Inside Turkey’s Election: A Democracy on the Brink | The Dispatch

To see what democracy looks like when its institutions are under threat and its very survival is in question, we came to Istanbul. The streets were filled with supporters of President Erdogan a who’s been riding a wave of popularity that has kept him in power for 15 years. For Continue Reading

Money, Religion, Freedom: Expat Life In Qatar w/ Andy McGinlay

Andy, welcome back. thank you, I’m hijacking Arabic Mike’s channel for the second time that’s right yeah, you might have seen Andy previously in a video we shot it was almost exactly a year ago in Dubai that we shot that last video ‘Meet the Guy with the Emirates Tattoo’ Continue Reading

House Dems consider measures against Israel over Omar, Tlaib ban

>>WELCOME BACK TO “FOX & FRIENDS FIRST”, PRESIDENT TRUMP PUSHING BACK ON HOUSE DEMOCRATS WHO ARE LOOKING AT RETALIATORY ACTION AGAINST U.S. AND ISRAELI AMBASSADORS AFTER ISRAEL’S GOVERNMENT STOPPED REPRESENTATIVES TLAIB AND OMAR FROM VISITING THE COUNTRY. JOINING US NOW WITH HIS REACTION FOUNDATION FOR DEFENSE OF DEMOCRACY’S PRESIDENT CLIFF Continue Reading

Socialist Equality Party campaigns in California

This is Archie stone reporting for the World Socialist Web Site. I’m here with a team of reporters in Encanto San Diego. We’re talking to workers about their social conditions as well as the 2016 elections. We’re bringing to them the program of the Socialist Equality Party with its two Continue Reading

Feature History – Soviet-Afghan War

It’s time we stop Stalin and Marx this topic off the list. And if you’re hoping for something else, well Soviet. Oh god what have I done. Hello and welcome to Feature History. Brought to you by the Great Courses Plus, more on that later, and featuring the Soviet-Afghan war. Continue Reading

Why Does The U.S. Love Israel?

Why does the US support Israel? It’s a simple question, but simply stating it as a question can elicit defensive or hostile reactions. Supporters of Israel find the question itself offensive because they see Israel as a democratic nation with a right to their own land and freedoms. So, why Continue Reading

Tlaib rejects Israel’s offer to visit West Bank after facing criticism

CONGRESSWOMAN IS REJECTING THE ISRAEL INITIALLY BANNING HER TO LEAVE AND BEGAN HER FROM VISITING BUT THEN EXTENDED AN OFFER TO ALLOW HER TO VISIT HER GRANDFATHER. SHE IS IN JERUSALEM WITH MORE ON THIS.>>REPRESENTATIVE SAYS SHE WILL NOT VISIT ISRAEL AFTER BEING GRANTED A HUMANITARIAN USING VISIT BY THE Continue Reading

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

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

Free or Equal – Full Video

My name is Johan Norberg, a writer and an analyst, and I was born and raised here in Sweden. I was three years old, when the Nobel Prize in Economics was awarded to Milton Friedman here in Stockholm. This is Stockholm City Hall, the traditional place for the Nobel banquet. Continue Reading