Trump Supporters Chant “Send Her Back”

THANK ME IN THE MORNING, JUST. THE PRESIDENT PUT ON A REAL SCORCHER OF A SHOW LAST NIGHT. DON’T KNOW IF YOU SAW ANY OF IT, BUT TRUMP HELD A RALLY IN NORTH KOREA, I MEAN NORTH CAROLINA LAST NIGHT. [CHEERS AND APPLAUSE] AND I DON’T KNOW IF SOMEONE OVER Continue Reading

Economic Update: China’s Economic Record and Strategy

This program is a follow-up on an earlier program we did. That program was devoted to the Soviet Union, that first example in the modern period of history of an attempt to build a socialist society. I built that program and the one today around the following assumption; that in Continue Reading

McCarthyism | Wikipedia audio article

McCarthyism is the practice in the United States of making accusations of subversion or treason without proper regard for evidence. The term refers to U.S. senator Joseph McCarthy (R-Wisconsin) and has its origins in the period in the United States known as the Second Red Scare, lasting from the late Continue Reading

Alexander Dubček | Wikipedia audio article

Alexander Dubček (Slovak pronunciation: [ˈalɛksandɛr ˈduptʃɛk]; 27 November 1921 – 7 November 1992) was a Slovak politician who served as the First secretary of the Presidium of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia (KSČ) (de facto leader of Czechoslovakia) from January 1968 to April 1969. He attempted Continue Reading

The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka (Free Audio Book in English Language)

This is a LibriVox recording. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain. For more information or to volunteer, visit librivox.org. Reading by David Lewis Richardson. The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka Translated by Ian Johnston. Chapter I, part 1 One morning, as Gregor Samsa was waking up from anxious dreams, Continue Reading

Can You Beat Fallout 3 With Only Frag Mines?

Most of the weapons in Fallout 3 are designed to do direct damage to an enemy. A baseball bat, for example, slams against someone’s face and shatters it. But there’s a weapon that requires more patience than almost anything else in the game. Can You Beat Fallout 3 With Only Continue Reading

How Do the Economics of Star Trek Actually Work?

The people living in Star Trek’s United Federation of Planets owe an awful lot to Nicholas Meyer. Not only did he co-write and direct what a lot of us consider to be the two best Star Trek movies ever made – Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan and Star Continue Reading

Exploring the ‘Nazi Village’ of Jamel

german [Musik] wir sehen jetzt auf dem feldweg nach jamel ist so ungefähr noch anderthalb kilometern vier felder blum keine anderen autos keine leute also bis jetzt sind es einfach nur hübsch aus abgelegen ja man ist in der presse auch bekannt als nazi dorf das wollte ich eben schon Continue Reading

Freiraum Tirana

A society based on social and economic contrasts becomes a burden for the individual so much that certain layers of population have nostalgia for the past and the lack of freedom. Many good things of those times have been ruined, for example the family. I feel freedom in a way Continue Reading

Mike Pompeo on Hong Kong protests, Iranian aggression

PREVENT A MASSIVE CHANGE. ON THAT AND MUCH MORE TONIGHT, SECRETARY OF STATE, MIKE POMPEO JOINS US NOW. GOOD TO SEE YOU TONIGHT. THANK YOU VERY MUCH FOR BEING HERE.>>GREAT TO BE WITH YOU.>>Martha: WHAT YOU MAKE OF THAT? THAT’S A PRETTY INTERESTING STORY.>>I’VE SEEN THOSE REPORTS AND I KNOW Continue Reading