PELLEK – FUGUE STATE (Music Video)

Fly dragon, under the rainbow Far from monsters, dungeons and scarecrows Oh, where in hell do we go? I follow the wind Wish I was the master of my own dream But I am trapped inside this fugue state Ye-ah! What happens here will stay with me Like spots on Continue Reading

Accent – “Keep the Faith” (Michael Jackson Cover)

If you call out loud Will it get inside Through the heart of your surrender To your alibis And you can say the words Like you understand But the power’s in believing So give yourself a chance ‘Cause you can Climb the highest mountain Swim the deepest sea All you Continue Reading

2. Absolutism and the State

Prof: So, what I want to do today–again, this is a parallel holding pattern lecture. I’m going to talk about absolute rule. This parallels what you’re reading. It’s just to make clear, with some emphasis, about the importance of the development of absolute rule. Now, one of the points I 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

Charles V and the Holy Roman Empire: Crash Course World History #219

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course World History, and today we’re going to talk about the Holy Roman Empire. Which as Voltaire famously pointed out, was not holy, or Roman, or an empire. But the Holy Roman Empire can help us understand world history, especially during the reign Continue Reading

BREAKING France Poses Biggest Test Yet for Trump’s Brand of Nationalism – News

France Poses Biggest Test Yet for Trump’s Brand of Nationalism. When President Trump swept into the White House in January, some of his advisers gleefully predicted that his victory would set off a populist wave across Europe, scattering mainstream parties on the left and right and wedding Europeans to the Continue Reading

Are Referendums Bad For Democracy?

2016 was the year of controversial referendums. In Colombia, voters rejected a peace deal that would have brought an end to half a century of war. In the United Kingdom, voters opted to leave the European Union, the first country to do so since the Union’s formation. And in Thailand, Continue Reading

Internet and democracy: Alban Martin at TEDxRennes

If I were told that I would be greeted as a rock star to talk about democracry, I would have come earlier on TED stage usually I do not speak in front of such a massive and warm audience So I am very happy to talk with you about this Continue Reading

WW2: The Resource War – Arsenal of Democracy – Extra History – #1

Cicero once said that the “Sinews of war were infinite money.” Never has that been more true than in the second World War. This little bonus extra history series is going to be all about the complex economic struggle that underpinned the most colossal conflict in human history. These episodes Continue Reading

Christopher Dickey: We’re Seeing The Death Of Democracy In America & Europe | The 11th Hour | MSNBC

>>>MR. PRESIDENT, ARE YOU>>>MR. PRESIDENT, ARE YOU CONSIDERING SECRETARY TEMPO TO CONSIDERING SECRETARY TEMPO TO ALSO BE THE NATIONAL SECURITY ALSO BE THE NATIONAL SECURITY ADVISER? ADVISER?>>I THINK HE’S FANTASTIC BUT I>>I THINK HE’S FANTASTIC BUT I ACTUALLY SPOKE TO MIKE POMPEO ACTUALLY SPOKE TO MIKE POMPEO ABOUT THAT. ABOUT Continue Reading