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The Stories of Survivors

The Stories of Survivors

[Daniela Shapiro] I’ve been drawing my whole life. So I always liked storytelling and it was always a way to express anything going on in my life. [sound of typing] I study philosophy and I think it does connect in that the thing that I love about philosophy is still creative. Like, when you have …

Feature History – Meiji Restoration

Feature History – Meiji Restoration

[Dramatic Japanese oriental music] BEAUTY AND HARMONY… GOVERNED BY ONE ETERNAL LAW… ALL THAT BEGINS… MUST END… THE REIGN OF THE SHOGUNATE IS OVER! Sorry, I always wanted to do that. [Intro music] Hello, and welcome to Feature History, featuring the Meiji Restoration… or, more accurately, Meiji’s Cabinet’s Restoration. The boy was still trying to …

Feature History – The Troubles (1/2)

Feature History – The Troubles (1/2)

Oh Diddly dee! A leprechaun put a bomb in me potato, ah! Now with all the Irish people having been disgusted and left, we can start. Hello and welcome to Feature History. Featuring the impatiently awaited and source of much pester – The Troubles. A rather understated name for a 30-year long period of sectarian …

Feature History – Texas Revolution

Feature History – Texas Revolution

This video is brought to you by Brilliant. Howdy partner, and welcome to Feature History – featuring the Texas Revolution, a time back when the US liked illegal border-crossing. Edgy humor aside, that time was back in the early 19th century The area today known as Texas was a part of Mexico, the US had …

Feature History – Opium Wars

Feature History – Opium Wars

Trade deficits, political pussy-footing, and hardcore drugs. Welcome to the Opium Wars. (♪) Hi, and welcome to Feature History, featuring the Opium Wars. In this video we’re going to be detailing the causes of these wars, explaining the aftermath of the wars, and describing how it impacts us today. So if that’s what your school …

The Big Bang: Crash Course Big History #1

The Big Bang: Crash Course Big History #1

Hi. I’m John Green and this is Crash Course Big History, in which we’ll be looking at the history of, like, everything. I’m talking about 13.8 billion years, from the big bang to now. I mean, in this series, we are literally going to attempt to tell you the story of what Douglas Adams famously …

Feature History – Seven Years’ War

Feature History – Seven Years’ War

the Seven Years War a legendary conflict that involved every great power of Europe spanned five continents and affected the world for centuries to come its legacy now lives on and dull history courses at bore me to tears I’d to read those for this I hope you appreciate that [Music] hello and welcome to …