended Christ' by Peter C. Orr [New Studies In Biblical Theology] 'Father, Son, and Spirit: The Trinity and John's Gospel' by Andreas J. Kostenberger & Scott R. Swain 'The Spiritual Life' by Campegius Vitringa Translated And Edited By Charles K. Telfer Foreword By Richard Muller 'Fire Within: St Teresa Of Avila, St John of the Cross And The Gospel: On Prayer' by Thomas Dubay, S.M. 'The Year Of The Death Of Ricardo Reis' a novel by Jose Saramago Translated from the Portuguese by Giovanni Pontiero 'The Hundred-Year House' a novel by Rebecca Makkai 'What Doncha Know? about Henry Miller' a memoir by Twinka Thiebaud 'Declarations Of Independence: Cross-Examining American Ideology' by Howard Zinn 'Free Women Free Men Sex, Gender, & Feminism' essays by Camille Paglia 'The English Vicarage Garden' Thirty Gardens Of Beauty And Inspiration Introduced by Miss Read 'Paris In The Present Tense' A Novel by Mark Helprin 'Ninth Street Women Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Grace Hartigan, Joan Mitchell, and Helen Frankenthaler: Five Painters and the Movement That Changed Modern Art' by Mary Gabriel 'The Art of Rivalry: Four Friendships, Betrayals, And Breakthroughs In Modern Art' by Sebastian Smee 'The Diaries of Emilio Renze: Formative Years' autofiction by Ricardo Piglia Translated by Robert Croll 'How Fiction Works' essays by James Wood 'Joyce And The G-Men: J. Edgar Hoover's Manipulation Of Modernism' by Claire A. Culleton
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The Role of "Law of Nations" in America's Independence
 
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Kluge Fellow Theo Christov examines the language of Emer Vattel's "Law of Nations" (1758) and the impact of Vattel on turning the newly rising United States into an international actor and eventual global power. One of the most reliable authorities during the Continental Congress (1774-1789), "Law of Nations" was not only the most consulted book on how to turn dependent British colonies into independent political actors on the international stage; it also marked the Declaration of Independence chiefly as a declaration of interdependence with other major European powers and the Constitution as a powerful statement of international law. Speaker Biography: Theo Christov is assistant professor of history and international affairs at the George Washington University in Washington, D.C. He is also been a visiting assistant professor at Northwestern University and received his Ph.D. from UCLA in 2008. He is the author of "Before Anarchy: Hobbes and His Critics in Modern International Thought." For transcript and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=7444
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Can Kosovo Survive As An Independent State?
 
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How Saudi Arabia Exports Ultra-Conservative Islam https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cnpvPk7wJyQ » Subscribe to NowThis World: http://go.nowth.is/World_Subscribe After declaring independence, Kosovo is grappling with a weak economy and complicated international relations. So how fragile is Kosovo? Learn More: PBS: A Kosovo Chronology http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/shows/kosovo/etc/cron.html New York Times: Kosovo Declares its Independence from Serbia http://www.nytimes.com/2008/02/18/world/europe/18kosovo.html?_r=0 The Guardian: Aid Has Failed to End Kosovo's Crippling Unemployment. Is there a Solution? https://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2016/apr/01/kosovo-aid-sector-failed-end-kosovo-crippling-unemployment-is-there-a-new-solution Music Track Courtesy of APM Music: "From A to B" _ More from NowThis: » Subscribe to NowThis News: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe NowThis World is dedicated to bringing you topical explainers about the world around you. Each week we’ll be exploring current stories in international news, by examining the facts, providing historical context, and outlining the key players involved. We’ll also highlight powerful countries, ideologies, influential leaders, and ongoing global conflicts that are shaping the current landscape of the international community across the globe today. Like NowThis World on Facebook: https://go.nowth.is/World_Facebook Connect with Judah: Follow @judah_robinson on Twitter – Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeJudah Connect with Versha: Follow @versharma on Twitter – Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeVersha http://www.youtube.com/nowthisworld
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3. A Southern World View: The Old South and Proslavery Ideology
 
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The Civil War and Reconstruction (HIST 119) Professor Blight lectures on southern slavery. He makes a case for viewing the U.S. South as one of the five true "slave societies" in world history. He discusses the internal slave trade that moved thousands of slaves from the eastern seaboard to the cotton states of the Southwest between 1820 and 1860. Professor Blight then sketches the contents of the pro-slavery argument, including its biblical, historical, economic, cynical, and utopian aspects. 00:00 - Chapter 1. Introduction 08:39 - Chapter 2. The American South as Slave Society -- From the Foreign Slave Trade to the Slave Jail 23:54 - Chapter 3. Slavery for the Sake of Social Stability 33:54 - Chapter 4. Biblical, Historical, Amoral, Economic, and Utopian Arguments for Slavery 50:11 - Chapter 5. Conclusion Complete course materials are available at the Open Yale Courses website: http://open.yale.edu/courses This course was recorded in Spring 2008.
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American political culture
 
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Professor Tom Patterson explores the origins of the United States's political culture, its embrace by each succeeding generation of Americans, and its continuing influence on the nation’s politics and policies. From our free online course, “American Government”: https://www.edx.org/course/american-government-harvardx-hks101a-0?utm_source=social&utm_medium=partner-marketing&utm_content=youtube-harvardx&utm_campaign=harvardx — Subscribe to our channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKJyv_uNh3LhYFKmwaB63bA?sub_confirmation=1 — Sign up for emails about new courses: https://harvardx.link/email — HarvardX courses on edX: https://www.edx.org/school/harvardx — Harvard University's online courses: https://online-learning.harvard.edu/ HarvardX empowers the faculty of Harvard University to create high-quality online courses in subjects ranging from computer science to history, education, and religion.
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Why China And Taiwan Hate Each Other
 
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Special Thanks to Fusion’s Tim Pool for hosting TestTube! Watch What An International Arms Deal Looks Like - http://testu.be/1JtYsYz » Subscribe to NowThis World: http://go.nowth.is/World_Subscribe The United States and Russia have always had a tumultuous relationship. So why does Russia hate the U.S.? Learn More: Opinions in Russia http://apps.washingtonpost.com/g/page/world/opinions-in-russia/1620/ "Russian attitudes toward the United States are the worst since the Moscow-based Levada Center began tracking them in 1988." Russians Rage Against America http://observer.com/2014/12/russians-rage-against-america/ "If you talk to a Russian about the international political situation, sooner or later you will be informed that there is a country in North America that you've never heard of." Moscow protesters strike out against Ukraine and the West http://www.dailymail.co.uk/wires/ap/article-2962863/Thousands-gather-Moscow-protest-fascist-coup-Kiev.html "For the thousands of Russians gathered near Red Square on Saturday, Maidan - the square in Kiev synonymous with pro-European protests last year - is nothing to celebrate." _________________________ NowThis World is dedicated to bringing you topical explainers about the world around you. Each week we’ll be exploring current stories in international news, by examining the facts, providing historical context, and outlining the key players involved. We’ll also highlight powerful countries, ideologies, influential leaders, and ongoing global conflicts that are shaping the current landscape of the international community across the globe today. More from NowThis: » Subscribe to NowThis News: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe » Like NowThis World on Facebook: https://go.nowth.is/World_Facebook » Connect with Judah: Follow @judah_robinson on Twitter – Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeJudah » Connect with Versha: Follow @versharma on Twitter – Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeVersha http://www.youtube.com/nowthisworld
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Beyond Today -- God’s Hand on Nations
 
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Learn how and why God determines whether, when and for how long a nation becomes great and wields influence in the world. ======== Watch this Program, Read the Transcript or Submit a Comment https://www.ucg.org/beyond-today/beyond-today-television-program/gods-hand-on-nations?source=youtube ======== FREE Bible Study Aid The United States and Britain in Bible Prophecy https://www.ucg.org/bible-study-tools/booklets/the-united-states-and-britain-in-bible-prophecy?source=youtube ======== Subscribe to Beyond Today Email https://www.ucg.org/subscribe-to-email-updates?source=youtube ======== Search for a United Church of God Congregation in Your Area https://www.ucg.org/congregations?source=youtube
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Niall Ferguson: "The Square and the Tower" | Talks at Google
 
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Niall Ferguson, author of 16 books and Milbank Family Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution (Stanford University), about the influence of social networks and new technologies throughout history. Moderated by Quentin Hardy.
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America The New Atlantis - Secret Societies & The NWO Agenda
 
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Milton William "Bill" Cooper was an American conspiracy theorist, radio broadcaster, and author best known for his 1991 book Behold a Pale Horse. Born: May 6, 1943, Long Beach, CA. Died: November 5, 2001, Eagar, AZ. Cause of death: Gunshot wound (Like everything, please research this info for yourselves!) Many people believe that America was founded under the Judeo-Christian tradition, the facts themselves demonstrate that America’s founders were committed Freemasons, Rosicrucians and Occultists that operated in secret. But a genuine examination of America’s earliest history reveals that the founders were adherents of the ancient schools of the mystery religions albeit through a Masonic prism. Many were Rosicrucians and therefore had an appearance of being Christian but were committed occultists. While it is certainly true that America was populated early on by Christians seeking freedom, opportunity and a new life, what is little known is that all the while ordinary people and families were taking part of the colonization of the New World, members of many various secret societies were also taking part and had been doing so since the very beginning. In fact the entire colonization scheme was engineered by occult societies, namely the Rosicrucians and Freemasons. Sir Francis Bacon, chief occultist in England during the Elizabethan age was instrumental in the founding of America – the New Atlantis. Sir Francis Bacon believed that the New World was the New Atlantis. This idea was more than some fanciful intellectual dream. Bacon set in motion a agenda to realize that idea. Some of the most influential men of his day backed Bacon’s agenda and set in motion the machinery for the American democracy. Bacon’s own secret society, the Rosicrucians were established on American soil by the mid 1600’s and among the colonizers of the New Atlantis were very powerful men, called the Order of the Quest, who sought to re-establish the glory of the Pagan Golden Age. America’s destiny was planned out over 150 years prior to the American Revolution. Read full post: https://israelinprophecy.wordpress.com/america-the-new-atlantis-the-womb-of-the-antichrist/ New Atlantis - PDF Novel by Francis Bacon https://books.google.com/books/about/New_Atlantis.html History of the Society of Jesus - IHS Jesuits - https://youtu.be/BFC3frqQeOo Francis Bacon & John Dee - Rosicrucian Order Secret Knowledge - https://youtu.be/EBZ3DCTxQ-8 Knights Templar - New Name, Same Crusade - https://youtu.be/Ir76es7bQJ4 Star Of David - The Truth May Shock You! - https://youtu.be/tp45BdHF3IE Proof The Rothschilds Purchased Jerusalem The NWO Capital - https://youtu.be/ySVGAS9JkPY Triple Crown - Papal Tiara - Revelation 13 - https://youtu.be/ISEitSC2wRo Prince William House of Windsor AntiChrist Connection - https://youtu.be/4EJP4ClCRcI Jerusalem Secrets Hidden In Plain Sight - https://youtu.be/LJQ2fZ7cOEI New York City Secrets Hidden In Plain Sight - https://youtu.be/gMaXZvhdIQ8 London Secrets Hidden In Plain Sight - https://youtu.be/ARNCtrkz8mM The Trump, JFK, Lincoln Connection - All Roads Lead To Rome - https://youtu.be/Af80cPPN1a0 Raising Osiris At The U.S. Capitol - ROME MARYLAND! - https://youtu.be/RmsYepXxojo Council on Foreign Relations & The Men Behind The Curtain - https://youtu.be/zWxRyy1DFhQ The Devils Playbook Exposed Parts 1 & 2 - https://youtu.be/epllU8AJOsk New videos are posted daily. Subscribe to our channel: http://www.youtube.com/c/ShakingMyHeadProductions /////// Please consider helping out by investing in our our channel and new website : http://savedsoberawake.com/help-build-out-saved-sober-awake
David Armitage: "Civil Wars, A History in Ideas" | Talks at Google
 
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A highly original history, tracing the least understood and most intractable form of organized human aggression from Ancient Rome through the centuries to the present day. David Armitage is the Lloyd C. Blankfein Professor of History at Harvard University, where he teaches intellectual history and international history, and former Chair of Harvard’s History Department. His many publications include The Ideological Origins of the British Empire (2000) and The Declaration of Independence: A Global History (2007). We think we know civil war when we see it. Yet ideas of what it is, and what it isn’t, have a long and contested history, from its fraught origins in republican Rome to debates in early modern Europe to our present day. Defining the term is acutely political, for ideas about what makes a war “civil” often depend on whether one is a ruler or a rebel, victor or vanquished, sufferer or outsider. Calling a conflict a civil war can shape its outcome by determining whether outside powers choose to get involved or stand aside: from the American Revolution to the war in Iraq, pivotal decisions have depended on such shifts of perspective. The age of civil war in the West may be over, but elsewhere in the last two decades it has exploded–from the Balkans to Rwanda, Burundi, Somalia, and Sri Lanka, and most recently Syria. And the language of civil war has burgeoned as democratic politics has become more violently fought. This book’s unique perspective on the roots and dynamics of civil war, and on its shaping force in our conflict-ridden world, will be essential to the ongoing effort to grapple with this seemingly interminable problem. Get the book here: https://goo.gl/bC3NyR
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India and Pakistan's Partition: 70 Years Later | NowThis World
 
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In August of 1947, colonial India gained independence from the British and was divided into Hindu majority India and Muslim majority Pakistan – 70 years later and the India-Pakistan partition is still a major point of contention between the two countries today. » Subscribe to NowThis World: http://go.nowth.is/World_Subscribe » Watch the Previous Episode: https://youtu.be/J9fp-9Bkjf8 Connect with NowThis » Subscribe to NowThis News: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe » Like us on Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/News_Facebook » Tweet us on Twitter: http://go.nowth.is/News_Twitter » Follow us on Instagram: http://go.nowth.is/News_Instagram » Find us on Snapchat Discover: http://go.nowth.is/News_Snapchat Connect with Versha: » Follow @versharma on Twitter: http://go.nowth.is/TweetVersha » Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeVersha Connect with Judah: » Follow @judah_robinson on Twitter: http://go.nowth.is/TweetJudah » Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeJudah NowThis World is dedicated to bringing you topical explainers about the world around you. Each week we’ll be exploring current stories in international news, by examining the facts, providing historical context, and outlining the key players involved. We’ll also highlight powerful countries, ideologies, influential leaders, and ongoing global conflicts that are shaping the current landscape of the international community across the globe today. http://www.youtube.com/nowthisworld
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6. Expansion and Slavery: Legacies of the Mexican War and the Compromise of 1850
 
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The Civil War and Reconstruction (HIST 119) In this lecture, Professor Blight discusses some of the conflicts, controversies, and compromises that led up to the Civil War. After analyzing Frederick Douglass's 1852 Fourth of July speech and the inherent conflict between American slavery and American freedom, the lecture moves into a lengthy discussion of the war with Mexico in the 1840s. Professor Blight explains why northerners and southerners made "such a fuss" over the issue of slavery's expansion into the western territories. The lecture ends with the crisis over California's admission to statehood and the Compromise of 1850. 00:00 - Chapter 1. Douglass's July Fourth Speech 12:36 - Chapter 2. The Election of 1844 and the Mexican War 25:52 - Chapter 3. Slavery in the West? The Legacy of the Mexican War 36:54 - Chapter 4. A Shrinking South? The South's Stance on Slavery in the West 42:36 - Chapter 5. Plans Leading to the Compromise of 1850 49:24 - Chapter 6. The Election of 1848 and Conclusion Complete course materials are available at the Open Yale Courses website: http://open.yale.edu/courses This course was recorded in Spring 2008.
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FULL DOCUMENTARY: Mississippi's War: Slavery and Secession | MPB
 
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State’s Rights vs Slavery? What was the motivating factor that lead to the conflict? Examine the reasons behind Mississippi’s decision to secede from the United States, and the ramifications that action had on its citizens. Learn more at http://www.mpbonline.org/mississippiswar
Senate Judiciary Committee with Alberto Gonzales-7/24/07 Pt2
 
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Part 2 of 32 Senate Judiciary Committee with Alberto Gonzales. Continuation of Chairman Senator Patrick Leahy's opening statement. 7/24/07 KEEP IN MIND: Gonzales was given each and every question he would be asked beforehand. Nothing was a surprise - there was absolutely NO "GOTCHA!" Transcript of this portion of the hearing: LEAHY:When the attorney general replaced Mr. Graves with Bradley Schlozman, the person pushing the lawsuit, that case was filed and ultimately, of course, was thrown out of court. LEAHY: Once in place in Missouri, though, Mr. Schlozman also brought indictments on the eve of a closely contested election, despite a Justice Department policy -- longstanding policy not to do so. This is what happens when a responsible prosecutor is replaced by one considered a, quote, "loyal Bushie," for partisan political purposes. Mr. Schlozman also bragged about hiring ideological soul-mates. Monica Goodling, likewise, admitted crossing the line when she used a political litmus test for career prosecutors and immigration judges. And rather than keep federal law enforcement above politics, this administration is more intent on placing its actions above the law. The attorney general admitted recently in a video for Justice employees that injecting politics into the department's hiring is unacceptable. But is he committed to corrective action and rooting out the partisanship in federal law enforcement? His lack of independence and tendency to act as if he were the president's lawyer rather than the attorney general of the United States makes that doubtful. From the infamous torture memo to Mr. Gonzales' attempt to prevail on a hospitalized Attorney General Ashcroft to certify an illegal eavesdropping program to the recent opinion seeking to justify Harriet Miers' contemptuous refusal to appear before the House Judiciary Committee, the Justice Department has been reduced to the role of an enabler for this administration. What we need instead is genuine accountability and real independence. We learned earlier this year of systematic misuse and abuse of national security letters, a powerful tool for the government to obtain personal information without the approval of a court or a prosecutor. The attorney general has said he had no inkling of these or other problems with vastly expanded investigative powers. But now we know otherwise. Recent documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act lawsuits and reported in The Washington Post indicate that the attorney general was receiving reports in 2005 and 2006 of violations in connection with the Patriot Act and abuses of national security letters. Yet, when the attorney general testified under oath before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence in April 2005, he said that the track record established over the past three years has demonstrated the effectiveness of the safeguards of civil liberties put in place when the act was passed. Earlier this month, in response to written questions I sent to the attorney general about when he first learned of problems with national security letters, he once again failed to mention these reports of problems. LEAHY: Only with the openness and honesty that brings true accountability will the department begin to move forward and correct the problems of the last few years. Instead we have leadership at the Department of Justice who, when expressions of concerns and admissions of mistakes were made, only follow public revelations, and amount to regrets, really, not that mistakes and excesses were made but apparently regrets that somebody found out about those excesses. In the wake of growing reports of abuses of national security letters, the attorney general announced a new internal program. This supposed self-examination, with no involvement by the courts, no reports to Congress, no other outside check, essentially translates to "trust us." Well, with a history of civil liberty abuses and cover-ups, this administration has squandered our trust. I am not willing to accept a simple statement of "trust us." I don't trust you. Early Internal Revenue reviews, like the Intelligence Oversight Board and the Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board have been ineffective and inactive, failing to take action on the violations reported to them. Only with a real check from outside on the executive branch could we have any confidence that abuses will be curbed and balance restored. And the tragic dimension of the ongoing crisis of leadership at the Justice Department is the undermining of good people and the crucial work that the department does. Thousands of honest, hardworking prosecutors and agents and other civil servants labor every day to detect and prevent crime, uncover corruption, promote equality and justice, and keep all Americans safe from terrorism. LEAHY: But sadly, prosecutions will now be questioned as politically motivated. Evidence will be suspected of having been obtained in violation of laws and civil liberties. Once the government shows a disregard for the independence of the justice system and the rule of law, it's very hard to restore the people's faith. And it's going to be very hard to restore my trust in what is going on. This committee will do its best to try to restore independence, accountability and commitment to the rule of law to the operations of the Justice Department. That is something that both Republicans and Democrats can agree on.
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Watch Live: Brett Kavanaugh, Christine Blasey Ford Testify At Senate Hearing | NBC News
 
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Watch live as Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Kavanaugh of sexual assault while they were teenagers, testify separately before the Senate Judiciary Committee. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will find clips from NBC Nightly News, Meet The Press, and original digital videos. Subscribe to our channel for news stories, technology, politics, health, entertainment, science, business, and exclusive NBC investigations. Connect with NBC News Online! Visit NBCNews.Com: http://nbcnews.to/ReadNBC Find NBC News on Facebook: http://nbcnews.to/LikeNBC Follow NBC News on Twitter: http://nbcnews.to/FollowNBC Follow NBC News on Google+: http://nbcnews.to/PlusNBC Follow NBC News on Instagram: http://nbcnews.to/InstaNBC Follow NBC News on Pinterest: http://nbcnews.to/PinNBC Watch Live: Brett Kavanaugh, Christine Blasey Ford Testify At Senate Hearing | NBC News
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16th-Century Doctrines of Just War & the Origins of the Spanish Empire
 
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Kluge Fellow Andrew Devereux examined the legal and moral questions of empire on the threshold of the early modern era by casting light on Spain's expansionary ventures in the Mediterranean basin in the late 15th and early 16th centuries. His talk focused on Spain's Mediterranean expansion, particularly on Spanish designs on the Holy Land and the ways in which the acquisition of the title to the defunct crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem served as the basis for legal arguments justifying war and conquest in a range of lands inhabited by non-Christian peoples. Speaker Biography: Andrew Devereux is assistant professor of history at Loyola Marymount University. He is a historian of the medieval and early modern Mediterranean. Devereux earned his Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University, where his dissertation examined Spanish imperial ideologies in the context of the Mediterranean world. For transcript and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=7409
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PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode March 16, 2019
 
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On this edition for Saturday, March 16, New Zealand mourns those killed in Friday’s terror attacks, a conversation about the media's responsibilities, technology and terrorism, designing accessible fashion, and making mountain biking possible for people with disabilities. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York.
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► Reality Transurfing by Vadim Zeland - Steps I-V / read by Bootsy Greenwood
 
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Start with the first book https://youtu.be/Lbar0kbWJm4 . ● 𝐑𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐢𝐭𝐲 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐬𝐮𝐫𝐟𝐢𝐧𝐠 ● This book talks about some very strange and unusual things. This is all so shocking, that you won’t want to believe it. But you will not be asked to believe it. Methods will be presented that allow you to verify everything yourself. And only then will your ordinary way of looking at things fall apart. We all, in one way or another, find ourselves in the power of circumstances. Desires go unfulfilled, dreams never come true. And our worst expectations justify themselves, as if to spite us. Can’t we turn this around? It appears that we can. And you’ll learn how. Transurfing is the technology for controlling reality. In spite of the completely fantastic nature of the ideas presented in this book, they have already found practical affirmation. Those who have tried Transurfing, have experienced amazement, verging on ecstasy. The surrounding world of transurfers changes in an inexplicable way, literally before their very eyes. Those who ventured to employ these methods in everyday life were astonished (perhaps, even frightened) by how real and effective they are. [ Reality Transurfing by Vadim Zeland - Steps I-V ] 00:00:00 ● Rustle of Morning Stars ⇚ 01:01:57 ● Pendulums ⇚ 02:05:39 ● The Wave of Fortune ⇚ 02:30:14 ● Balanced Forces ⇚ 04:22:58 ● The Induced Transition ⇚ 05:12:38 ● The Alternatives Flow ⇚ 06:24:24 ● Intention ⇚ [continue] ⇚ Slides ● https://youtu.be/rpMJWMuBtpE ⇚ The Heart and Mind ● https://youtu.be/rpMJWMuBtpE?t=1h00m24s ⇚ Goals and Doors ● https://youtu.be/rpMJWMuBtpE?t=2h57m24s ⇚ Energy ● https://youtu.be/rpMJWMuBtpE?t=4:h52m15s ⇚ Frailing ● https://youtu.be/rpMJWMuBtpE?t=5h47m12s ⇚ Coordination ● https://youtu.be/rpMJWMuBtpE?t=7h08m17s ⇚ Forward to the Past ● https://youtu.be/rpMJWMuBtpE?t=8h56m18s •●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●• Reality Transurfing by Vadim Zeland - Steps I-V read by Bootsy Greenwood (special thanks) Music by Chris Zabriskie © Vadim Zeland © Publishing group "VES" 𝖥𝖠𝖢𝖤𝖡𝖮𝖮𝖪 ● http://fb.com/zelandchannel TELEGRAM ● http://t.me/vadim_zeland •●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●• ● 𝐑𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐢𝐭𝐲 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐬𝐮𝐫𝐟𝐢𝐧𝐠 ● 𝖯𝖾𝗋𝗌𝗈𝗇𝖺𝗅 𝖲𝖾𝖼𝗎𝗋𝗂𝗍𝗒 ● http://goo.gl/bZTr2S [ Chengeer Lee says: ] There is one book I read that completely shook my perception of the world and transformed the way I operate in it. The name is “Transurfing of reality” by Vadim Zeland. It’s not one book in fact, but the whole series of books that build up several concepts into one coherent theory. In a nutshell, Transurfing is a model of seeing and controlling the world. In Russian speaking countries, this book became a bestseller and an iconic piece of esoteric philosophy. Many ideas of the Transurfing were known long before Vadim Zeland nevertheless this book is simply amazing and helps to look at the world from a completely different angle. It is important to understand prior to reading that Transurfing is no panacea for all woes. Applied in a smart way Transurfing can become a truly powerful tool for shaping the reality and materialization of wishes. [ source - https://medium.com/@chengeerlee/transurfing-of-reality-in-a-nutshell-a73b162fff85 ] •●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●• 𝐁𝐔𝐘 𝐀𝐋𝐋 𝐁𝐎𝐎𝐊𝐒 𝐁𝐘 𝐕𝐀𝐃𝐈𝐌 𝐙𝐄𝐋𝐀𝐍𝐃 ▶ http://amzn.to/2CZPK3E •●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●• Listen all books by Vadim Zeland http://goo.gl/KZHsMM •●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●• Subscribe & Listen! http://goo.gl/NQjTXY •●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•●•
Promise - Education As A Treaty Right (Part 1)
 
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A look at First Nations education within Treaty 8 First Nations in Alberta. This documentary is the first in a series of three videos that shows the challenges faced by Educators, Administrators and communities in teaching their children on-reserve. With interviews and discussions by people working on the ground at these schools this video gives you a window into modern "Indian" education within Northern Alberta. Produced by Bearpaw Communications and the Treaty 8 Education Commission. Copyright by Treaty 8 First Nations of Alberta
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LIVE: Confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh (Day 3)
 
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Confirmation hearing for Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett #Kavanaugh (Day 3) - LIVE at 9:30am ET on C-SPAN3, C-SPAN Radio & online here: https://cs.pn/2NXalKI
Views: 258184 C-SPAN
1984 By George Orwell (2/3) Audiobook
 
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Part1- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xMzBE... Part3- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qVoDX... Written in 1948, 1984 was George Orwell's chilling prophecy about the future. And while the year 1984 has come and gone, Orwell's narrative is timelier than ever. 1984 presents a startling and haunting vision of the world, so powerful that it is completely convincing from start to finish. No one can deny the power of this novel, its hold on the imaginations of multiple generations of readers, or the resiliency of its admonitions. A legacy that seems only to grow with the passage of time *******Part II******* Chap 1: Pg # 285, Chap 2: Pg # 319, Chap 3: Pg # 347, Chap 4: Pg # 376, Chap 5: Pg # 402, Chap 6: Pg # 433, Chap 7: Pg # 442, Chap 8: Pg # 463, Chap 9: Pg # 496, Chap 10: Pg # 614, Bookmarks: (Courtesy of +EyeOfTheRick) Chapter 1 - 0:05 Chapter 2 - 21:27 Chapter 3 - 39:31 Chapter 4 - 56:46 Chapter 5 - 1:15:25 Chapter 6 - 1:32:55 Chapter 7- 1:38:17 Chapter 8 - 1:52:09 Chapter 9 - 2:12:48 Chapter 10 - 3:29:00 Visit our Website to see a collection http://www.mysticbooks.org Like us on Facebook here https://www.facebook.com/MysticBooks.org
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Day three of Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court confirmation hearing
 
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The Washington Post brings you live coverage and analysis of day three of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation hearing. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: http://bit.ly/2qiJ4dy Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/
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Mary’s Apparitions for the World: Amsterdam
 
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I hope to persuade you that the Amsterdam apparitions are the most important of all the Marian apparitions, ever, in all time. The apparitions have only been recently approved so it’s very important that they be made known as soon as possible. ** If you would like a Transcription of this talk https://mega.nz/#!rkIT0SDK!_UBfsIzca5XhmnKyV2hQYdq6XOrNess3hr_7DSsT23U ** If you would like the Audio (mp3) of this talk https://mega.nz/#!Dt43HDpD!WglQhf5btmO23X8HTVZ4fbBWN_XUGzHLKALPuJgoJMs ** If you to read the Our Lady of All Nations Messages on line: http://www.amsterdamapparitions.com/category/the-apparitions/messages/the-messages-1945-1959/ ** If you to read the Our Lady of All Nations Eucharistic Experience on line: http://www.amsterdamapparitions.com/category/eucharistic-experiences/ ** The Official or International Websites http://www.de-vrouwe.info/en/ ** To order books and other Our Lady of All Nations items: http://www.theladyofallnations.org/epages/62619833.sf/en_GB/ ** Another Our Lady of All Nations website https://www.devrouwevanallevolkeren.nl/en/prophecies-lady-nations-2/ ** Please understand that this is community is condemned http://www.communaute-dame.qc.ca/entree_AN.html ** To see other topics in this “MarianNews” YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/c/MarianNews -- Learn how Mary interprets the book of Revelation -- Learn about other Marian apparitions -- Be inspired to live a deeper union with the Blessed Mother ** Visit the “MarianNews” website http://mariannews.wixsite.com/1846 --for more information on the Order of the Mother of God which Mary wants to use to help all Christians in the last times, namely to pass through the “time” of the chastisement and then to evangelize the world in the new and wonderful “time” of the Eucharistic reign of Jesus and Mary ** To make the text of this YouTube appear on screen while the video plays, click the “CC” button at the bottom of the screen
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Harvest of Hope: 4 Phil Fontaine
 
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In the spirit of Thanksgiving, this timely and insightful forum moderated by Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian Director Kevin Gover (Pawnee/Comanche) focuses on topical issues of reconciliation and highlights national apologies made to Native peoples. The symposium covers the eloquent apology issued in June 2008 by the Canadian government for the abuse and cultural loss suffered by Aboriginal peoples in Canada's residential schools. It includes a presentation on the Native American Apology Resolution recently passed in the United States Senate as well as an examination of reconciliation efforts in Guatemala. A wrap-up speaker considers the issues involved in apologies and reconciliation processes in a broad scope. Concluding with panel discussion and questions from the audience, Harvest of Hope seeks a deeper, more inclusive understanding of our national narratives and the experiences of the Native peoples of the Americas. In Part 4, Phil Fontaine gives a talk entitled, "The Apology Breakthrough: Now What?" Chief Phil Fontaine (Sagkeeng First Nation) is a dedicated and highly respected leader in Canada. He has been instrumental in facilitating change and advancement for First Nations people from the time he was first elected to public office as Chief, at the young age of twenty-eight. He is a proud member of the Sagkeeng First Nation in Manitoba and still plays an active role in the support of his community. In the early 1980s he was elected to the position of Manitoba Regional Chief for the Assembly of First Nations. When his term expired in 1991, he was elected Grand Chief of the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs where he served three consecutive terms. He played a key role in the development of Manitoba's Framework Agreement Initiative and in the defeat of the Meech Lake Accord, and signed an Employment Equity Agreement with thirty-nine federal agencies. In 1997 he stepped onto the national stage where he was elected to the highest elected position in First Nations politics, National Chief. He is now serving an unprecedented third term in office. His list of accomplishments as National Chief include signing the Declaration of Kinship and Cooperation of the Indigenous and First Nations of North America; being the first Indigenous leader to address the Organization of American States; leading the successful resolution and settlement of the 150-year Indian residential school tragedy; the Making Poverty History Campaign; lobbying for the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People; and negotiating a fair and just process for the settlement of specific land claims. National Chief Fontaine has received many awards and honors for his work, including four honorary degrees and membership in the Order of Manitoba. This symposium took place in the Rasmuson Theater of the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, DC on November 13, 2008.
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Is Zionism in Crisis? A Follow-Up Debate with Peter Beinart and Alan Dershowitz
 
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Following their impassioned fall 2012 conversation, Peter Beinart of the Daily Beast reengages with famed jurist Alan Dershowitz over issues raised in Beinart's book, The Crisis of Zionism. Moderated by Ethan Bronner, former Jerusalem bureau chief for the New York Times.
The DMZ That Separates North & South Korea
 
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Is The U.S. Criminal Justice System Biased? http://bit.ly/1oFzkox What Discrimination Looks Like In America http://bit.ly/1n3ijDE » Subscribe to NowThis World: http://go.nowth.is/World_Subscribe It's been more than 50 years since the march in Selma, but many feel that little progress has been made. So what is Selma like today? Learn More: Poverty leads to death for more black Americans than whites http://www.theguardian.com/money/us-money-blog/2015/jan/05/rising-income-inequality-deadlier-for-black-americans-study "Being poor has an adverse effect on one's health and poorer communities have a higher mortality rate." Fifty years after Selma, Alabama at the heart of a new civil rights struggle http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/mar/06/alabama-selma-50-years-civil-rights-struggle "Half a century ago, the Selma to Montgomery march represented a watershed in modern American life." Selma's message on civil rights 50 years ago http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Society/2015/0306/Selma-s-message-on-civil-rights-50-years-later-video "It begins with one wavering voice, then two, then many, until a groundswell of song rises to the honey-colored rafters of Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church, filling the sanctuary with the faith and conviction that is the rhythm of survival here in Selma, Ala. " The Dark Side Of Selma The Mainstream Media Ignored http://thinkprogress.org/economy/2015/03/10/3631364/thousands-depart-selma-leaving-deep-poverty-behind/ "When nearly 100,000 people descended on Selma last week to mark the 50th anniversary of the attack on voting rights protesters known as Bloody Sunday, they encountered a city that looked nothing like the quaint but divided community depicted in the recent Hollywood film." Music Track Courtesy of APM Music: _________________________ NowThis World is dedicated to bringing you topical explainers about the world around you. Each week we’ll be exploring current stories in international news, by examining the facts, providing historical context, and outlining the key players involved. We’ll also highlight powerful countries, ideologies, influential leaders, and ongoing global conflicts that are shaping the current landscape of the international community across the globe today. More from NowThis: » Tweet @NowThisNews on Twitter: http://go.nowth.is/News_Twitter » Subscribe to NowThis News: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe » Like NowThis World on Facebook: https://go.nowth.is/World_Facebook » Connect with Judah: Follow @judah_robinson on Twitter – Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeJudah » Connect with Versha: Follow @versharma on Twitter – Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeVersha http://www.youtube.com/nowthisworld
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Human and Church Community and the Evil of Economic Inequality
 
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Presenters: Rev. Kenneth Himes, O.F.M. and Rev. Michael Himes For more from the Himes brothers, check out our online courses: bc.edu/crossroads This joint presentation examines the theological warrants for the centrality of community for human development and fulfillment. It also provides an ethical analysis of the challenge that economic inequality presents to the creation and maintenance of community, particularly a political community. Cosponsored by the School of Theology and Ministry and the Boston College Theology Department Rev. Kenneth Himes, O.F.M. is professor of theological ethics, and Rev. Michael Himes is professor of systematic theology, both in the Boston College Theology Department.
Noam Chomsky - Foundations of World Order: the UN, World Bank, IMF & Decl. Human Rights 1999
 
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HLS Library Book Talk | "The Futility of Law and Development"
 
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The Futility of Law and Development: China and the Dangers of Exporting American Law (Jedidiah J. Kroncke, Oxford Univ. Press, Jan. 18, 2016). Jedidiah J. Kroncke is Professor, FGV Sao Paulo School of Law (Brazil). Panelists include: William P. Alford, Vice Dean for the Graduate Program and International Legal Studies, Henry L. Stimson Professor of Law, Director, East Asian Legal Studies Program, and Chair, Harvard Law School Project on Disability; David Armitage, Harvard University Lloyd C. Blankfein Professor of History; Intisar A. Rabb, Professor of Law, Director, Islamic Legal Studies Program, Susan S. and Kenneth L. Wallach Professor, Harvard University Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Professor of History, Harvard University Faculty of Arts and Sciences; and Xiaoqian Hu, Harvard Law School. This talk is co-sponsored with the East Asian Legal Studies program at Harvard Law School and with the Harvard Law School Center on the Legal Profession.
Views: 529 Harvard Law School
Is the Modern Congress Doing More Harm Than Good?
 
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The Fifth Annual Executive Branch Review Conference will examine the changing and often convoluted relationship between the legislative and the executive branches in the United States government. The Conference began with an opening address by Senator Mike Lee and concluded with a closing address by OMB Director Mick Mulvaney. This panel of the 2017 Executive Branch Review Conference was held at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, D.C. on May 17, 2017. Speakers: Prof. Lisa Heinzerling, Justice William J. Brennan, Jr., Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center Mr. Matthew Spalding, Associate Vice President and Dean for Educational Programs, Hillsdale College Mr. Adam J. White, Research Fellow, The Hoover Institution and Adjunct Professor, Antonin Scalia Law School, George Mason University Ms. Elizabeth B. Wydra, President, Constitutional Accountability Center As always, the Federalist Society takes no position on particular legal or public policy issues; all expressions of opinion are those of the speaker.
Conversations with History - Mark Danner
 
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"The Red Cross Report, the Torture Memos, and Political Accountability" Mark Danner, Professor of Journalism, University of California, Berkeley Conversations host Harry Kreisler welcomes writer Mark Danner for a discussion of his recent articles in the New York Review of Book on the torture policies of the Bush Administration. http://www.nybooks.com/articles/22530 The conversation addresses these topics: how interrogation turned to torture in response to the 911 attacks, the mind set of Cheney and Rumsfeld, the impact of the Church Committee reforms, the political dimensions of uncovering scandal in an empire that is also democracy, the implications of torture for American identity, and the politics and necessity of establishing accountability. http://www.markdanner.com/ http://globetrotter.berkeley.edu/iis/Kreisler.html http://globetrotter.berkeley.edu/conversations/
Views: 12897 UC Berkeley Events
The Rise of Populism
 
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Skip ahead to first speaker at 1:42 Join Professors Wendy Schiller and Ashutosh Varshney as they discuss the rise of populism. Professor Schiller will analyze the first five weeks of the Trump administration and reflect on what it tells us about the differences between campaigning and governing, as well as the nature of checks and balances in the American democracy. Professor Varshney will distinguish between two kinds of populism by drawing examples from different parts of the world: left and right. He will also examine the consequences of populism for global order. Co-sponsored by the Political Science, International Relations, and Public Policy DUGs.
Daniel Brubaker: How Some Muslim Activists Use Speech Codes to Subjugate the West and How to Respond
 
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Daniel Brubaker, PhD, is a Rockwell Scholar at Rice University. His major area of research is scribal corrections in the earliest Quran manuscripts. He surveyed approximately 3000 pages of Quran text from the first three hijra; centuries for his doctorate, and many more as he prepares his monograph on the subject.
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Bob Herbert's Op-Ed.TV: The State of the American Economy with Robert Johnson
 
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Nearly 100 percent of the income gains since the end of the Great Recession have gone to the top 10 percent of Americans. Nearly 40 percent of all black children in America are growing up in poverty. America’s physical plant - its roads and bridges, schoolhouses and harbors and dams and water systems - are in sad shape, but we can’t seem to get them repaired or replaced. Three-quarters of Americans think the country is on the wrong track. What’s happened to this country that once took great pride in its so-called Can-Do spirit? Bob Herbert covers it all with his guest Robert Johnson, an economist who has served as managing director at Soros Fund Management, as chief economist of the United States Senate Banking Committee, and is currently the president of the Institute for New Economic Thinking. (Taped 05-24-16) Bob Herbert's Op-Ed.TV is a weekly half-hour program featuring interviews with significant men and women from a variety of fields: officeholders and activists, economists, labor leaders, writers and artists. Herbert, a longtime journalist and former columnist for The New York Times, takes a close look each week at a compelling contemporary issue. He elicits personal stories and insights into the character of each guest, revealing not just what they believe about a particular issue, but why they believe it. Watch more at http://www.cuny.tv/show/opedtv
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Universities and Slavery | 5 of 5 | Slavery and Universities Globally || Radcliffe Institute
 
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SLAVERY AND UNIVERSITIES GLOBALLY Max Price (5:06), Vice-Chancellor, University of Cape Town Christiane Taubira (17:31), Former Minister of Justice (France) Hilary Beckles (36:55), Vice-Chancellor, University of the West Indies Moderator: Alejandro de la Fuente (1:09), Robert Woods Bliss Professor of Latin American History and Economics; Professor of African and African American Studies and of History; Director, Afro-Latin American Research Institute, Harvard University PANEL DISCUSSION (58:17) CONCLUDING REMARKS (1:27:09) Daniel Carpenter, Faculty Director of the Social Sciences Program, Radcliffe Institute; Allie S. Freed Professor of Government, Harvard University
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JOHN MAYNARD KEYNES: The Economic Consequences of the Peace FULL Audiobook
 
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JOHN MAYNARD KEYNES: The Economic Consequences of the Peace FULL Audiobook - The Economic Consequences of the Peace (1919) is a book written and published by John Maynard Keynes. Keynes attended the Versailles Conference as a delegate of the British Treasury and argued for a much more generous peace. It was a bestseller throughout the world and was critical in establishing a general opinion that the Versailles Treaty was a "Carthaginian peace". It helped to consolidate American public opinion against the treaty and involvement in the League of Nations. The perception by much of the British public that Germany had been treated unfairly in turn was a crucial factor in public support for appeasement. The success of the book established Keynes' reputation as a leading economist especially on the left. When Keynes was a key player in establishing the Bretton Woods system in 1944, he remembered the lessons from Versailles as well as the Great Depression. The Marshall Plan after Second World War is a similar system to that proposed by Keynes in The Economic Consequences of the Peace. The book was released in late 1919 and became an immediate bestseller on both sides of the Atlantic: it was released in the US in 1920. The scathing sketches of Wilson, Lloyd George and Clemenceau proved to be very popular and the work established Keynes' reputation with the public as a leading economist. In six months, the book had sold 100,000 copies with translations into 12 languages. It restored Keynes' reputation with the Bloomsbury Group which had been tarnished by his work for the treasury during the war. Keynes returned to Cambridge to work as an economist where he was regarded as the leading student of Alfred Marshall.(summary adapted from wikipedia.org - Attribution: http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=The_Economic_Consequences_of_the_Peace&action=history) - SUBSCRIBE to Greatest Audio Books: http://www.youtube.com/GreatestAudioBooks - Become a FRIEND: Facebook: http://www.Facebook.com/GreatestAudioBooks Google+: - READ along by clicking (CC) for Closed Caption Transcript! - LISTEN to the entire audiobook for free! Chapter listing and length: 01 - Chapter 1 Preface and Introductory -- 00:07:49 02 - Chapter 2 Europe Before the War -- 00:22:01 03 - Chapter 3 The Conference -- 00:36:08 04 - Chapter 4A The Treaty -- 00:31:06 05 - Chapter 4B The Treaty -- 00:30:57 06 - Chapter 5A Reparations -- 00:24:17 07 - Chapter 5B Reparations -- 00:38:59 08 - Chapter 5C Reparations -- 00:43:19 09 - Chapter 5D Reparations -- 00:21:03 10 - Chapter 6 Europe After the Treaty -- 00:30:31 11 - Chapter 7 Remedies -- 00:35:51 12 - Chapter 7B Remedies -- 00:19:17 Total running time: 5:41:18 Read by Graham McMillan In addition to the reader, this audio book was produced by: Meta-Coordinator/Cataloging: MaryAnn This is a Librivox recording. All Librivox recordings are in the public domain. For more information or to volunteer visit librivox.org. This video: Copyright 2013. Greatest Audio Books. All Rights Reserved.
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Charlottesville: Perspectives on the Origins and Implications of White Nationalism in the U.S.
 
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Charlottesville: Perspectives on the Origins and Implications of White Nationalism in the U.S. Faculty Panelist: Bonnie Honig, Nancy Duke Lewis Professor, Modern Culture and Media (MCM) and Political Science and Interim Director, Pembroke Center Maud Mandel, Professor of History and Judaic Studies, Dean of the College Monica Martinez, Stanley J. Bernstein '65 P'02 Assistant Professor of American Studies & Ethnic Studies, Faculty Fellow, John Nicholas Brown Center for Public Humanities Emily Alyssa Owens, Assistant Professor of History Faculty Fellow, Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice Tricia Rose, Chancellor's Professor of Africana Studies Director, Center for the Study of Race + Ethnicity in America John Tomasi, Romeo Elton Professor of Natural Philosophy, Professor of Political Science, Director, Political Theory Project Michael Vorenberg, Associate Professor of History Moderator: Christina Paxson Wednesday, September 6, 2017 Brown University
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Political Concepts: The Balibar Edition - December 02 - Session 03
 
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Emily Apter (New York University) – Equaliberty Adi Ophir (Brown University) – Political Chair – Suzanne Stewart-Steinberg (Brown University) The goal of Political Concepts is to serve as a platform for revising, inventing, and experimenting with concepts while exploring the political dimension of their use and dissemination. Participants operate under the assumption that our era urgently needs a revised political lexicon that would help us better understand the world in which we live and act, and that the humanities at large can and should contribute toward such a revision. In the past, some of the participants revised key political concepts while others showed the political work done by terms and common nouns that are not usually considered “political.” December 2, 2016 Brown University
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“The Press and the Founders” - Richard Brookhiser
 
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Richard Brookhiser, Journalist and Historian This lecture is part of Hillsdale College's CCA seminar on American Journalism. To learn more about this program and Hillsdale College, visit http://www.hillsdale.edu/outreach/cca/iii
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Deborah Gray White and Robert Patterson on Race, Slavery and Institutional Memory
 
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October 25, 2018 In this workshop at the College of the Holy Cross, Deborah Gray White, Board of Governors Distinguished Professor of History at Rutgers University, and Robert Patterson, associate professor and chair of African American Studies at Georgetown University, share how their institutions of higher learning are reckoning with their difficult histories, in particular in relation to enslavement and justice. Holy Cross history professor Stephanie Yuhl establishes context by reviewing Holy Cross's efforts to date to address its ties to slavery. Associate professor of English and Africana Studies, Nadine Knight, moderates the Q&A. The event was co-sponsored by Peace and Conflict Studies, History, Africana Studies, and the McFarland Center for Religion, Ethics and Culture.
The Task of History | MIT and the Legacy of Slavery | Dialogue Series
 
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About The first class of the "MIT and Slavery" undergraduate research project ran in the fall of 2017, set in motion by MIT President L. Rafael Reif with Dean Melissa Nobles. As the research project continues over coming semesters, MIT is also conducting a community dialogue series that creates opportunities for shared discussions of the findings and our responses to the emerging research. At this dialogue event, held on May 3, 2018, four MIT historians respond to community questions about the MIT & Slavery research project and share insights about the power of historical knowledge for making a better world. The historians are Lerna Ekmekçioğlu, Malick Ghachem, Tanalis Padilla, and Craig Steven Wilder. Melissa Nobles, Dean of the School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, and a professor of political science, is the event moderator. Event News Story: The Task of History: http://bit.ly/2KrDvja Of the MIT and Slavery project, MIT President L. Rafael Reif, says “I believe the work of this class is important to the present — and to the future. Something I have always loved about the MIT community is that we seek, and we face, facts. What can history teach us now, as we work to invent the future? How can we make sure that the technologies we invent will contribute to making a better world for all?" Among other discoveries, the early research findings: offer insights about the role of MIT in the post-Civil War era of Reconstruction; reveal examples of racism in the culture of the early campus; and uncover the fact that MIT’s founder, William Barton Rogers, owned six enslaved people in Virginia, before he moved to Massachusetts in 1853. The findings also suggest new lines of research about the entangled relationship between the slave economies of the Atlantic world, the fields of science and engineering, and U.S. technical institutions. MIT seeks to encourage such new historical research and to contribute to the larger national conversation about the ongoing legacies of slavery — including how history helps us better understand the roles, impact, and responsibilities of science and technology institutions in contemporary society. The "MIT and Slavery" research project will continue into the foreseeable future and its findings will be shared via a website (http://bit.ly/2BGQdal) that is accessible to the MIT community, scholars, the public, and the media. LEARN MORE Letter from MIT President L. Rafael Reif: http://bit.ly/2BU32kF Video: MIT and the Legacy of Slavery: https://youtu.be/_iApKIZONqM MIT and Slavery website: http://bit.ly/2BGQdal MIT News story by Peter Dizikes: http://bit.ly/2Bl0xH9 News story by SHASS Communications: http://bit.ly/2CEnF09 3Q with Nobles and Wilder on the MLS Community Dialogues: http://bit.ly/2w9UcgX Ebony and Ivy, by Craig Steven Wilder: http://nyti.ms/2BnUmCb MIT News story: about Ebony and Ivy: http://bit.ly/2bWboHA Video by MIT Video Productions
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New Topics in Armenian History & Culture (afternoon)
 
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22nd Vardanants Day Armenian lecture series, titled "New Topics in Armenian History and Culture" explored the linguistic, artistic, social and musical history of Armenia. (Afternoon session) For transcript and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=83
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2015 AAA Invited Session: INDIGENOUS ANTHROPOLOGY
 
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EMERGENT PRAXIS AGAINST ANTHROPOLOGICAL DELIRIUMS There is something strangely familiar in the current tension between Indigenous praxis and its critics. In the second decade of the 21st century Indigeneity is simultaneously celebrated as “engaged practices of self-determination against daily traumas of colonial domination” (Perley 2014:53) and denigrated as relying “on obsolete anthropological notions and on a romantic and false ethnographic vision” (Kuper 2005:218). The celebratory interpretation offers a reconfiguration of Manuel's vision for an Indigenous Fourth World thriving alongside European colonial societies while the denigratory interpretation highlights the lasting effect of colonial deliriums as Western domination and dispossession of Indigenous Peoples. It has been over forty years since George Manuel envisioned an Indigenous Fourth World (1974) and Vine Deloria Jr. critiqued anthropology (1969[1988]). Manuel's two optimistic visions that colonial/settler societies were 1.) finally turning toward a more indigenous view of their colonial settlements and that 2.) they “may be beginning to work their way out of a value system based on conquest and competition” (266) have not come to pass. Today's imperial deliriums have reached a global scale and subjugate all peoples to the oppressive burdens of global imperialism. Meanwhile, Vine Deloria Jr.'s admonition that anthropologists “get down from their thrones of authority and PURE research and begin helping Indian tribes instead of preying on them,” (1969:100) has had a significant impact on anthropologists and their work in Indian communities. Unfortunately, the prospects for the emergence of Indigenous anthropology are undermined by residual colonial deliriums of anthropology. One of colonial anthropology's original deliriums was the “invention” of primitive peoples (Kuper 1988). That delirium has returned as a neo-imperial critique of Indigeneity as the “reinvention of primitive peoples” (Kuper 2005). The irony of Kuper's neo-imperial critique is his failure to imagine the inversion of the familiar from the strange; the constructed from the authentic; the imaginary from the real when viewed from the Indigenous experience. The participants on this round table engage the implications of colonial deliriums in anthropology and the emergence of Indigenous anthropology. Are Indigenous anthropologists doomed to articulate their understanding of Indigenous worlds within the constraints of “Western culture theory” as Kuper suggests? Or, are there Indigenous idioms that neo-imperialists can understand and accept? Do Western imaginaries of epistemology and ontology have salience and utility for Indigenous praxis? Or, do such imaginaries have corollary concepts that can heal colonial deliriums of conquest and competition? Can this round table discussion provide the critical catalyst for the emergence of an Indigenous anthropology that signals the end of imperial anthropology?
Transforming Teaching and Learning about American Indians: 3 Edwin Schupman 1
 
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Contemporary teaching about American Indians frequently present just a tiny glimpse into the rich and diverse cultures, histories, and contemporary lives of Native peoples. Transforming Teaching and Learning about American Indians is a symposium that explores the need to transform education about Native Americans that seek to address this deficiency and others. In this segment, Edwin Schupman, National Museum of the American Indian, speaks on "Racism Old and New: The Uncomfortable Relationship between Textbooks and American Indians." Edwin Schupman, a citizen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation of Oklahoma, is the manager of Native Knowledge 360° (NK360°), the National Museum of the American Indian’s national education initiative to inspire and promote improvement of education about American Indians. Schupman completed a master’s degree in Music Theory at Miami University and doctoral coursework in ethnomusicology at the University of California, Los Angeles. After completing a repatriation project with early recordings of American Indian music at the American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress, he began his long career in the field of American Indian education. Beginning in 1988 he worked for ORBIS Associates, an American Indian education firm, creating culture and standards-based lessons on American Indian topics, training teachers nationwide, and evaluating educational projects. At the Bureau of Indian Education, Schupman co-wrote a culture-based health and wellness curriculum and developed a national teacher training program. In 2004, he joined the education staff at the National Museum of the American Indian. During Schupman’s career, he has conducted education work in more than 170 Native American reservation and non-reservation communities nationwide. The symposium was webcast and recorded in the National Museum of the American Indian Rasmuson Theater on November 1, 2018.
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ألش خانة | إيران ج٢- الحلزونة   IRAN 2 - The Maze
 
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الحلقة الثانية من سلسلة إيران عن انقلاب مصدق.. حكاية ثورة.. ثم ضياعها، ثم استرجاعها، ثم محاولة الانقلاب عليها.. ثم انتصار الثورة، ثم محاولة انقلاب ثانية، ثم انتصار ثاني... وهووب.. ضاعت الثورة والديمقراطية بسبب الثوار في سيناريو بيرسم كتالوج للانقلابات في المنطقة. والسيناريو لسه بيتعاد.. الحلقة القادمة (إيران ٣) عن النجم اللي غير موازين القوى ولعب على كل الحبال.. تابعونا.. لمراجعة الحلقة الأولى من السلسلة.. إيران ١(الشرارة): https://youtu.be/nBQKZcFkIIM ****************************************************** شكراَ لمتابعة الألش خانة :) ما تنسى الاشتراك بالقناة 👆وتفعيل الإشعارات 📢 ليصلك كل جديد. Subscribe and activate notifications so you don't miss our videos حساباتنا على وسائل التواصل/ Social Media: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/alshakhanah 📇 Facebook- vlog: https://www.facebook.com/alsh5anah.weekly 📇 Facebook Ali- Alsh5angy: https://www.facebook.com/alshkhangy.alalshkhanah📇 Instagram: http://instagram.com/alsh5anah 📷 Twitter: http://twitter.com/alsh5anah 🐥 Telegram: www.telegram.me/Alshakhanah 📟 لمشاهدة باقي حلقات "بالهجايص": https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLDraXkdEhWYkUBabp9MKNz6s6tbbtNM26 لمشاهدة باقي حلقات "ألش خانة بالترجمة الإنجليزية": To watch Alsh5anah videos with English subtitles- “Alshkhanah in English”: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLDraXkdEhWYlSvJD6BIVlKdo8XYwpZe9d ****************************************************** المصادر: http://www.mohammadmossadegh.com http://nsarchive.gwu.edu/NSAEBB/NSAEBB435/ NY Times Release, Aug 1953): http://tinyurl.com/ht3xwgz CIA Declassified docs: http://tinyurl.com/zb57l8t Adventure in The Middle East : Excursions and Incursions- Donald Wilber (CIA) Encyclopædia Iranica-www.Iranicaonline.org Thierry Coville- Iran, La evolution invisible Iran in Revolution: The Opposition Forces-Ervand Abrahamian Iran Between Two Revolutions- Ervand Abrahamia خاطرات وتألمات مصدق (مذكرات مصدق) مصدق والانقلاب (الصراع على السلطة في إيران)- هوما كاتوزيان تاريخ إيران السياسي بين ثورتين- آمال السبكي موسوعة تاريخ إيران السياسي- د. حسن كريم الجاف الثورة البائسة- د. الشيعي موسى الموسوي إيران: دراسة عن الثورة والدولة- د.وليد عبدالناصر الخبرة الإيرانية- الانتقال من الثورة إلى الدولة- د. أمل حمادة الوثائقيات: http://tinyurl.com/hyub5lz http://tinyurl.com/gujwgxm http://tinyurl.com/zlm9wq7
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La charte des distractions
 
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http://chartedesdistractions.com/ «La charte des distractions» propose un regard critique sur le projet de loi 60 du Parti Québécois, actuellement discuté dans l'espace public. La complexité des multiples enjeux soulevés à l'occasion du débat y est explorée par des intervenant-e-s touché-e-s de diverses manières par ce projet de Charte. Participez à la discussion sur le film -- sur facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/514157665367171/ Participez à la discussion sur le film -- sur twitter: #chartelefilm (https://twitter.com/search?q=%23chartelefilm)
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Picking Judges in the 21st Century
 
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Law Journa/Infinity Project Symposium on Picking Judges in 21st Century with Linda Greenhouse.
Gary Okihiro, "Third World Studies: Theorizing Liberation"
 
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In 1968 the Third World Liberation Front at San Francisco State College demanded the creation of a Third World studies program to counter the existing curricula that ignored issues of power—notably, imperialism and oppression. The administration responded by institutionalizing an ethnic studies program; Third World studies was over before it began. Detailing the field's genesis and premature death, Gary Y. Okihiro presents an intellectual history of ethnic studies and Third World studies and shows where they converged and departed by identifying some of their core ideas, concepts, methods, and theories. In so doing, he establishes the contours of a unified field of study—Third World studies—that pursues a decolonial politics by examining the human condition broadly, especially in regard to oppression, and critically analyzing the locations and articulations of power as manifested in the social formation. Okihiro's framing of Third World studies moves away from ethnic studies' liberalism and its U.S.-centrism to emphasize the need for complex thinking and political action in the drive for self-determination. Presented by the Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity at Brown University www.brown.edu/race November 10, 2016 Brown University
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Congressman Frank Wolf: Nigeria & International Religious Freedom
 
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FOLLOW US: www.westminster-institute.org/ Twitter: twitter.com/Westminster_Ins Facebook: facebook.com/WestminsterInstitute FOLLOW 21 Wilberforce: http://www.21wilberforce.org Twitter: https://twitter.com/21Wilberforce Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/21wilberforce Congressman Frank Wolf was widely acknowledged as the "conscience" of the Congress during his long service in the House of Representatives. First elected in 1980, he left Congress at the end of his 17th term in 2015 to focus exclusively on human rights and religious freedom. Long before the "Arab Spring" turned into an "Arab Winter," Congressman Wolf sounded the alarm about the worsening plight of religious minorities, notably the ancient Christian communities in both Iraq and Egypt. He has recently returned from a trip to Nigeria. Nigeria is on the verge of fracturing along religious fault lines. Ethnic and religious minorities in northern Nigeria face systemic and systematic discrimination. Muslims and Christians in northeastern Nigeria are profoundly and negatively impacted by the terrorist violence pursued by Boko Haram. Christians risk extinction in Nigeria's northeast. Congressman Wolf continues to be an advocate for those who cannot speak for themselves. In January 2015, he was appointed the first-ever Wilson Chair in Religious Freedom at Baylor University. That same month he joined the 21st Century Wilberforce Initiative, a newly created religious freedom group, as Distinguished Senior Fellow. He is the author of the International Religious Freedom Act, which infused America's first freedom - religious freedom - into U.S. foreign policy by creating the International Religious Freedom Office at the State Department.
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Todd Huizinga - The EU and Global Governance
 
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Todd Huizinga, a former U.S. diplomat, is a senior research fellow at the Paul B. Henry Institute for the Study of Christianity and Politics at Calvin College and author of "The New Totalitarian Temptation."