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Liberty or Death Movie

Liberty or Death Movie

What you’re about to watch is likely different from most videos you’ve seen before. Admittedly, it is intense and contains a lot of information. There is no agenda behind this film, and no money to exchange hands. You will likely find yourself pausing this video, taking notes, and looking things up to fact check and …

Crusades ??? …history explained!

Crusades ??? …history explained!

With Bruges’ character so heavily drawn from the Middle Ages, and with the Middle Ages so heavily linked with its most famous event, the Crusades, I want to explore what the Crusades actually is so let’s go back in time. With the Christian Byzantine Empire being gradually conquered more and more by the Muslim Seljuk …

Harun al-Rashid | The Golden Prime | 766CE – 809CE

Harun al-Rashid | The Golden Prime | 766CE – 809CE

Harun al-Rashid is, without a doubt, the most famous caliph. Even those who don’t know anything about Islamic history know the name of Harun al-Rashid. Most of what we think we know about him comes more from exotic imagination and the Arabian Nights than from actual history. Whenever someone talks about a good leader in …