The Birth Of An Amazonian Cult: Cocaine And Faith In The Amazon (Part 1)

Sir David Attenborough: an interview with the Wellcome Trust

I have no doubt that the fundamental source of all our problems, particularly our environmental problems, is population growth. I can’t think of a single problem that wouldn’t be easier to solve if there were less people. And the projections now are awesome. In the time that I’ve been making Continue Reading

The Special Ops Olympics

The Promised Land: Cocaine And Faith In The Amazon (Full Length)

Exploring Peru | David Whitehill in the Sacred Valley – Part 1

We’ve been traveling with Scenic to some of Peru’s most amazing sights and today we’re exploring the Sacred Valley. Well this is our very first stop here in the Andes and I don’t know if it’s a high altitude or this incredible view but jeez it takes your breath away, Continue Reading

Why Are People In Venezuela Starving (Hyperinflation Explained)?

Venezuela’s economic crisis has made headlines all over the world for the past few years. Hunger is widespread there. Unable to afford the small amount of food available in supermarkets, many Venezuelans have resorted to eating garbage to survive. Even zoo animals in Venezuela are starving according to a report Continue Reading

What six years in captivity taught me about fear and faith (English subtitles) | Ingrid Betancourt

Translator: Camille Martínez The first time I felt fear I was 41 years old. People have always said I was brave. When I was little, I’d climb the highest tree, and I’d approach any animal fearlessly. I liked challenges. My father used to say, “Good steel can withstand any temperature.” Continue Reading

Economic Update: Capitalism in Denial

[music] Welcome, friends, to another edition of Economic Update, a weekly program that you’re quite familiar with by now, and you’re also familiar with me. I’m your host, Richard Wolff. I want to talk today in the beginning of our program about two parallel economic developments, one in the United Continue Reading

Football as a Religion: The Church of Maradona

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War and Nation Building in Latin America: Crash Course World History 225

Hi, I’m John Green. This is Crash Course World History, and today we’re gonna return to two of our favorite themes: the creation of nation-states and the role of war. And we’re gonna focus on a region that often gets overlooked in world history, Latin America. Me from the Past: Continue Reading