American History: The Greatest Speeches (1933-2008)

American History: The Greatest Speeches (1933-2008)

[FDR]: So first of all, let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is fear itself. Nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed us to convert retreat into advance. Yesterday, December 7, 1941—a date which will live in infamy—the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by Read more about American History: The Greatest Speeches (1933-2008)[…]

Ai Weiwei: The Internet vs. The Chinese Government

Ai Weiwei: The Internet vs. The Chinese Government

Free information and communication on Internet is forbidden in China. So you’re facing so-called a great firewall to block all the major international Internet servers. And within China you have 100,000 Internet police just sitting there delete all blog or whatever the information they think we cannot appreciate about. But still, the Chinese twitter and Read more about Ai Weiwei: The Internet vs. The Chinese Government[…]

Anti-Capitalist Chronicles: The Significance of China in the Global Economy

Anti-Capitalist Chronicles: The Significance of China in the Global Economy

This is David Harvey and you’re listening to the Anti-Capitalist Chronicles: a podcast that looks at capitalism through a Marxist lens. This podcast is made possible by Democracy at Work. On January 2nd, 2019, after the stock market was closed, Apple Computer announced that it was not going to meet its sales targets particularly in Read more about Anti-Capitalist Chronicles: The Significance of China in the Global Economy[…]

China: facial recognition and state control | The Economist

China: facial recognition and state control | The Economist

Improving lives,… …increasing connectivity across the world. That’s the great promise offered by data-driven technology. [Protests] But in China, it also promises greater state control and abuse of power. [Protests] This is the next groundbreaking development in data driven technology:… …facial recognition. And in China you can already withdraw cash,… …check-in at airports,… …and pay Read more about China: facial recognition and state control | The Economist[…]

The 4 Dollar Android Smartphone

The 4 Dollar Android Smartphone

– Yes. That’s where it is. Jack, did you do it? How deep was it? What’s up guys, Lew here, back with another video. Today, I’ve got something I’m very excited for, And I know you are very excited for too, because this is probably the most, the single most requested item in Unboxed Therapy Read more about The 4 Dollar Android Smartphone[…]

Citizens speak out – 15 June 2011

Citizens speak out – 15 June 2011

Citizens speak out. People throughout Bahrain, China, France, Greece, Honduras, Iran, Israel, Libya, Palestine, Syria and Yemen are speaking out to demand change from their governments that ends all discrimination, bringing lives of dignity and equality for themselves and fellow countrypersons. FRANCE- The mechanics’ trade union for Air France began an indefinite strike on Monday, Read more about Citizens speak out – 15 June 2011[…]

HOW CHINA HAS USED THE NORTH KOREAN CRISIS TO FURTHER ITS CAUSE IN SOUTH CHINA SEA?
Citizens speak out – 13 Jul 2011

Citizens speak out – 13 Jul 2011

Citizens speak out. People’s demands for greater basic freedoms, improved living conditions and a more representative voice in their governments continue as they gather in countries such as Afghanistan, China, Cyprus, Egypt, Iraq, Libya, Palestine, Pakistan, Sudan, Syria, United States and Yemen. UNITED STATES & PALESTINE – Following discussions last week in which legislators considered Read more about Citizens speak out – 13 Jul 2011[…]

CONSTRUCTIVES – 02 Aug 2010

CONSTRUCTIVES – 02 Aug 2010

The world is full of good news. The following are just a few … The Swedish government calls on the European Commission to act in protecting the rights of the Roma community through measures to provide housing, education and jobs. With the assistance of the organization USAID, members of the Ogaden clan from both sides Read more about CONSTRUCTIVES – 02 Aug 2010[…]

U.S SENDS B1B TO SOUTH CHINA SEA, HOW POWERFUL IS IT?

U.S SENDS B1B TO SOUTH CHINA SEA, HOW POWERFUL IS IT?

U.S has sent two. B-1B bombers in South China Sea escorted by American and South Korean jet fighter. The ‘Freedom of Navigation’ exercise included practicing attack capabilities at a training range. In this video, Defense Updates analyzes the capabilities of B1B and explains why China should be afraid of it? Lets get started. China has Read more about U.S SENDS B1B TO SOUTH CHINA SEA, HOW POWERFUL IS IT?[…]