Hello, I’m Craig and this is Crash Course Government and Politics. And today we’re gonna talk about, well, mostly history. Wait Stan, this isn’t Crash Course History. This must be some kind of exception, like the Mongols. [Mongoltage] Apparently we’re not stepping on anybody’s toes by talking about the history of American political parties, as…Read More Party Systems: Crash Course Government and Politics #41
Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course: US History, and today we begin discussing the American Revolution. So two things to keep in mind here: One, the American Revolution and the American War for Independence are not the same thing. And two, while I know this will upset some of you, the American Revolution…Read More Taxes & Smuggling – Prelude to Revolution: Crash Course US History #6
spouts other cell and uh… tiny revolution blog by uh… donovan shorts a quote apropos of july fourth but also something to keep in mind uh… quote by john adam csce that john adams the older older guy who would be dead or is that i stay you would be really old if you still…Read More John Adams, a Marxist?
It’s great to welcome to the program today, Nancy Isenberg, who’s the author of the New York Times best seller white trash. Her new book coauthored with Andrew Burstein is the problem of democracy and it will be reviewed in the New York Times Sunday book review this coming weekend. Uh, Nancy, great to talk…Read More The Problem with Democracy
Hi I’m John Green, this is Crash Course US History, and today we’re going to discuss Thomas Jefferson. We’re going to learn about how America became a thriving nation of small, independent farmers, eschewing manufacturing and world trade, and becoming the richest and most powerful nation in the world in the 19th century, all thanks…Read More Thomas Jefferson & His Democracy: Crash Course US History #10