Americans Try Labeling Midwestern States

– Is Montana in the Midwest or out of the Midwest? Nobody knows. (playful music) – Every state that’s not on the East Coast or West Coast sounds like a Midwest state. (playful music) – [Voiceover] Is Tennessee a part of the Midwest? – North Dakota, South Dakota. – These Continue Reading

The Secret Country of Transnistria

This isn’t the Soviet Union… I’m in the unrecognized, secret country of Transnistria (Welcome to Transnistria!) You’re not going to find Transnistria on any world map They have no representatives in the U.N. And no country in the world recognizes them as a country Still, Transnistria has their own government… Continue Reading

US Middle Class 27th Richest in World

the u_s_ middle-class is the twenty seventh richest in the world alternate has a right of about this uh… let’s put up with the chart if we can the time and as you can see here their are uh… there are many countries where we’re talking about the middle class Continue Reading

The Industrial Revolution: Crash Course European History #24

Hi I’m John Green and this is Crash Course European History. So we’re going to turn our attention now to the Industrial Revolution, one of the most significant developments in human history. Like, imagine with me that it’s 1820. I got this idea from the economist Robert Gordon by the Continue Reading

The Girls Who Fled To Syria: Groomed By The Islamic State

Kanaka matsarata Kalka Methuselah love white button was one in my definition life is to be a puzzle the man that’s the goal the goal of your entire life and thinking about our daughter day and night she asking me I don’t want to contact anyone I change my number Continue Reading

Russia’s Geography Problem

This is a Wendover Productions video made possible by Backblaze and in collaboration with Alternate History Hub and Real Life Lore. Russia is immense–it spans 5,000 miles across, 2,000 miles vertically12, crosses 11 time zones3, borders everywhere from Norway to North Korea4, and is as close to Anchorage as it Continue Reading

El Precariado / The Precariat – Guy Standing

well the book is about the global transformation we’re experiencing we’re at a particular crisis point and we have to understand historically why the crisis is producing a new class structure and essentially what happened was back in the 1980s the neoliberals took command of the economic policy and strategy Continue Reading

Wealth and Power in America: Social Class, Income Distribution, Finance and the American Dream

this is the way the Constitution was set up by reading the Federalist Papers they were very preoccupied with this and because they were concerned about the fact that the economic system placed the money and property into the hands of a few they knew that those who didn’t have Continue Reading

Cameron: State multiculturalism has failed

what I’m about to say is drawn from the British experience but I believe there are general lessons for us all in the UK some young men find it hard to identify with the traditional Islam practiced at home by their parents whose customs can seem staid whenst when transplanted Continue Reading