William Joseph Burns From Wikipedia – Served as Ambassador of the United States to Jordan from 1998 to 2001, Assistant Secretary of State for Near East Affairs from 2001 to 2005, Ambassador of the United States to the Russian Federation from 2005 to 2008. William Joseph Burns (born April 11, 1956) is President of the..
7:40 Former California Governor, Arnold Schwarzenegger, has issued a powerful condemnation of the Capitol assault and of his fellow Republicans who have enabled President Trump. Former California Governor, Arnold Schwarzenegger, has issued a powerful condemnation of the Capitol assault and of his fellow Republicans who have enabled President Trump. The Hollywood actor was born in..
1:02:46 Professor Timothy Snyder lecture — “What past catastrophe teaches us about future possibility” House of European History The House of European History in Brussels, Belgium, invited Professor Timothy Snyder, a leading expert on Europe’s history, to talk about the continent’s shared and divided memory, one of the museum’s underpinning themes, in the light of..
1:22:16 Timothy Snyder, “On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons From The 20th Century” – Snyder is the award-winning author of Bloodlands and Black Earth, and his extensive study of the Holocaust has made him one of the foremost experts on authoritarian movements. In this brief and urgent call-to-action, Snyder, the Housum Professor of history at Yale, identifies..
Find answers to your questions about COVID-19 vaccines. What is a vaccine? How are vaccines developed? How will we know a Covid-19 vaccine is safe? Find answers to your questions about COVID-19 vaccines.What is a vaccine? How are vaccines developed? How will we know a Covid-19 vaccine is safe? Coronavirus Pandemic 2020 Find answers to..
1:34:17 History Lives – The Halifax Explosion – Playlist of videos available as of Dec. 2020 Videos available – https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=Sea+Tales+Halifax+Explosion+Video –
18:59 Turing’s Enigma Problem (Part 1) – Computerphile – Alan Turing & Bletchley Park mathematical problem-solvers work to solve the Enigma Code during WWII Computerphile The Enigma cipher machine, said to be unbreakable. Alan Turing had a pivotal role in cracking Enigma codes during WWII. Professor Brailsford takes us through just what Turing and his..
Playlist 1:39:25 Ken Burns: The Civil War – The Cause – 1861 The Civil War – 1 – Savasin Sebebi (1861) Commenter: I’ve watched this mini series dozens of times over the years and it gets better each time. It is a masterpiece.”
13:46 Ben Ferencz, 60 Minutes | the last living Nuremberg prosecutor, turns 100 See also 24:05 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dk81aTotvDc – PROSECUTING EVIL: THE EXTRAORDINARY WORLD OF BEN FERENCZ Cast and Crew Q&A | •Sep 10, 2018 See also https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=skmQgtaFjRM – Harvard Law School Earlier this year (2013), Dean Martha Minow sat down for a talk with Benjamin..
Ron Klain From Wikipedia – In early 2020, Klain joined Biden’s presidential campaign as a senior advisor. On November 11, it was announced he would serve as White House Chief of Staff for President-elect Biden.