Religion, Nationalism and the Culture of Remembran

“Silence in the face of evil is itself evil: God will not hold us guiltless. Not to speak is to speak. Not to act is to act.” Dietrich Bonhoeffer Centre for the Study of Religion, Politics and Society presents a documentary Religion, Nationalism and Culture of Remebrance Both, Religion and Continue Reading

Conflict, Democracy & Development in the Great Lakes Region

MODERATOR: Hello, everyone. Good afternoon. Welcome to the New York Foreign Press Center. My name is Monica Shie. I’m very honored today to have the U.S. special envoy and the UN special envoy for the Great Lakes region of Africa. We have Special Envoy Thomas Perriello and Special Envoy Said Continue Reading

Alvin Plantinga: Science & Religion – Where the Conflict Really Lies

(upbeat music) – Thanks very much, Tom. Let me say, first it’s a pleasure to be here at Biola. I’ve been here on previous occasions, and had a good time, every time. And it’s a pleasure to be back. I should say about Tom, he was one of the best Continue Reading

Black Nationalism and the Peoples’ Movement – Glen Ford on Reality Asserts Itself (3/3)

PAUL JAY: Welcome back to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay, and this is Reality Asserts Itself on The Real News Network. We’re continuing our series of interviews with Glen Ford, the executive editor of Black Agenda Report. Thanks for joining us again, Glen. GLEN FORD: Thanks for the Continue Reading


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The Middle East’s cold war, explained

The Middle East is one of the most complex regions in the world: Currently there are 4 failing states and 3 wars, with major powers increasingly taking opposite sides. Countless armed militias and terrorist groups are spreading violence across borders. The region has seen conflict after conflict going back well Continue Reading

Israel-Palestine conflict – summary from 1917 to present

One hundred years ago began a regional conflict that would quickly become one of the world’s most complex and controversial A conflict between two very different people for the same territory. To better understand its reasons and underlying issues, let’s retrace the Israeli-Palestinian conflict on a map. We are in Continue Reading

The Cold War – summary of main stages of conflict

During the second half of the 20th century, the world’s two major powers were engaged in a face-off without direct confrontation for almost 45 years. Let’s trace on a map the chain of events that shaped the Cold War. At the end of World War II, major European powers are Continue Reading

“Karl Marx” – Assassin’s Creed: Real History

Hi everyone, my name is Robius and today I’m here to present to you the tenth episode in the new iteration of Assassin’s Creed the Real History. In this series I review the depiction of characters in the Assassin’s Creed franchise and use that as a launching point to compare Continue Reading

Iraq Explained — ISIS, Syria and War

يا عزيزي. عندما تعتقد انه تم حل مشكلة العراق، ذلك لأنك لم تسمع عنها منذ فترة يعود كل شيء إلى الفوضى والرعب والإرهاب ماذا حدث؟ في عام 2003، غزت الولايات المتحدة العراق بسبب زعم ارتباطها بالإرهاب وأسلحة الدمار الشامل في ذلك الوقت، صدام حسين، ديكتاتور صارم يحكم البلاد وكان من Continue Reading