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History Summarized: Malta

History Summarized: Malta

The history of the Mediterranean is both very long and very crowded. So it’s hard to get a big picture when we’re busy investigating individual civilizations like Egypt, Rome, or the Ottomans. However, a great way to see the whole of Mediterranean history is actually to zoom right in on the middle, to the island …

History Summarized: Brazil

History Summarized: Brazil

This video is brought to you by Squarespace. It’s a website, and so can you! I messed that up. With all of my talk of empires throughout world history I messed that up. With all of my talk of empires throughout world history, it’s easy to forget that colonies have feelings too. Not only is …

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 …

History Summarized: Mexico

Mexico has got a lot going on in its history, from ancient civilizations building temples to the Sun and sowing panic about the year 2012, to a great Empire with a city in the middle of a lake and a habit of hucking people off of pyramids, to its less-than-willing participation in New World globalization …

Chupa Chups // TheCandyGuy

Chupa Chups // TheCandyGuy

Welcome back to my channel TheCandyGuy where i talk about treats for the sweet tooth Today I’m going to talk about Chupa Chups Chupa Chups were introduced in 1958 by Enric Bernat in Spain The original name for Chupa Chups was Gol like goal in English I think that was straightforward but I didn’t want …