Trump and the History of Xenophobia in America

Trump and the History of Xenophobia in America

It’s common in public circles and in public discussions, notably those fueled by figures such as Donald Trump, to miss characterize immigrants and say things like well they should have, especially the undocumented, they should have waited their turn in line or a language to that effect. But one of the ordeals immigrants, undocumented and […]

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The Clinton Years, or the 1990s: Crash Course US History #45

The Clinton Years, or the 1990s: Crash Course US History #45

Hi, I’m John Green, this is CrashCourse U.S. history, and today we have finally reached the Clinton years. Bill Clinton and I are really quite similar, actually. We were both brought up in the South. We both come from broken families … well, no, not actually. Also, I did not attended any Ivy League University. […]

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Why was the United States So Late to Enact (near) Universal Health Insurance Coverage?

Why was the United States So Late to Enact (near) Universal Health Insurance Coverage?

Hello. I’m Drew Halfmann from UC Davis Sociology. In this video, I consider some explanations for why the United States was so late to establish something approaching Universal Health Care Coverage as it did in 2010. I’ll begin with a few standard arguments for why American Welfare State Programs are generally stingier, and cover fewer […]

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Getting stuck in the negatives (and how to get unstuck) | Alison Ledgerwood | TEDxUCDavis

Getting stuck in the negatives (and how to get unstuck) | Alison Ledgerwood | TEDxUCDavis

Translator: Tijana Mihajlović Reviewer: Ellen Maloney Hi everyone. Gosh, I wish I could dance, but I can’t, and you really don’t want me to. So instead I thought I would talk a little today about how people think. I’m fascinated by this question. I’m a social psychologist, which basically means I’m a professional people watcher. […]

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Top 10 Facts About AMERICA That Make NO SENSE to Anyone Else

Top 10 Facts About AMERICA That Make NO SENSE to Anyone Else

10 Facts About America That Make No Sense to Foreigners America. It’s one of the biggest countries on Earth, both in terms of population and sheer size. It’s the planet dominating superpower; the heaviest hitter where culture is concerned; a place known by nearly every single human on the planet… and, to all but the […]

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History Brief: Daily Life in the 1930s

History Brief: Daily Life in the 1930s

Every family was different in the 1930s, but there were some things that many of them had in common. What was day to day life like in the 1930s? What did families do? A typical family during the Great Depression would have consisted of a father, mother, and several children. The average day would commence […]

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The low-tech healthcare revolution: Leana Wen at TEDxCortland

The low-tech healthcare revolution: Leana Wen at TEDxCortland

Translator: Tanya Cushman Reviewer: Rhonda Jacobs Wow. Good afternoon, everyone. I definitely feel that love. Did you feel the love just now too? Well, first of all I want to say thank you to the TEDxCortland organizers. This is such an amazing event, and I’m so delighted to be here and speak at the first-ever […]

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VICE News Daily: Chile’s First Legal Crop of Medical Marijuana Harvested

[Applause] it’s Wednesday April 8th and here’s some of the news beyond the headlines [Applause] Indian police have killed 20 suspected sandalwood loggers in the country’s south a forestry officials said the loggers attacked police with axes and sticks but rights groups dispute that saying they were actually unarmed laborers exporting sandalwood in India is […]

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Professional Pedicure Tutorial

Professional Pedicure Tutorial

Hello. Welcome to Footlogix education – providing salons, spas and technicians with ongoing training, tools and techniques to broaden their knowledge and ultimately to grow their business. During this training session we will demonstrate the Footlogix professional pedicure – Where Medi meets Pedi® in ten easy steps. Step 1: Consultation. To start the pedicure appointment, […]

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Why fasting bolsters brain power: Mark Mattson at TEDxJohnsHopkinsUniversity

Why fasting bolsters brain power: Mark Mattson at TEDxJohnsHopkinsUniversity

Translator: Madina Juarez Reviewer: Carlos Arturo Morales Thanks, Brian. I am at the National Institute on Aging, and as many of you know– people are getting older, and there have been advances in cancer research, cardiovascular disease research– many people who would have died in their 50s and 60s from those diseases are living into […]

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