1989

Democracy in Central Europe After Thirty Years Wrap-Up Democracy in Central Europe After Thirty Years Wrap-Up

♪♪♪ Our purpose today is twofold. We want to celebrate the momentous breakthrough for democracy that occurred 30 years ago, and we also want to examine the present situation in Poland in Central Europe and the challenges that lie ahead. Mr. President, I’ll begin my remarks today with the same words that you used to…

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1989 30th Anniversary Tribute to Lech Wałęsa Wrap-Up 1989 30th Anniversary Tribute to Lech Wałęsa Wrap-Up

♪♪♪ Tonight we want to say thank you to Lech Walesa and to let him know that we have not forgotten the importance of that moment in 1980 when he jumped over that shipyard wall in Gdansk to join his fellows- He had been fired so he was rejoining them as colleagues. And to create…

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Razboiul din Transnistria // War in Transdniester // English subtitle in CC Razboiul din Transnistria // War in Transdniester // English subtitle in CC

In the early 1990s, guided by local conservative forces and the leadership of Moscow, the self-proclaimed Moldavian Dniester Republic declared its independence, on the territory of the Republic of Moldavia. Germany is reunified, the USSR dissolves itself the communist regimes in Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Poland and Czechoslovakia disappear, and the latter country is divided into…

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Prague Tour 6: Museum of Communism Prague Tour 6: Museum of Communism

For a completely different take on life in Prague and the Czechoslovakian Socialist Republic, a visit to the Museum of Communism is well worth a look. The museum shows life in the communist era, from the aftermath of the Second World War to the end of the 1980s. The museum has a wealth of material…

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German Reunification Explained In 11 Minutes German Reunification Explained In 11 Minutes

German Reunification almost didn’t happen. It was opposed by nearly all world leaders. But there was one man who made it happen, one who convinced everybody, one man who vowed that Germany. Will. Be. United. After the Second World War, Germany was split into several regions. What is often overlooked is that Germany was not…

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Chinese Social Media Reacts to Tiananmen Square Viral Video | Leica Ad Protest | China Uncensored Chinese Social Media Reacts to Tiananmen Square Viral Video | Leica Ad Protest | China Uncensored

A viral ad has Chinese censors going bonkers. Welcome to China Uncensored. I’m Chris Chappell. This video went viral on Chinese social media. It’s an ad for the German camera companyLeica. It’s basically a collage of all the insanestuff photographers have endured to tell the world’s important stories. Presumably using Leica cameras. And one of…

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#35 China's Fight Against Communism | Tiananmen Square Massacre 30th Anniversary | China Unscripted #35 China's Fight Against Communism | Tiananmen Square Massacre 30th Anniversary | China Unscripted

on this episode of China and scripted our trip to the 2019 Oslo Freedom Forum the socialist model of star trek and 30 years after the Tiananmen Square massacre what's the future of China I will go to China scripted I'm Chris Chappell I'm Shelley Jeong you know Macanese day and we're recording this in…

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Robins Williams on LATE NIGHT with DAVID LETTERMAN. Dead Poets Society. 1989 Robins Williams on LATE NIGHT with DAVID LETTERMAN. Dead Poets Society. 1989

the crash cam is a joint project between GE and Futaba they worked long and hard to bring us the lovely crash cam our first guest tonight a talented actor and comedian and his new film is entitled the I'm sorry I believe it's just Dead Poets Society not thee right Dead Poets Society anyway…

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