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The Three Sources and Three Component Parts of Marxism by Vladimir Ilyich Lenin – Audiobook The Three Sources and Three Component Parts of Marxism by Vladimir Ilyich Lenin – Audiobook

Throughout the civilised world the teachings of Marx evoke the utmost hostility and hatred of all bourgeois science (both official and liberal), which regards Marxism as a kind of “pernicious sect”. And no other attitude is to be expected, for there can be no “impartial” social science in a society based on class struggle. In…

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Drought and Famine: Crash Course World History #208 Drought and Famine: Crash Course World History #208

Hi, I’m John Green. This is Crash Course World History. Today we’re going to talk about drought and famine. Really, Stan? When are we going to talk about, like, peace and happiness? I feel like we’ve been on kind of a sad run here at Crash Course. You know what, actually I’m gonna talk about…

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Russia’s Geography Problem Russia’s Geography Problem

This is a Wendover Productions video made possible by Backblaze and in collaboration with Alternate History Hub and Real Life Lore. Russia is immense–it spans 5,000 miles across, 2,000 miles vertically12, crosses 11 time zones3, borders everywhere from Norway to North Korea4, and is as close to Anchorage as it is to Amsterdam5. It’s huge……

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Malayan Emergency 1948-1960 – COLD WAR DOCUMENTARY Malayan Emergency 1948-1960 – COLD WAR DOCUMENTARY

Ok, it’s time for the video you’ve all been waiting for. We’re gonna talk about the significant cold war conflict you’ve all heard about. Western powers versus communist aligned guerilla fighters in the jungle driving a long conflict which would cost many lives. Widespread use of chemical defoliants would- what? [[PHONECALL]] You’re saying that because…

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The Warsaw pact (1955-1991) The Warsaw pact (1955-1991)

The Warsaw Pact formation of the Warsaw Treaty Organization the Cold War 1955 the threat of West Germany’s entry into NATO in 1955 because the USSR to retaliate by forming a Warsaw Pact or Treaty of Friendship Cooperation and mutual assistance Like NATO a collective military was formed but signed among the Soviet satellite states…

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Turkey and the coup d’etat of 1960 –  COLD WAR DOCUMENTARY Turkey and the coup d’etat of 1960 – COLD WAR DOCUMENTARY

In the public mind, when most think of the Cold War, they picture a foggy bridge in Berlin or Nuclear-tipped missiles pointing east to west and vice-versa. This public perception however does a disservice to the many other ‘battlefields’ where the Cold War played out. One of those early conflicts took place in the south-east…

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Latin America post World War II, Guatemalan coup d’etat 1954 – COLD WAR DOCUMENTARY Latin America post World War II, Guatemalan coup d’etat 1954 – COLD WAR DOCUMENTARY

Latin America has long been considered, at least by the Americans as their backyard, part of their sphere of influence. What happens in South America is the business of the United States. It’s one of America’s oldest foreign policy doctrines, called the Monroe Doctrine. However, as the Cold War began to settle in, things seemed…

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WW2: The Resource War – Arsenal of Democracy – Extra History – #1 WW2: The Resource War – Arsenal of Democracy – Extra History – #1

Cicero once said that the “Sinews of war were infinite money.” Never has that been more true than in the second World War. This little bonus extra history series is going to be all about the complex economic struggle that underpinned the most colossal conflict in human history. These episodes are happening courtesy of the…

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Razboiul din Transnistria // War in Transdniester // English subtitle in CC Razboiul din Transnistria // War in Transdniester // English subtitle in CC

In the early 1990s, guided by local conservative forces and the leadership of Moscow, the self-proclaimed Moldavian Dniester Republic declared its independence, on the territory of the Republic of Moldavia. Germany is reunified, the USSR dissolves itself the communist regimes in Romania, Bulgaria, Hungary, Poland and Czechoslovakia disappear, and the latter country is divided into…

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Stalin’s 5 Year Plan for Economic Mass Murder | BETWEEN 2 WARS I 1932 Part 1 of 4 Stalin’s 5 Year Plan for Economic Mass Murder | BETWEEN 2 WARS I 1932 Part 1 of 4

So what do you do when you’ve ostensibly created the dictatorship of the proletariat, but you hardly have any proletarians? You build factories, lots of them, because where there are factories there are workers. But if most of the peasants become workers, who will provide the workers with bread? And now that we’ve abolished commerce,…

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