Age of Jackson: Crash Course US History #14

Hi I’m John Green. This is Crash Course U.S. history and today, after last week’s bummer on slavery, we turn to a happier topic: the rise of democratization in the U.S. This was also known as the Age of Jackson, no Stan, not that Jackson. No, no, Stan, come’on seriously. Continue Reading

American retreat and the rise of Russia, China, and Iran | reTHINK TANK

GARY SCHMITT: The United States faces security threats from multiple states and groups, and in multiple regions of the world. But it does so at a time when public opinion is less supportive of American efforts to address those threats than anytime in decades. Since the inconclusive wars in Iraq Continue Reading

Dolkun Isa, President of World Uyghur Congress | 2019 Democracy Award

Uyghur people are suffering a lot, this is not new. Since occupation in 1949, all Uyghurs rights including political, cultural, economic, religious, has been continually violated by the Chinese Communist Party. I’m living in a free country, I live in Germany, but if I saw such a huge pressure on Continue Reading

Rules for Rulers Reaction: A Case for Libertarian Socialism

Do you want to rule? Do you see the problems in your country and know how to fix them? Hey guys, today we’re gonna explore the beautifully produced rules for rulers by CGP Grey which itself is an adaptation of the dictators handbook by Professor Bruce Bueno De Mesquita If Continue Reading

THE COMMUNIST ARE SELLING OUT LAOS

We see with our own eyes right now how the Communist are selling out Laotians. They’re letting foreigners own and buy Laos. Were talking 30 years, 50 years, 100 years and so forth. They do as they please. The Communist are also letting foreigners settle in Laos. Were talking millions Continue Reading

Economic Update: Marxism’s Contribution

Welcome friends to another edition of Economic Update a weekly program devoted to the economic dimensions of our lives, jobs, debts, incomes, our own those looming down the road, those of our kids I’m your host Richard Wolff, I’ve been a professor of economics all my adult life and I Continue Reading

Economic Update: Rise and Fall of the USSR

Welcome, friends, to another edition of Economic Update—the weekly program devoted to the economic dimensions of our lives: jobs, debts, incomes, our own and those of our children. I’m your host, Richard Wolff, and I prepare these economic updates each week. Today, we’re going to depart briefly from our normal Continue Reading

Richard Wolff Explains 3 Kinds of Socialism

So I want to devote this program to going over with you the three major ways this idea of socialism is understood, because those ways are relevant today, those ways are fighting it out amongst themselves in terms of the allegiance, feelings and thoughts of people around the world, and Continue Reading