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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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Globalization II – Good or Bad?: Crash Course World History #42

Globalization II – Good or Bad?: Crash Course World History #42

Hi, I’m John Green and this is the final episode of Crash Course: World History, not because we’ve reached the end of history but because we’ve reached the particular middle where I happen to be living. Today we’ll be considering whether globalization is a good thing, and along the way we’ll try to do something that you may not be used to doing in history classes: imagining the future. Past John: Mr. Green, Mr. Green! In the future, I’m gonna…

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Cuba: the wifi generation | VPRO World Stories

Cuba: the wifi generation | VPRO World Stories

Eggs. 120 pesos per box. One box of eggs for just 120. The last ones. You have no permit. – But I do. I am the only one who can work here. They are just stooges. I don’t care. – Of course not. We will be on television. – No no, I am leaving. Let them just film you. I am leaving. Let them film you. Cuba after Castro At 19 years old, Yuri left Cuba, preferably to never return….

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Has Cuba really changed? | VPRO World Stories

Has Cuba really changed? | VPRO World Stories

Let’s play domi – Where’s the rum? Put up some money to buy rum and then we’ll play. This will be the best documentary ever. Do these go up to nine? – Yes. It has been a while. Who begins? – Six. When were you in Cuba last? – Years ago. You are cheating, bro. Cuba after Castro At 19 years old, Yuri left Cuba, preferably to never return. He started a new life in the Netherlands and we stayed…

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Full Speech: Trump Gives Powerful Speech Explaining What’s Wrong With Socialism

Full Speech: Trump Gives Powerful Speech Explaining What’s Wrong With Socialism

Thank you for joining me on this episode of Declassified I’m Gina Shakespeare. Tonight on the show President Donald Trump in the landmark speech in Miami today thoroughly exposed the ideology of socialism and communism. The president describes socialism as a sad and discredited ideology rooted in total ignorance of history and human nature. He also said the days of socialism and communism are numbered. We want to highlight the President’s words given their significance. Ladies and gentlemen the President…

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[Full documentary] CUBA: Defending Socialism, Resisting Imperialism [2010]

[Full documentary] CUBA: Defending Socialism, Resisting Imperialism [2010]

Fidel Castro whips up afurore in Cuba, charging the United States with arming and training mercenary forces for an imminent invasion. He calls out some 200 000 militiamen for training and guard duty at key points throughout Havana, in a move timed to coincide with the landing of our 14 000 American Marines at the Guantanamo naval base for a weekend of liberty after training exercises in the Caribbean. I’m Neeva. I’m a member of Rock Around the Blockade, and…

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