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Battle of Quebec | Animated History

Battle of Quebec | Animated History

This video is sponsored by the armchair historian website more on that later Today we’re going to talk about the unsuccessful American invasion of Canada. The first one let’s start with some context in 1763 the British Empire emerged victorious against France in the Seven Years War Suddenly the British found themselves with a large …

The American Revolution – OverSimplified (Part 1)

*Fancy music* “Hooooooly smokes!” Christopher Columbus! That is no way to address the King and Queen of Spain! What is wrong with you?” “Ok. Ok!” “So you know how we’re looking for a new trade route to India, right?” “Right” “And the earth is round, right?” “Right.” “So I’m thinking we can just sail the …

Cannabis: A Lost History (FULL DOCUMENTARY)

In 2012, after 75 years of prohibition, Colorado and Washington state legalized recreational marijuana, with other states slowly but surely following suit. But long before prohibition, Long before the united states, even, Cannabis had been established as an integral part of human civilization. From it’s depiction in the cave paintings of Japan To it’s usage …