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My Yellow Planet

My Yellow Planet

I ride my golden dragon in my Yellow Planet sail through an orange sky in my Yellow Planet seas of amber and purple trees skies of orange, soft ocean breeze sands of blue, a life at peace enjoy ourselves in a land of ease we share our love, baby you and me the way we want it to be You are my one true love in my Yellow Planet you are my gift from above in my Yellow Planet where…

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Cuban Caricature and Culture: The Art of Massaguer | Art Loft 802 Segment

Cuban Caricature and Culture: The Art of Massaguer | Art Loft 802 Segment

My name is Francis Luca, I’m the chief librarian here at the Wolfsonian, Florida International University. I’m the curator of this installation that’s looking at Conrado Walter Massaguer, a Cuban publisher, art director, illustrator, and caricaturist. He was born in Cuba in 1889. He actually left and fled with his family when the Spaniards invaded during one of the Independence Wars, and so he grew up kind of bi-culturally, and multi-culturally, and so I think for that reason, he was…

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Culture and Natural History in Cuba

Culture and Natural History in Cuba

>>ANA LUZ PORZECANSKI: Islands are generally a good place to study biodiversity and evolution. In a way, they’re like natural experiments. They have sharp boundaries and they’re separated, sometimes for long periods of time. And so, evolution becomes more dramatic. This museum is about understanding life on Earth – why it is so diverse, how we can protect it and sustain it for the future. And so, if you want to understand how life evolved in the Caribbean Cuba is…

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Who Did Che Guevara Murder? | BadEmpanada

Who Did Che Guevara Murder? | BadEmpanada

Che Guevara: A mass murderer. The Butcher of La Cabaña. So then it should be really easy to find unambiguous evidence that he murdered even one person, right? Since so many people are so adamant that Che Guevara was those things I just called him, I went on a quest to find out just who his victims were, the circumstances of their death and the extent of Che Guevara’s involvement. So I came across a website: cubaarchive.org Well, truthfully I…

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History vs. Che Guevara – Alex Gendler

History vs. Che Guevara – Alex Gendler

His face is recognized all over the world. The young medical student who became a revolutionary icon. But was Che Guevara a heroic champion of the poor or a ruthless warlord who left a legacy of repression? Order, order. Hey, where have I seen that guy before? Ahem, your Honor, this is Ernesto Che Guevara. In the early 1950s, he left behind a privileged life as a medical student in Argentina to travel through rural Latin America. The poverty and…

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How Democracy Works in Cuba

How Democracy Works in Cuba

If you live in any of these countries, and by these countries I really mean this country, it may come as a shock to you that Cuba is not a totalitarian dictatorship ruled by a single person. In fact, Cuba has a very interesting system of participatory democracy that I’m going to explain to you in this video. Thank you to the Swedish-Cuban Organisation in Gothenburg for helping me with this video. It’s been very helpful to be able to…

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Congressional Progressive Caucus Has Ties to Marxist Organizations

Congressional Progressive Caucus Has Ties to Marxist Organizations

Hello and welcome to Declassified, I’m Gina Shakespeare. Today on the show we explore the extensive ties that the Congressional Progressive Caucus has to Marxist Organizations This story by Trevor Loudon, an author, filmmaker, and public speaker from New Zealand. For more than 30 years, he has researched radical left, Marxist, and terrorist movements and their covert influence on mainstream politics. Just before we get underway, please feel free to subscribe, like and hit the notifications button. The Congressional Progressive…

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Caleb Maupin calls out Professor who is clueless about Marxism

Caleb Maupin calls out Professor who is clueless about Marxism

Hey folks. So the right-wing YouTube channel Prager U made a video supposedly addressing the question: Who was Karl Marx? Now there are so many things in this video that are just wildly inaccurate and incorrect that I don’t really know where to begin, but I’m going to go over just a few of the wildly inaccurate statements in this video. “…controls pretty much everything. This notion was widely discussed and debated in European intellectual circles during Marx’s lifetime, but…

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