From the overlooked origins of civilization, to the groundbreaking heroes of American culture, Bank of America is proud to support Henry Louis Gates, Jr. as he tells the stories of the people and events that have helped shaped our world. In the new landmark series “Africa’s Great Civilizations” Dr. Gates shows Africa for what it…Read More Africa’s Great Civilizations, a Henry Louis Gates, Jr. film
One of the most persistent images of the cold war is that of the spy. Through bouts of paranoia, like that stirred up by McCarthyism, we built this narrative that the main front between the communists and capitalists was a spy vs spy game right out of the pages of Mad Magazine. Hey, do they…Read More Rosenberg Spy Affair – How the USSR got Nuclear Weapons – COLD WAR
Oh there you are, it’s been a while. Welcome back to Traveling with Krushworth. As you can see, I’m in Central Park in New York But c’mon, I’ll show you the sights. Oh hi, you’ve caught me in Greenich Village I’m on the High Line, it’s an old abandoned Railway track that has since been…Read More New York City (United States/America) tourism; travel video guide attractions (USA)
Whenever you hear about North Korea the news is usually ominous, with the western media mostly talking about weapons or the country’s sometimes laughable cult of personality thing. You don’t usually see images of people just doing normal things, some little boy named Kwang-ho playing with his toys, or his father, Jae-hyun, working his nine-to-five…Read More Average American vs Average North Korean
Earlier this month the United States assassinated senior Iranian General Qassem Suleimani claiming he was undermining security But does the United States really care about democracy and good governance in the middle east? Suleimani was Iran’s second most prominent public figure and was the commander of the Quds Force, the extra-territorial wing of the country’s…Read More Why Does Iran Hate America?
♫ La, la, la, la, la, la, la, la ♫ la, la, la, la, la, la, la ♫ (“Raw Revival”) – We have space camp. – Ranked most prepared for a zombie apocalypse. (groaning noises) Oh! – You like canyons? We’ve got a grand one. – (whistles) Oh, we have the most dog owners. –…Read More 50 Facts For 50 States
The West influences us a great deal. Western media. Western civilization. with the growing influence of Western culture. the West, Western civilization, Western countries, westernized societies. If you follow the news, are an avid reader of social-themed books or you simply went to high school in a European or North American country there’s the high…Read More Is Latin America western?
-You been having fun? -Yes. -It has been fun, hasn’t it? -Come on. So this is the Oval Office right here. And I think you should try to sit behind the desk so you look a little more official. -Hello? Nope. Kid President, what grade are you in? -Third. -Third? -Mm-hmm. -Third grade? -Mm-hmm. -This…Read More Kid President meets the President of the United States of America
The largest state in the union, Alaska boasts a wealth of natural resources, rich in oil, fish, minerals, and beautiful scenery. When The United States bought Alaska from Russia in 1867, though, many people on both sides were left scratching their heads. Why? Here’s a look at the real reason Russia sold Alaska to the…Read More The Real Reason Russia Sold Alaska To The United States