Tag «War»

Still on the right side of history? #chooselove

Still on the right side of history? #chooselove

200 boys and girls wave a greeting to England Land of the free Behind these happy pictures lies the grim tragedy of nearly a year of civil war Still echoing their ears, the devastating roar of guns These children have been snatched from a living horror Here we hope the remembrance of the past will …

Generations Throughout History

Generations Throughout History

(rumbling) (eerie music) (soft music) (static) (soft music) (piano music) (soft relaxing music) (soft rock music) (perplexed music) (chiming music) (soft relaxing music) (“Wait” ) ♫ As long as we’re together ♫ This moment last forever ♫ And what will she say ♫ Will my heart be torn ♫ Maybe there’s some else to keep …

WW2 – OverSimplified (Part 2)

WW2 – OverSimplified (Part 2)

This video was made possible by Skillshare, an online learning community. Stick around until the end of the video to learn how you can get an exclusive deal just for OverSimplified viewers. So, what else is happening? Well, when I said Britain was all alone, that wasn’t entirely true. Many commonwealth nations and other allied …

Shakespeare – The History of English (3/10)

Shakespeare – The History of English (3/10)

The History of English in ten minutes. Chapter 3: Shakespeare, or a plaque on both his houses. As the dictionary tells us about 2000 new words and phrases were invented by William Shakespeare. He gave us handy words like eyeball, puppy dog and anchovy and more show-offy words like dauntless, besmirch and lacklustre. He came …

Feature History – Chinese Civil War

Feature History – Chinese Civil War

I will not do an offensive Chinese impression. I will not do an offensive Chinese impression. I will not do an offensive… (♪) Herro- Hello, and welcome to Feature History featuring the Chinese Civil War. A name that is encapsulating as it is generic. From 1927 to 1950, China was locked in a period of …