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The Congress of Vienna: Crash Course European History #23

The Congress of Vienna: Crash Course European History #23

Hi I’m John Green and this is Crash Course European History. So how did Europe restore order after the social and political upheaval of the French Revolution and the Napoleonic regime? Well, European leaders got together and set up a committee–or a “Congress”–that met in Vienna to set things straight. It’s a great town, Vienna. …

North Korea – summary of 70 years of history

It’s one of the most closed and isolated countries in the world. Ruled with an iron fist for 70 years by the Kim dynasty. This country is also a thorn on the side of the largest military power in the world, the United States. Let’s trace on a map the evolution of North Korea, ever …

Local Confederate monument no longer a historical site

Local Confederate monument no longer a historical site

JEFF: PORTLAND POLICE ARE NEW AT 11:00. A PRIVATELY OWNED, CONFEDERATE MONUMENT IN WASHINGTON STATE, IS NO LONGER HISTORIC. TONIGHT, AT A PUBLIC HEARING, THE CLARK COUNTY HISTORIC COMMISSION VOTED TO REMOVE IT FROM IT’S LIST OF HISTORIC SITES. OUR ANDREW DYMBURT WAS AT THAT MEETING AND HE’S HERE LIVE WITH ALL THE DETAILS, ANDREW. …

NDNP Podcast 10 – Overcoming Historical Language Barriers

NDNP Podcast 10 – Overcoming Historical Language Barriers

Sometimes the results that we’re expecting or that we want don’t show up. There are several reasons why this could happen. This podcast will focus on overcoming historical vocabulary differences and using alternatives to controlled vocabulary. This may sound confusing or complicated right now but trust me, if you stick with me, you understand everything …