Journalism: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

Journalism: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

journalists the heroes that we root for in movies like all the President's Men the great Muppet Caper and most recently spotlight we gotta nail these scumbags we gotta show people that nobody could get away with this not a priest or a cardinal a freakin Pope I remember spotlight actually won Best Picture at […]

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Foreign Policy: Crash Course Government and Politics #50

Foreign Policy: Crash Course Government and Politics #50

Hello. I’m Craig and this is Crash CourseGovernment and Politics and congratulations you have made it to the final Crash CourseGovernment and Politics video! Whoo! Today we’re going to look at the mystifyingparadox of both the least and most important aspect of government: foreign policy. Foreign policy is the most important becauseit has the potential […]

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What Is Populism? | History

What Is Populism? | History

NARRATOR: What do all thesepeople have in common? They've all beencalled populists, but is that an insultor a compliment? And is it even accurate? It's hard to tell. The term is defined as a memberof a political party claiming to represent the commonpeople, but populism isn't as easy to understandas some other isms. Why? To […]

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What Is Ideology?

What Is Ideology?

when you google the word superstition you get a couple definitions but taken together they involve the idea of a widely held overly credulous belief in an incorrect causation for something out in the world it's easy to think of simple superstitions like how it's bad luck to walk under a ladder or that hanging […]

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Why You Should Be a Nationalist

Why You Should Be a Nationalist

Britain votes to leave the European Union. The United States elects a president who sayshe’ll put “America First.” Around the world, nationalism is winning elections. Many see this nationalist revival as the greatdanger of our time, fearing that nationalism will take us back to a more primitive andracist past. But it wasn’t long ago that […]

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