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  • 09:49 Government Regulation: Crash Course Government And Politics #47

    Government Regulation: Crash Course Government And Politics #47

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    Today, we’re going to wrap up our discussion of economic policy by looking at government regulation. We're going to talk about the government's goals for the U.S. economy and the policies it employs to achieve those goals. Ever since the New Deal, we've s

  • 01:31 A History of British India | The Great Courses

    A History of British India | The Great Courses

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    http://www.thegreatcourses.com/courses/a-history-of-british-india.html?ai=140638 A History of British India Hayden J. Bellenoit, D.Phil. U.S. Naval Academy Shaped by its richly diverse cultural heritage and by immensely significant historical events, the

  • 03:13 The Little-Known Patterns on British Streets

    The Little-Known Patterns on British Streets

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    I thought about saying "secret patterns" or "mysterious patterns" in the title, but that'd be a lie: they're just mostly unknown! So let's talk about tactile paving, about design, about accessibility, and about those bumpy bits that you stand on when you'

  • 09:36 How 156 years of British rule shaped Hong Kong

    How 156 years of British rule shaped Hong Kong

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    Hong Kong has British DNA. Follow Johnny on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/johnnywharris/ Follow the Vox Borders watch page: https://www.facebook.com/VoxBorders/ Sign up for the Vox Borders newsletter: https://www.vox.com/borders-email Subscribe to

  • 11:19 Banking 12:  Treasuries (government debt)

    Banking 12: Treasuries (government debt)

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    Introduction to government debt and treasuries. What it means when we say that Federal Reserve Notes are issued by the Reserve bank but are an obligation of the Government. More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=JBWdbzzYbtU

  • 09:33 The British Museum is full of stolen artifacts

    The British Museum is full of stolen artifacts

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    And so far, it isn't giving them back.Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjOSome of the worlds greatest cultural and historical treasures are housed in Londons British Museum, and a significant number of them were taken during Britains centuries-l

  • 09:39 Market Economy: Crash Course Government And Politics #46

    Market Economy: Crash Course Government And Politics #46

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    Today, we’re going to take a look at how the government plays a role in the economy. Specifically, the way the government creates and maintains our market economic system. Now sure, the government’s role in the economy can be controversial, some may even

  • 31:35 A History of British India | The Great Courses

    A History of British India | The Great Courses

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    Explore how the Indian subcontinent drifted further toward colonialism. Observe how the regionalization of the Mughal Empire compromised the emperor's ability to govern. Take account of India's prominence within the broader global economy, and chart the r

  • 04:00 British Airways - Building the 787-9 Dreamliner

    British Airways - Building the 787-9 Dreamliner

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    British Airways has welcomed the arrival of our first 787-9 Dreamliner. This time-lapse video takes you behind the scenes at Boeing's factory where the aircraft is expertly built. The 787-9 is 20ft longer than its 787-8 predecessor, making room for our ne

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  • 04:13 How To Become The British Monarch

    How To Become The British Monarch

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    Royal baby on the way: thinking about how to be King or Queen. Congratulations to Prince William and Princess Kate: It's a boy! Help support videos like this: http://www.cgpgrey.com/subbable T-Shirts: http://dftba.com/product/10m/CGP-Grey-Logo-Shirt Blog

  • 04:12 Why This British Crossroads Is So Dangerous

    Why This British Crossroads Is So Dangerous

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    Ipley Cross, in the middle of the New Forest, is one of the most dangerous road junctions in Britain. Why? Thanks to Bez, whoever you are: their definitive article on this junction is here: https://singletrackworld.com/2018/01/collision-course-why-this-ty

  • 06:47 Introduction: Crash Course U.S. Government and Politics

    Introduction: Crash Course U.S. Government and Politics

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    In which Craig Benzine introduces a brand new Crash Course about U.S. Government and Politics! This course will provide you with an overview of how the government of the United States is supposed to function, and we'll get into how it actually does functi

  • 10:00 Popular Foreign Policy: Crash Course Government And Politics #50

    Foreign Policy: Crash Course Government And Politics #50

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    Today Craig finishes up our series on U.S. Government and Politics by talking about both the least and most important aspect of government: foreign policy. Foreign policy is important because it has the potential to affect the largest number of people, bu

  • 08:15 How British suffragettes fought for the vote

    How British suffragettes fought for the vote

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    In 1913, suffragette Emily Davison disrupted a major horse race in the name of winning British women the vote. Become a Video Lab member! http://bit.ly/video-labBritish suffragettes in the early 20th century used spectacle and drama to draw attention to t

  • 03:50 How is power divided in the United States government? - Belinda Stutzman

    How is power divided in the United States government? - Belinda Stutzman

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    View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-is-power-divided-in-the-united-states-government-belinda-stutzman Article II of the United States Constitution allows for three separate branches of government (legislative, executive, and judicial), along w

  • 06:52 Freedom Of Speech: Crash Course Government And Politics #25

    Freedom Of Speech: Crash Course Government And Politics #25

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    Today, FINALLY, Craig is going to talk about Free Speech! Now, free speech is so important because it not only allows you to critique the government, but it also protects you from the government. But it's essential to remember that not ALL speech is prote

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  • 09:15 Federalism: Crash Course Government and Politics #4

    Federalism: Crash Course Government and Politics #4

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    In which Craig Benzine teaches you about federalism, or the idea that in the United States, power is divided between the national government and the 50 state governments. Craig will teach you about how federalism has evolved over the history of the US, an

  • 07:45 The British Empire vs The Roman Empire - Historical Comparison

    The British Empire vs The Roman Empire - Historical Comparison

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    Today we’ll look at two mighty historical empires, in this episode of the Infographics show, The British Empire vs. The Roman Empire.

  • 06:16 Congressional Delegation: Crash Course Government And Politics #13

    Congressional Delegation: Crash Course Government And Politics #13

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    In which Craig Benzine teaches you about delegation, and informal powers. What are all these federal agencies about? Well, the president has a lot of stuff to do as the chief executive, and as much as Americans like to talk about personal responsibility,

  • 03:54 The Benefit Of Government-Owned Lands

    The Benefit Of Government-Owned Lands

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    More than a quarter of all land in the United States is owned by the Federal Government. How is it used, and does it benefit Americans? Why Does The U.S. Government Own So Much Land In The West?►►►►bit.ly/1ZQS1TV Sign Up For The TestTube Newsletter Here ►

  • 09:16 Media Regulation: Crash Course Government And Politics #45

    Media Regulation: Crash Course Government And Politics #45

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    Today we wrap up our discussion of the media by talking about how the government interacts with and influences the content we see. Now it may be easy to assume that because we live in a free-market capitalist society, the only real regulation of the media

  • 09:37 Presidential Succession Explained: American Government Review

    Presidential Succession Explained: American Government Review

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    A super helpful overview of Presidential succession according to the Constitution and Congressional Law. Perfect for AP Government crammers, lost College students and the cray cray on the internets.

  • 09:19 Monetary And Fiscal Policy: Crash Course Government And Politics #48

    Monetary And Fiscal Policy: Crash Course Government And Politics #48

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    Today, Craig is going to dive into the controversy of monetary and fiscal policy. Monetary and fiscal policy are ways the government, and most notably the Federal Reserve, influences the economy - for better or for worse. So we’re going to start by lookin

  • 04:12 Why European Clocks are Running Slow, and British Clocks Aren't

    Why European Clocks are Running Slow, and British Clocks Aren't

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    Many people sent me this story: it covers my favourite topics of power grids and temporal anomalies. But when the mainstream press have already covered it, how could I add something more? The answer: by adding another pet topic, Unnecessary British Patrio

  • 08:58 Congressional Elections: Crash Course Government and Politics #6

    Congressional Elections: Crash Course Government and Politics #6

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    This week Craig Benzine talks about the importance of elections. But he isn’t going to focus on presidential elections, but instead those of the strongest part of our government: congressional elections. Craig will talk about the frequency of elections in

  • 08:13 Interest Groups: Crash Course Government And Politics #42

    Interest Groups: Crash Course Government And Politics #42

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    Today, Craig is going to talk about something you fans out there have been demanding for months - money in politics. Specifically, we're going to talk about special interest groups and their role in the U.S. political system. Special interest groups are g

  • 07:25 Controlling Bureaucracies: Crash Course Government And Politics #17

    Controlling Bureaucracies: Crash Course Government And Politics #17

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    In which Craig Benzine tells you how we keep bureaucracy in check. So we've spent the last few episodes telling you all about what bureaucracies are and why they are formed. And throughout we've hinted about this ever-expanding power within the executive

  • 07:56 Civil Rights & Liberties: Crash Course Government #23

    Civil Rights & Liberties: Crash Course Government #23

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    Today, Craig is going to give you an overview of civil rights and civil liberties. Often these terms are used interchangeably, but they are actually very different. Our civil liberties, contained in the Bill of Rights, once only protected us from the fede

  • 09:23 Political Parties: Crash Course Government And Politics #40

    Political Parties: Crash Course Government And Politics #40

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    Today, Craig is going to talk about political parties and their role in American politics. So, when most people think about political parties they associate them with the common ideologies of the voters and representatives within that party, but the goal

  • 09:50 Popular Public Opinion: Crash Course Government And Politics #33

    Public Opinion: Crash Course Government And Politics #33

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    So today, Craig is finally going to start talking about politics. Now up until this point we've specifically been looking at government - that is answering the questions of who, what, and how in relation to policies. But politics is different in that it l

  • 06:30 Presidential Power: Crash Course Government and Politics #11

    Presidential Power: Crash Course Government and Politics #11

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    This week Craig looks at the expressed powers of the President of the United States - that is the ones you can find in the Constitution. From appointing judges and granting pardons, to vetoing laws and acting as the nation’s chief diplomat on foreign poli

  • 08:57 Constitutional Compromises: Crash Course Government and Politics #5

    Constitutional Compromises: Crash Course Government and Politics #5

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    In which Craig Benzine teaches you about the compromises met in ratifying the U.S. Constitution. The United State’s didn’t always have its current system of government. Actually, this is it’s second attempt. Craig will delve into the failures (and few suc

  • 02:09 A whale song class at a British museum

    A whale song class at a British museum

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    Whale watcher and artist Marina Rees teaches whale sounds singing classes as part of a special exhibition at the Old Low Light Heritage Center in North Shields, England. While many whales make sounds, male humpbacks are known for their song, which they pr

  • 03:11 Making Legal Wigs for British Courts

    Making Legal Wigs for British Courts

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    If a barrister or a judge walked into a London courtroom without wearing a wig, well, everyone would wig out. Its a tradition to wear a legal wig in England. Ede & Ravenscroft, the oldest tailor in London, has been making these head coverings for over thr

  • 06:59 Bureaucracy Basics: Crash Course Government And Politics #15

    Bureaucracy Basics: Crash Course Government And Politics #15

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    This week Craig Benzine discuses bureaucracies. Bureaucracies tend to be associated with unintelligible rules and time-wasting procedures, but they play an important, though controversial, role in governing. From the FDA to the EPA, these agencies were es

  • 08:07 Sex Discrimination: Crash Course Government And Politics #30

    Sex Discrimination: Crash Course Government And Politics #30

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    Today, Craig is going to talk about employment discrimination, and we're going to focus primarily on women in the workforce. Discrimination against women tends to be handled somewhat differently in the courts as they are not a minority. Even so, the court

  • 07:17 Freedom Of The Press: Crash Course Government And Politics #26

    Freedom Of The Press: Crash Course Government And Politics #26

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    Today, Craig is going to finish up our discussion of the First Amendment with freedom of the press. Like an individual's right to free speech, the press has a right, and arguably responsibility, to tell the public what the government is doing. But of cour

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  • 07:21 Shaping Public Opinion: Crash Course Government And Politics #34

    Shaping Public Opinion: Crash Course Government And Politics #34

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    So today Craig is going to talk about where our political opinions come from. Of course, most people’s politics are grounded in their ideologies, but there are also other external influences such as the government itself, interest groups, and the media. S

  • 03:33 Pony Drift: The British "Wild West" | BBC Earth

    Pony Drift: The British "Wild West" | BBC Earth

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    Horse racing in the forest is an excellent occasion to see some breath taking "pony drifts". Subscribe to BBC Earth for more amazing animal videos - http://bit.ly/BBCEarthSub Watch more videos from BBC Earth: Planet Earth http://bit.ly/PlanetEarthPlaylist

  • 08:54 Popular Social Policy: Crash Course Government And Politics #49

    Social Policy: Crash Course Government And Politics #49

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    Today, Craig is going to talk about social policy - in the United States this means achieving one of three goals: protecting Americans from risk, promoting equal opportunity, or assisting the poor. Many Americans strongly believe in individualism, that is

  • 07:14 Judicial Decisions: Crash Course Government And Politics #22

    Judicial Decisions: Crash Course Government And Politics #22

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    Today, Craig Benzine is going to dive into the factors that influence judicial decisions. As you may have noticed, the Supreme Court recently handed down some pretty big decisions on same-sex marriage (in Obergefell v Hodges) and the Affordable Care Act (

  • 08:16 Equal Protection: Crash Course Government And Politics #29

    Equal Protection: Crash Course Government And Politics #29

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    Today, Craig is going to talk about the most important part of the Constitution - the Fourteenth Amendment. In particular, we're going to discuss the "equal protection" clause and how it relates to our civil rights. So we've spent the last few episodes ta

  • 04:34 Why It's So Hard For The Government To Hack Your Phone

    Why It's So Hard For The Government To Hack Your Phone

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    The FBI is currently in a battle with Apple to allow encrypted phones be unlocked, but how does encryption even work? How Powerful Is Apple? ►►►► http://bit.ly/1OBOqRk Sign Up For The TestTube Newsletter Here ►►►► http://bit.ly/1myXbFG How Secure Are Fing

  • 07:09 Government Spending and the IS-LM model

    Government Spending and the IS-LM model

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    How a change in fiscal policy shifts the IS curve More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=pzQnc_0eZA8

  • 10:32 Government's Financial Condition

    Government's Financial Condition

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    Difference between debt and operating costs. Seeing how large obligations are for social security and medicare More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=LOiw5aBrm4Y

  • 10:35 How the US Government Will Survive Doomsday

    How the US Government Will Survive Doomsday

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    Get 10% off your custom domain or email from Hover at http://www.hover.com/wendover This video was partially based on the book, "Raven Rock" by Garrett Graff: http://a.co/23ud2fa Check out my new podcast with Brian from Real Engineering: https://itunes.ap

  • 07:01 How a Bill Becomes a Law: Crash Course Government and Politics #9

    How a Bill Becomes a Law: Crash Course Government and Politics #9

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    Oh my, Craig has his work cut out for him this week. The process of how a bill becomes a law can be pretty complex, fraught with potential bill-death at every corner. As if just getting through committee isn’t difficult enough, bills have to navigate a se

  • 06:54 S.C.O.T.U.S. Procedures: Crash Course Government And Politics #20

    S.C.O.T.U.S. Procedures: Crash Course Government And Politics #20

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    This week Craig Benzine talks about what happens when a case makes it to the Supreme Court of the United States (or the SCOTUS). We're going to focus on court procedure today. We talk about how to petition to get your case heard, how written arguments, or

  • 02:59 SchoolHouse Rock Three Ring Government

    SchoolHouse Rock Three Ring Government

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    Separation of Powers

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  • 08:29 Due Process Of Law: Crash Course Government And Politics #28

    Due Process Of Law: Crash Course Government And Politics #28

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    This week Craig is going to continue our discussion of due process. Technically, we started last week with the 4th amendment and search and seizure, but this week we’re going to look at the 5th and 6th amendments and how they ensure a fair trial. We’ll ta

  • 08:40 Discrimination: Crash Course Government And Politics #31

    Discrimination: Crash Course Government And Politics #31

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    Today, Craig is going to wrap up our discussion of discrimination by looking more closely at those “discrete and insular minorities” referenced in the 14th Amendment. We’ll talk about instances of discrimination of Asian, European, and Latino immigrants,

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  • 07:58 Gerrymandering: Crash Course Government And Politics #37

    Gerrymandering: Crash Course Government And Politics #37

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    Today Craig is going to talk about a topic that makes voters and politicians alike ANGRY! We're going to talk about Gerrymandering - that is the process in which voting districts are redrawn in a way to favor one party during elections. As you'll see, thi

  • 09:05 The Bicameral Congress: Crash Course Government and Politics #2

    The Bicameral Congress: Crash Course Government and Politics #2

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    In which Craig Benzine teaches you about the United States Congress, and why it's bicameral, and what bicameral means. Craig tells you what the Senate and House of Representatives are for, some of the history of the institutions, and reveal to you just ho

  • 08:28 Congressional Committees: Crash Course Government and Politics #7

    Congressional Committees: Crash Course Government and Politics #7

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    This week Craig Benzine clears up the role of committees in Congress. We’ll talk about standing committees, joint committees, conference committees, and caucuses (and not the candidate-choosing kinds) as well as the staff agencies that help advise these c

  • 08:12 Congressional Leadership: Crash Course Government and Politics #8

    Congressional Leadership: Crash Course Government and Politics #8

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    This week Craig Benzine explores the leadership structure of congress. We’ll break out the clone machine to examine the responsibilities of the speaker of the house, the majority and minority leaders as well as the majority and minority whips in both the

  • 06:36 Congressional Decisions: Crash Course Government and Politics #10

    Congressional Decisions: Crash Course Government and Politics #10

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    This week Craig breaks out the crystal ball to try and figure out why our congresspeople do the things that they do. We’ll talk about the three motivating factors of congressional decisions - constituency, interest groups, and political parties - and we’l

  • 07:53 Presidential Powers 2: Crash Course Government And Politics

    Presidential Powers 2: Crash Course Government And Politics

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    This week Craig continues our conversation on presidential powers by looking at those NOT found in the Constitution - implied or inherent powers. We’ll talk about how the president uses his or her power to negotiate executive agreements, recommend legisla

  • 09:23 How Presidents Govern: Crash Course Government And Politics #14

    How Presidents Govern: Crash Course Government And Politics #14

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    This week Craig Benzine talks about how the president gets things done. Filling the role of the executive branch is a pretty big job - much too big for just one person. It's so big that the president employees an entire federal bureaucracy! Today, we’re j

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  • 05:58 Types Of Bureaucracies: Crash Course Government And Politics #16

    Types Of Bureaucracies: Crash Course Government And Politics #16

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    This week Craig Benzine breaks down the different types of bureaucracies. I mean sure, they’re all part of the executive branch, but some work more directly with the president than others. Some bureaucracies exist solely to independently regulate industry

  • 08:01 Judicial Review: Crash Course Government And Politics #21

    Judicial Review: Crash Course Government And Politics #21

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    Today, Craig Benzine is going to tell you about the Supreme Court's most important case, Marbury v. Madison, and how the court granted itself the power of judicial review. Judicial review is the power to examine and invalidate actions of the legislative a

  • 06:48 Freedom Of Religion: Crash Course Government And Politics #24

    Freedom Of Religion: Crash Course Government And Politics #24

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    Today, Craig is going to take a look at the First Amendment and your right to freedom of religion. We’ll examine some significant Supreme Court decisions and talk about how they’ve affected our interpretations of the law with respect to stuff like animal

  • 07:38 Search And Seizure: Crash Course Government And Politics #27

    Search And Seizure: Crash Course Government And Politics #27

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    This week Craig talks about police searches and seizures. Now, the fourth amendment says that you have the right to be protected against "unreasonable searches and seizures" but what exactly this mean? Well, it's complicated. The police often need warrant

  • 07:14 Affirmative Action: Crash Course Government And Politics #32

    Affirmative Action: Crash Course Government And Politics #32

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    So we've been talking about civil rights for the last few episodes now, and we're finally going to wrap this discussion up with the rather controversial topic of affirmative action. We'll explain what exactly affirmative action is, who it is for, and why

  • 08:47 Political Ideology: Crash Course Government And Politics #35

    Political Ideology: Crash Course Government And Politics #35

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    So today Craig is going to look at political ideology in America. We're going to focus on liberals and conservatives and talk about the influencers of both of these viewpoints. Now, it's important to remember that political ideologies don't always perfect

  • 08:46 Election Basics: Crash Course Government And Politics #36

    Election Basics: Crash Course Government And Politics #36

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    This week Craig is going to give you a broad overview of elections in the United States. So as you may have noticed, there are kind of a lot of people in the U.S, and holding individual issues up to a public vote doesn't seem particularly plausible. So to

  • 07:36 How Voters Decide: Crash Course Government And Politics #38

    How Voters Decide: Crash Course Government And Politics #38

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    So today, Craig is going to try to get inside the heads of voters by discussing how voters make decisions. Now obviously, like all decision making, voter decisions are influenced by a multitude of factors, but the three we are going to focus on today (and

  • 09:36 Political Campaigns: Crash Course Government And Politics #39

    Political Campaigns: Crash Course Government And Politics #39

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    So political campaigns are a pretty big deal in the United States. For instance the 2012 presidential election clocked in at the most expensive ever - at around $6 billion dollars! Needless to say, money plays a very big role in American elections. So tod

  • 10:48 Party Systems: Crash Course Government And Politics #41

    Party Systems: Crash Course Government And Politics #41

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    Today, Craig is going to dive into the history of American political parties. So throughout most of United States history our political system has been dominated by a two-party system, but the policies and the groups that support these parties have change

  • 08:45 Media Institution: Crash Course Government And Politics #44

    Media Institution: Crash Course Government And Politics #44

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    So today we're going to look at the rather thorny issue of the media and its role in politics. Wether you're talking about older forms of media like newspapers and radio or newer forms like television and the Internet, all media serves the same purpose -

  • 08:14 Popular Legal System Basics: Crash Course Government And Politics #18

    Legal System Basics: Crash Course Government And Politics #18

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    This week Craig Benzine takes a first look at the judicial branch. It's pretty easy to forget that the courts, and the laws that come out of them, affect our lives on a daily basis. But how exactly these decisions are made and where each law's jurisdictio

  • 06:59 Popular Structure Of The Court System: Crash Course Government And Politics #19

    Structure Of The Court System: Crash Course Government And Politics #19

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    This week Craig Benzine is going to talk about the structure of the U.S. court system and how exactly it manages to keep things moving smoothly. We’’ll talk about trial courts, district courts, appeals courts, circuit courts, state supreme courts, and of

  • 08:57 Interest Group Formation: Crash Course Government And Politics #43

    Interest Group Formation: Crash Course Government And Politics #43

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    So last week we talked about what special interest groups are and how they influence the political system, and today we’re going to focus on why we even have them in the first place. As to avoid getting too cynical, we’re going to focus on five benefits o

  • 08:31 Popular Separation of Powers and Checks and Balances: Crash Course Government and Politics #3

    Separation of Powers and Checks and Balances: Crash Course Government and Politics #3

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    In which Craig Benzine teaches you about the US Governments Separation of powers and the system of checks and balances. In theory, the Legislative Branch, the Executive Branch, and the Judicial Brach are designed to keep each other in check, and to keep a

  • 03:02 Popular School House Rock: Three Ring Government- It's Our Political Circus!!

    School House Rock: Three Ring Government- It's Our Political Circus!!

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    Does anyone remember School House Rock?

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  • 09:40 How to make a chocolate bar with a twist I Pleasant Vices Recipe

    How to make a chocolate bar with a twist I Pleasant Vices Recipe

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    Tasha and Paul follow on from their hot chocolate adventure to show us how to temper chocolate into an amazing chocolate bar. The mould for this chocolate bar is a scaled down version of the Parthenon frieze and was made by the British Museum facsimile ma

  • 11:57 The West Indies and the Southern colonies

    The West Indies and the Southern colonies

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    Plantation agriculture, and slave labor, united the British colonies in the West Indies and the southern part of the eastern seaboard. In this video, Kim discusses the sugar islands of the Caribbean and how their reliance on enslaved Africans for labor de

  • 06:12 Japan's mysterious 'keyhole' tombs - BBC REEL

    Japan's mysterious 'keyhole' tombs - BBC REEL

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    A sense of mystery surrounds the keyhole-shaped kofun tombs in Japan. Although the iconic Mozu Tombs in Sakai city, Osaka have recently been awarded UNESCO World Heritage status, surprisingly little is actually known about these intriguing monuments, kept

  • 11:33 Why Planes Don't Fly Faster

    Why Planes Don't Fly Faster

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    1970s first class image courtesy British Airways and used under fair use guidelines Concorde interior photo courtesy ravas51 British Airways First Class Photo courtesy TravelingOtter British Airways Business Class Photo courtesy Peter McCarthy and Tony Ke

  • 01:10 High School Fitness (1962)

    High School Fitness (1962)

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    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown. American newsreel item. Title reads: "Youth Fitness - La Sierra High Shows The Way" La Sierra, California, United States of America / USA LS La Sierra High School. MS Sign reading

  • 10:19 If One Finger Brought Oil - Things Fall Apart part I: Crash Course Literature 208

    If One Finger Brought Oil - Things Fall Apart part I: Crash Course Literature 208

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    You can directly support Crash Course at http://www.subbable.com/crashcourse Subscribe for as little as $0 to keep up with everything we're doing. Free is nice, but if you can afford to pay a little every month, it really helps us to continue producing th

  • 08:10 How to make Mesoamerican 18th century mash up hot chocolate I Pleasant Vices episode 2

    How to make Mesoamerican 18th century mash up hot chocolate I Pleasant Vices episode 2

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