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What is a (centrally) planned economy? | Ideology explained What is a (centrally) planned economy? | Ideology explained

Hello everybody, today I will tell you about the planned economy. Planned economies where a central feature of the attempts at socialism in the soviet block countries. And yes, it’s a way to manage distribution and not an ideology, no I am not changing the title. A planned economy can be summed up as an…

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The 55 States of America: U.S. Territories Explained The 55 States of America: U.S. Territories Explained

This is The United States of America. Wait, no. This is the United States of America. These islands aren’t states, but rather territories of the United States. There are 16 islands here, most of which are in the Caribbean, Polynesia, or Micronesia. 11 of these island territories are less significant than the rest because they…

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What is Leninism? | Ideology Explained What is Leninism? | Ideology Explained

Welcome back to Ideology explained in this episode I am going to tell you about Leninism. To understand Leninism we have to understand the situation of Russia in 1917. Since this is meant to be a short video I’ll skip most things. In short the ruling classes of Europe where fighting and by that I…

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What is Syndicalism? | Ideology explained What is Syndicalism? | Ideology explained

Hello everybody. This will be the first video in a short series of short videos in which I talk about a particular form of socialism for a short time. As you can read in the title this one is on Syndicalism. You may have heard it in Monty Python or in the popular Hearts of…

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Why is Rommel so complicated? – Erwin Rommel vs. Desert Fox Why is Rommel so complicated? – Erwin Rommel vs. Desert Fox

Now why is it so complicated to make a decent video about Erwin Rommel? Well, Rommel’s very complicated for basically two reasons. First off, a lot of different groups have or had interest in portraying him in a certain way. And second, he’s a complex character that offers various answers. And those answers are sometimes…

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The Ideology of Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark The Ideology of Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark

Hello, and welcome to Nightmare Masterclass. My name is David Stockdale. I’ll be your host on this excursion into the dark unknown. In this installment, I’ll be dissecting a fun little horror film by the name of Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. If you’re a millennial, it’s more than likely that you recognize…

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The States + territories of India EXPLAINED Geography Now! The States + territories of India EXPLAINED Geography Now!

Everybody before we start this video is sponsored by a good sponsor that we found one that I actually believe in and personally endorse Cetera, it’s a geography quiz game. We’ll come back to it. Later But first as you guys know This is a filler week video and by popular request we are doing…

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ISIS – summary of the war against Islamic State ISIS – summary of the war against Islamic State

At the end of November 2017, it went almost unnoticed that the so-called Islamic State, the terror organization that captivated global attention, lost the last cities it controlled in the Middle East. How did this group succeed, in a matter of months, to control at its peak a territory as big as the United Kingdom?…

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Why the Allies considered Bombing the Soviet Union 1940 Why the Allies considered Bombing the Soviet Union 1940

In 1939 and 1940 the French and British considered attacks on Soviet oilfields in the Caucasus region But let’s back this up with a reliable source namely a quote from the Cambridge History of the Second World War: “Study plans or projects were worked up to assemble a Franco-British air force in Lebanon and Syria,…

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Barbarossa: Why such high Soviet Losses? – Explained Barbarossa: Why such high Soviet Losses? – Explained

The German attack on the Soviet Union in June 1941, Operation Barbarossa, led to a number of major defeats of the Red Army. Consequently, the Red Army suffered heavy losses in man and materiel. Nevertheless, the Wehrmacht also had sustained considerable losses. “Operation Barbarossa exacted a huge toll on the German army with more men…

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