Three Years of World War 1 I THE GREAT WAR Week 157

Three Years of World War 1 I THE GREAT WAR Week 157

The war that would be over by Christmas. The war that all of Europe marched off to joyously. The war that now has a death toll in the millions, casualties in the tens of millions, has brought in nations from all over the world, has …

Muslim Memes That Will Scare You Stupid (David Wood, PhD)

Muslim Memes That Will Scare You Stupid (David Wood, PhD)

Technology doesn’t win wars. Why the US pretends it does. | Sean McFate | #8 of Top 10 2019

Technology doesn’t win wars. Why the US pretends it does. | Sean McFate | #8 of Top 10 2019

SEAN MCFATE: War is getting sneakier. War is going underground. And we have to go underground with it. We have to fight in the shadows. Otherwise, we will be left behind. So for example, you know, in this type of new environment, some of the …

Jeremy Eichler | War and the Soundscapes of Memory || Radcliffe Institute

Jeremy Eichler | War and the Soundscapes of Memory || Radcliffe Institute

[MUSIC PLAYING] – Good afternoon, everyone. I’m delighted you’re here. I’m Liz Cohen. I’m Dean of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, and I’m happy to welcome you to the annual Julia S. Phelps Lecture in the Arts and Humanities. As Harvard’s Institute for Advanced …

Ethnic chauvinism: Why the whole world shouldn’t look like America | Sean McFate

Ethnic chauvinism: Why the whole world shouldn’t look like America | Sean McFate

1989, the Berlin Wall crashes, and a lot of America jumped with joy. We won the Cold War, et cetera. Whether that’s true, it’s a different debate. But there were a couple scholars out there who thought — you know, like Frank Fukuyama wrote a …

Jerusalem Surrenders – Bolsheviks Consolidate Control I THE GREAT WAR Week 177

Jerusalem Surrenders – Bolsheviks Consolidate Control I THE GREAT WAR Week 177

It’s a Holy City for three religions, and really is one of the most important cities in our world history. As such, it is a big prize during this world war, and this week, Jerusalem surrenders to the British. I’m Indy Neidell; welcome to the …

Germany in Two-Front War and the Schlieffen-Plan I THE GREAT WAR – Week 2

Germany in Two-Front War and the Schlieffen-Plan I THE GREAT WAR – Week 2

My name is Indy Neidell. Welcome to the Great War. We left off last time with the Austro-Hungarian Empire declaring war on the kingdom of Serbia, and you can find links to that episode below and to our special Prelude to War episodes. I’m going …

Pinch-Point Documentary Film: Motorists & Cyclists in Cambridge

Pinch-Point Documentary Film: Motorists & Cyclists in Cambridge

Cambridge is a particular place because it has historically speaking an interesting geography there are all these greens, and there’s the river, and along the river and through the greens, there is a protected space where the cars do not go and that is a …

“Between the Wall and the Mall” with Dr. Marik Shtern

Welcome, everyone. Can you hear me?>>Yes.>>Nice, so good to see you. Thank you for coming out, and welcome to the second event in the inaugural Israel-Palestine Studies Speaker Series hosted by the Swig Program in Jewish Studies and Social Justice. My name is Oren Kroll-Zeldin, …

University Hospitals Lakeside Unit

University Hospitals Lakeside Unit

The Lakeside Unit served in France in World War I. It was a group of surgeons and doctors at Lakeside Hospital who were gathered together. It was actually the first American medical unit to arrive on British soil after we entered into the war in …