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The Birth of Mankind 1540 | Book History

The Birth of Mankind 1540 | Book History

Today there are so many books available on pregnancy, childbirth, and newborn care that expectant parents can feel paralyzed by choice. In Tudor-era England there weren’t any options until 1540 and the publication of the Birth of Mankind. In this video, I’m gonna introduce you to the book and we’re gonna get a bit [sexy …

Why Does Israel Exist?

Why Does Israel Exist?

A second stretch goal in one month! I said these stretch goals were controversial, didn’t I? Today we’re going to talk about… maybe the most controversial conflict of the modern age. A story millennia in the making, and one so big it’s going to be a two-parter. Let’s talk about the story of the Arab-Israeli …

Will Catalonia Declare Independence After Spain Moves to Impose Direct Rule, Oust Catalan Leaders?

Will Catalonia Declare Independence After Spain Moves to Impose Direct Rule, Oust Catalan Leaders?

AMY GOODMAN: This is Democracy Now!, Democracy Now.org, The War and Peace Report. I’m Amy Goodman. We begin today’s show with the political crisis in Spain. On Saturday, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said he’s moving to impose direct rule over Catalonia, stripping the northeastern region of its autonomy in efforts to crush Catalonia’s independence …