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Slavery’s Scar on the United States Slavery’s Scar on the United States

If you’ve ever spent an entire lunch hour just staring at a map of the United States – what, people do that right? – you’ve probably noticed this one line that seems to run right across the middle of the country. Why is that line there? Well to figure that out, we’re going to have…

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What if the United States Didn’t Exist? What if the United States Didn’t Exist?

In the grand scheme of Human history, The United States of America is an incredibly new country. From it’s culture, and the scale of it’s military and economic might, The U.S. has been influential since it’s inception. In the span of just two centuries, It went to a disunited band of colonies, Into the strongest…

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13. The Sovereign State: Hobbes’ Leviathan 13. The Sovereign State: Hobbes’ Leviathan

Professor Steven Smith: Where else are we? Today we’re going to continue the state of nature, Hobbes’ most famous discovery, his most famous metaphor, his most famous concept. At the end of class last time, I tried to identify Hobbes’ central problem, is the problem of authority, what makes authority possible, what makes authority legitimate,…

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How To Become President of the United States – EPIC HOW TO How To Become President of the United States – EPIC HOW TO

(Presidential Song) The president of the United States, it’s the most serious and important office in all the land. And if movies have taught us anything he is the guy who has to get in the jet when aliens invade. Sound Awesome!?!? It Is!! And we are going to tell you all you need to…

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300 Largest United States Cities · Map & Pronunciation 300 Largest United States Cities · Map & Pronunciation

Flint city Michigan Hillsboro city Oregon Roanoke city Virginia Erie city Pennsylvania Kenosha city Wisconsin Woodbridge New Jersey South Bend Indiana Las Cruces New Mexico Tyler Texas Sandy Springs Georgia Edison New Jersey Clovis California Lakeland Florida Davenport Iowa Rialto California Lewisville Texas San Mateo California El Cajon California Santa Maria California Pearland Texas College…

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Can Dan and Phil guess the USA States?! Can Dan and Phil guess the USA States?!

Hello Dan and Phil Games (D: BEEEP BEEP) Maps and (D: B*tches! Joking) welcome to our tour bus where we’re gonna be doing some tour bus gaming (D:) Dan and Phil games on the road. (P:) Yeah, (D:) that is right. Thankfully the bus isn’t moving Otherwise, this would be a whole different ballgame. (D:It…

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Wannabe States of the United States Wannabe States of the United States

Have you ever asked yourself why we only have one state named after a president, but half a dozen states named after kings and queens from other countries? Well that wasn’t the original plan, there’ve been quite a few attempts to name states after founding fathers that ended up failing… So let’s start at the…

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United States Constitution · Amendments · Bill of Rights · Complete Text + Audio United States Constitution · Amendments · Bill of Rights · Complete Text + Audio

The Constitution of the United States of America September 17, 1787 Preamble We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and…

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Weird Borders: State Borders of the United States of America Weird Borders: State Borders of the United States of America

The US states have some iconic shape, but if you look closely ,you’ll see many irregularities, such as the Kentucky Bend, which is a tiny piece of Kentucky, home to 18 people, cut off from the rest of Kentucky by the state of Missouri. The border is defined by the Mississippi River, which loops south…

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