Why Socrates Hated Democracy
We’re used to thinking hugely well of democracy. But interestingly, one of the wisest people who ever lived, Socrates, had deep suspicions of it. If you like...
Who Is Karl Marx?
When writing The Communist Manifesto, Karl Marx thought he was providing a road to utopia, but everywhere his ideas were tried, they resulted in catastrophe and mass murder. In this video, Paul Kengor...
Nietzsche In Twelve Minutes
I do not own any of these images. This 12-minute video is intended as an introduction to the philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche. It is not intended as a comprehensive or definitive account of his thoug...
George Orwell and 1984: How Freedom Dies
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The Angry Affluent Liberal - American Greatness
Sarah Jeong’s nasty tweets raise a personal question, not a political one: why is she so bitter when she has enjoyed so much success? Her animus against white people sounds like a teen version of 196...
Deneen Borelli calls out Oprah for her...
Deneen Borelli calls out Oprah for her race-baiting tactics on and off the stage. America does not have time for Obama 2.0!
Oprah Winfrey Addresses Lesbian Rumors
Talk show host gets emotional in interview with Barbara Walters. For more, click here: http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/slideshow/photos-oprah-winfrey-years-12298302
Solid proof Oprah is racist...undeniable...
this is solid proof oprah is racist...undeniable...
Si totusi,vine toamna... - Tatiana Stepa si Adrian Paunescu
Si totusi,vine toamna... - Tatiana Stepa si Adrian Paunescu (voce) Select the optimal resolution 720p For relaxation visit my channels: http://www.youtube.com/user/TBluedream?feature=watch http://www....
News_Leftist Hero Noam Chomsky: Trump-Russia Collusion Story Is A 'Joke' And 'Not A Major Issue' - YouTube
News_Leftist Hero Noam Chomsky: Trump-Russia Collusion Story Is A 'Joke' And 'Not A Major Issue'. News_CNS News http://www.cnsnews.com/ Media Research Center...
William Blake Paintings
Laissez moi mourir - Dark Sanctuary William Blake was a poet, illustrator, engraver, draughtsman, writer and painter whose efforts, due to their idiosyncrati...
William Blake: The Tyger
Mark West of AnimaCrackers created this beautiful animated interpretation of the William Blake poem, read by Kristin Hughes. Bach's Cello Suite No. 5 in C mi...
10 Things You May Not Know About Sigmund Freud
Check out 10 surprising facts about the father of modern psychoanalysis.
Calls vs. Balls: "Monkey Balls" Show Why Men Overcompensate
Howler monkeys are about the size of a small dog, weighing around seven kilos, yet they are among the loudest terrestrial animals on the planet, and can roar...
George Orwell bibliography
The bibliography of George Orwell includes journalism, essays, novels and non-fiction books written by the British writer Eric Blair (1903–50), either under his own name or, more usually, under his pe...
Nineteen Eighty-Four
Nineteen Eighty-Four, sometimes published as 1984, is a dystopian novel by English author George Orwell published in 1949.The novel is set in Airstrip One (formerly known as Great Britain), a province...
Golden Age of Science Fiction
The first Golden Age of Science Fiction—often recognized as the period from 1938 to 1946—was an era during which the science fiction genre gained wide public attention and many classic science fiction...
P. G. Wodehouse
Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse, KBE (/ˈwʊdhaʊs/; 15 October 1881 – 14 February 1975) was an English humourist whose body of work includes novels, short stories, plays, humorous verses, ...
Sylvia (2003 film)
Sylvia is a 2003 British biographical drama film directed by Christine Jeffs and starring Gwyneth Paltrow, Daniel Craig, Jared Harris, and Michael Gambon. It tells the true story of the romance betwe...
Geostationary orbit
A geostationary orbit, geostationary Earth orbit or geosynchronous equatorial orbit (GEO) is a circular orbit 35,786 kilometres (22,236 mi) above the Earth's equator and following the direction ...
Visits to St. Elizabeths
Visits to St Elizabeths is a poem by Elizabeth Bishop modelled on the English nursery rhyme This is the house that Jack built. The poem refers to the confinement between 1945 and 1958 of Ezra Pound in...
Pope Boniface VIII
Pope Boniface VIII (Latin: Bonifatius VIII; c. 1230 – 11 October 1303), born Benedetto Caetani, was Pope from 24 December 1294 to his death in 1303.He organized the first Roman Catholic "jubilee" ...
Giovanni Boccaccio
Giovanni Boccaccio (/boʊˈkɑːtʃiˌoʊ, -tʃoʊ, bə-/; [dʒoˈvanni bokˈkattʃo]; 1313 – 21 December 1375) was an Italian writer, poet, correspondent of Petrarch, and an important Renaissance humanist. Bo...
10 Things You May Not Know About Sigmund Freud
Check out 10 surprising facts about the father of modern psychoanalysis.
Appendix Vergiliana
The Appendix Vergiliana is a collection of poems traditionally ascribed as juvenilia of Virgil, although it is likely that all the pieces are in fact spurious. Many were considered works of Virgil in ...
Dante and Beatrice (painting)
Dante and Beatrice is a painting dated 1884 by the artist Henry Holiday that is on display in the Walker Art Gallery in Liverpool, England. It is considered to be Holiday's most important painting. ...
'Aristotle's Tomb' Discovered By Archaeologist
A Greek archaeologist believes he may have discovered Aristotle’s tomb. Konstantinos Sismanidis excavated the birthplace of the ancient philosopher in northern Greece in the 1990s, and now thinks that...
May 26,1897- Dracula Goes On Sale In London
The first copies of the classic vampire novel Dracula, by Irish writer Bram Stoker, appear in London bookshops on this day in 1897.