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A Look at Montana State University A Look at Montana State University

[ Music ]>>Welcome to Montana State University. My name is Waded Cruzado and I’m honored to serve as president of this great institution. We’re delighted to have you here at what I usually call your university, because we’re very proud of the fact that Montana State University is the land grant institution of this beautiful…

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Vote #1 Oliver Moran – Want Green, Vote Green Vote #1 Oliver Moran – Want Green, Vote Green

Hi there! I’m Oliver Moran. I’m the Green Party candidate for Cork North Central. In 2019, I was elected as a councillor for Cork City North East. I’m sending for election again now because I want to make a difference nationally on issues like housing, transport and democracy. I want to make sure that Ireland…

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Lecture 12. Depression and Double V (continued) Lecture 12. Depression and Double V (continued)

In the last lecture I set the terms for the week’s discussion, those being retrenchment and political advancement.  I wanted to make clear on Monday’s lecture that the Scottsboro Boys and the Black Cabinet represent two ends of a spectrum of political possibilities of black America in the 1930s.  They are together articulating a new…

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Impact | Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program Pillars Impact | Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellows Program Pillars

In my first presentation I was surprised that many of the fellows said that, “just remove the name of the Philippines and it’s as if you’re talking about something that’s happening in my country.” The spirit of solidarity and camaraderie among the fellows, it’s something that I think I will treasure from the fellowship. It…

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The Politics Behind Clapping (Or Not) For the State of the Union | NYT The Politics Behind Clapping (Or Not) For the State of the Union | NYT

State of the Union addresses can be a type of partisan Pilates for some. For others, it can be a direct ticket to becoming an internet meme. Behind many of these reactions is a careful calculation, and we break it down. You won’t find many Democrats jumping out of their seats for President Trump. Senator…

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WORLDSIGN | Trump impeachment hearing, priests jailed for abusing Deaf children, and Albania quake WORLDSIGN | Trump impeachment hearing, priests jailed for abusing Deaf children, and Albania quake

[Dawn]: The US House Intelligence Committee, chaired by Adam Schiff, has wrapped up public impeachment hearings for the past two weeks. They are investigating claims that US President Donald Trump withheld $400 million USD while pressuring the president of Ukraine to announce an investigation into Trump’s political rival, Joe Biden. Eighteen employees of US agencies…

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“Iron Lady” Gégé Katana Receives PGA’s DDA 2019 Award “Iron Lady” Gégé Katana Receives PGA’s DDA 2019 Award

Honorable President of the National Assembly of Cape Verde, Mr. Jorge Pedro Mauricio Dos Santos, member of Parliament. Excellence Minister of Tourism, Transport and Maritime Economy, Dr. José da Silva Gonçalves, Honorable President of PGA’s National Group Cape Verde, Mr. José Manuel Sanches Tavares, member of Parliament. Honorable Margareta Cederfelt, MP from Sweden, President of…

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The Zeitgeist Movement – Orientation Presentation [Historical] The Zeitgeist Movement – Orientation Presentation [Historical]

The following presentation is designed to give a basic overview of the tenets philosophy and goals of The Zeitgeist Movement. This orientation has been extracted from the more expansive “Activist Orientation Guide” which is available for free PDF download at thezeitgeistmovement.com All source references for material in this video presentation can be found in that…

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The Science of Laziness The Science of Laziness

It can feel good lounging around and doing nothing…sometimes too good! Whether it’s to avoid work or escape physical activity, we’ve all had those days. But why are some people way lazier than others? Is there a ‘couch-potato gene’ that causes lazy behaviour? Evolution has molded our brains and bodies to respond positively to natural…

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