John Schoonbee: Panel discussion on “What evidence can we trust?”

Hi everybody, we’re running a little late. If you could please sit down for me. I’m very pleased that that got the blood pumping a little bit and as Fiona said, I think the steam was rising a little bit and there are disagreements and what’s astonishing is that the Continue Reading

Can eating fruit be bad for you? – Trust Me, I’m A Doctor: Series 7, Episode 2 – BBC Two

Let’s compare an apple to a can of full-sugar fizzy drink. Typically, a regular-sized soft drink contains about seven to eight teaspoons of sugar. This apple contains four teaspoons of sugar. So, have two apples and you’ve taken in as much sugar as you had in this can. That sugar Continue Reading

Behind the Scenes: Inside the Kitchen for the France State Dinner

Cristeta Comerford: State Dinner, of course, is the highest honor that a host country could bestow to a visiting country. So like for the French dinner what we want to do is show what the bounties of the Americas is like. We want to give our guests a taste of Continue Reading

Capitalism Hits Home: Sugar Arrangements: Intimate Personal Connection For Sale [Clip]

The sugar industry or sugar arrangements have mushroomed in the United States in tandem with the mushrooming costs of higher education, and the shift of the tax burden on to the mass of people. Without a college degree, young people face a wall in employment and future opportunities. For almost Continue Reading

CarbLoaded: A Culture Dying to Eat (International Subtitles)

الإفراط في الكربوهيدرات :ثقافة شعب همه الأكل هذا ليث لقد عرفته هو و زوجته لمدة عشرين عاما تقريبا. في الواقع، منذ نحو عشر سنوات بدأنا شركتنا الخاصة معا في عام 2009، كان المخرطة ستة و تلاتون عاما ويزن مئة و خمسة وستون رطلا انه اكل تقريبا مستوى النظام الغذائى الاميركى Continue Reading

Social Aspects of Caribbean Slavery

hello this is my fourth video on sugar slavery in the Caribbean this one dealing with such issues as the treatment of the slaves the nature of fieldwork on the plantations and some characteristics of slave society the treatment of the slaves in the Americas varied enormously varying with the Continue Reading