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The Immigration History of the United States
 
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A TDC original documentary explaining the history of immigration to America, from the "Natives" who first populated the land, through the Mexican migrants who come in large numbers today. Subscribe to TDC: https://www.youtube.com/TheDailyConve... All videos and images used under protection of Fair Use in US Copyright Law. Like our page on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/thedailyconve... Join us on Google+ https://plus.google.com/1001349258045... Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/thedailyconvo Sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_States_immigration_statistics http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Demographic_history_of_the_United_States http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_immigration_to_the_United_States http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Immigration_to_the_United_States http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/616563/United-States/77801/Immigration http://www.pbs.org/kpbs/theborder/history/timeline/17.html http://www.migrationpolicy.org/article/mexican-immigrants-united-states http://www.pbs.org/kpbs/theborder/history/timeline/20.html http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/01/30/in-1986-congress-tried-to-solve-immigration-why-didnt-it-work/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_foreign-born_population http://www.dhs.gov/sites/default/files/publications/ois_lpr_fr_2013.pdf http://immigrationpolicy.org/sites/default/files/docs/Immigration_and_Natvism_091310.pdf http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Operation_Wetback https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t-eAThI0r80 http://cdn.theatlantic.com/static/mt/assets/national/amflagbnr.jpg http://www.kcet.org/socal/departures/columns/assets_c/2012/06/chineseamerican-thumb-630x380-31213.jpg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u4wzVuXPznk https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OC5Mt1MQ_0k https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jOhlDjU15hA http://www.migrationpolicy.org/programs/data-hub/charts/largest-immigrant-groups-over-time http://www.dhs.gov/sites/default/files/publications/ois_lpr_fr_2013.pdf
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When is Thanksgiving? Colonizing America: Crash Course US History #2
 
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In which John Green teaches you about the (English) colonies in what is now the United States. He covers the first permanent English colony at Jamestown, Virginia, the various theocracies in Massachusetts, the feudal kingdom in Maryland, and even a bit about the spooky lost colony at Roanoke Island. What were the English doing in America, anyway? Lots of stuff. In Virginia, the colonists were largely there to make money. In Maryland, the idea was to create a a colony for Catholics who wanted to be serfs of the Lords Baltimore. In Massachusetts, the Pilgrims and Puritans came to America to find a place where they could freely persecute those who didn't share their beliefs. But there was a healthy profit motive in Massachusetts as well. Profits were thin at first, and so were the colonists. Trouble growing food and trouble with the natives kept the early colonies from success. Before long though, the colonists started cultivating tobacco, which was a win for everyone involved if you ignore the lung cancer angle. So kick back, light up a smoke, and learn how America became profitable. DON'T SMOKE, THOUGH! THAT WAS A JOKE! Tun on the captions, you'll like them! Hey teachers and students - Check out CommonLit's free collection of reading passages and curriculum resources to learn more about the events of this episode. Modern Native Americans have varied perspectives on Thanksgiving and the start of European colonization in America. Chuck Larsen's Plymouth Thanksgiving Story reveals a new native and anthropological take on the famous first Thanksgiving meal: https://www.commonlit.org/texts/the-plymouth-thanksgiving-story follow us! @thecrashcourse @realjohngreen @crashcoursestan @raoulmeyer @thoughtbubbler @saysdanica Like us! http://www.facebook.com/youtubecrashcourse Look at this! http://thecrashcourse.tumblr.com Support CrashCourse on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/crashcourse
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The History of Colonial America
 
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The video describes characteristics of the the three main groups of the 13 colonies: New England, Middle and Southern. Students will learn about geography, education, religion, economic systems, social patterns, and treatment and enslavement of African-Americans in the regions. Check out all the educational videos from Flocabulary, often called the "Schoolhouse Rock" of the 21st Century, at http://flocabulary.com For lesson plans and activities that go along with this video, visit https://www.flocabulary.com/unit/colonial-america/ Connect With Us! Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/flocabulary Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/flocabulary Instagram: http://www.instagram.com/flocabulary Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/flocabulary Beat by KEISHH
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Growth, Cities, and Immigration: Crash Course US History #25
 
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In which John Green teaches you about the massive immigration to the United States during the late 19th and early 20th century. Immigrants flocked to the US from all over the world in this time period. Millions of Europeans moved to the US where they drove the growth of cities and manned the rapid industrialization that was taking place. In the western US many, many Chinese immigrants arrived to work on the railroad and in mines. As is often the case in the United States, the people who already lived in the US reacted kind of badly to this flood of immigrants. Some legislators tried to stem the flow of new arrivals, with mixed success. Grover Cleveland vetoed a general ban on immigration, but the leadership at the time did manage to get together to pass and anti-Chinese immigration law. Immigrants did win some important Supreme Court decisions upholding their rights, but in many ways, immigrants were treated as second class citizens. At the same time, the country was rapidly urbanizing. Cities were growing rapidly and industrial technology was developing new wonders all the time. John will cover all this upheaval and change, and hearken back to a time when racial profiling did in fact boil down to analyzing the side of someone's face. Support CrashCourse on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/crashcourse Hey teachers and students - Check out CommonLit's free collection of reading passages and curriculum resources to learn more about the events of this episode. As America industrialized further and manufacturing grew, a rush of new immigrants came to America seeking job opportunities: https://www.commonlit.org/texts/the-rush-of-immigrants Immigrants often entered through New York's Ellis Island where the Statue of Liberty bore the iconic phrase "Give me your tired, your poor,": https://www.commonlit.org/texts/the-new-colossus Immigrants experienced culture shock and hard living conditions in this time, as documented in later memoirs such as "America and I": https://www.commonlit.org/texts/america-and-i
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13 Colonies: the Early Colonies - Roanoke, Jamestown, Plymouth, & New England
 
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This PowerPoint, with activities, and lesson plans are available @: https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Mr-Raymond-Civics-And-Social-Studies-Academy This lesson teaches students about the earliest European colonies in North America. Students will learn about the “Lost Colony” of Roanoke Island, Jamestown, Plymouth, Massachusetts Bay Colony, Providence, Connecticut and New Hampshire. Content covered in this lesson includes: • Events in England fueling the settlement of America: Defeat of the Spanish Armada & the Protestant Reformation • Settling of Roanoke: Queen Elizabeth & Sir Walter Raleigh, Croatoan • Settling of Jamestown: Captain John Smith, “Starving Time,” Pocahontas, John Rolfe, Tobacco, and the House of Burgesses • Settling of Plymouth: the Reformation, Puritans, Separatists, the Mayflower Compact, Squanto, & Thanksgiving • Settling of Massachusetts Bay Colony: the Great Migration, John Winthrop, religious persecution • Providence: Roger Williams, & Anne Hutchinson • Connecticut: Thomas Hooker’s congregation, the Fundamental Orders of Connecticut • New Hampshire: John Wheelright Like most of the videos on Mr. Raymond’s Civics and Social Studies Academy’s lessons, this video ends with a review “quiz.” Remember that the PowerPoint in this video as well as a variety of lesson plans, worksheets, smartboard files and activities, are available at Teachers Pay Teachers. As a social studies teacher, I have often looked for good YouTube video clips to show my students. I hope these videos will serve as a supplement to lessons for civics teachers, US history teachers, US government teachers and their students. I have also thought that these videos could help those who are going to take the naturalization test to become US Citizens. All content in this video is for educational purposes only… ***For noncommercial, educational, and archival purposes under Law of Fair Use as provided in section 107 of the US copyright law. No copyrights infringements intended***
History Brief: The Great Migration
 
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For teaching resources covering this and other topics from the 1920s, check out our workbook: http://amzn.to/1RZhrcj A short video regarding the Great Migration of the 1910s and 20s, including the causes and effects of the migration. Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ReadingThroughHistory
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The Black Legend, Native Americans, and Spaniards: Crash Course US History #1
 
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In which John Green kicks off Crash Course US History! Why, you may ask, are we covering US History, and not more World History, or the history of some other country, or the very specific history of your home region? Well, the reasons are many. But, like it or not, the United States has probably meddled in your country to some degree in the last 236 years or so, and that means US History is relevant all over the world. In episode 1, John talks about the Native Americans who lived in what is now the US prior to European contact. This is a history class, not archaeology, so we're mainly going to cover written history. That means we start with the first sustained European settlement in North America, and that means the Spanish. The Spanish have a long history with the natives of the Americas, and not all of it was positive. The Spanish were definitely not peaceful colonizers, but what colonizers are peaceful? Colonization pretty much always results in an antagonistic relationship with the locals. John teaches you about early Spanish explorers, settlements, and what happened when they didn't get along with the indigenous people. The story of their rocky relations has been called the Black Legend. Which is not a positive legend. Turn on the captions. You'll like it! Follow us! @thecrashcourse @realjohngreen @crashcoursestan @raoulmeyer @saysdanica @thoughtbubbler Support CrashCourse on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/crashcourse
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The Atlantic slave trade: What too few textbooks told you - Anthony Hazard
 
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Check out our Patreon page: https://www.patreon.com/teded View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-atlantic-slave-trade-what-your-textbook-never-told-you-anthony-hazard Slavery has occurred in many forms throughout the world, but the Atlantic slave trade -- which forcibly brought more than 10 million Africans to the Americas -- stands out for both its global scale and its lasting legacy. Anthony Hazard discusses the historical, economic and personal impact of this massive historical injustice. Lesson by Anthony Hazard, animation by NEIGHBOR.
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The First Americans   Land Bridge Theory
 
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Travel to USA
 
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Travel guide to USA with sample pre-filled immigration forms and customs forms, specially for people flying to USA for the first time or apprehensive about taking a flight and going through immigration and customs procedures. Download a printable travel guide PDF file at http://www.path2usa.com/travel-guide-to-usa.
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Huge Homeschool Haul - The Ice Age & Bering Land Bridge
 
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Thank you for visiting my channel! In this video I go through the curriculum supplies I found to use in my son's American History lessons. This was the first time I was ever able to get everything I needed and I was super excited. I believe I went a little overboard here, so will probably not get this much for a specific unit again in the future. But it helped me to work out what I need exactly! I'm not able to include every link in this description, so some will be listed under a general link where they can be found. Enjoy! ---------------------------------------------------------------- The Secret Cave: Discovering Lascaux https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0374366942/ref=od_aui_detailpages02?ie=UTF8&psc=1 The First Drawing by Mordicai Gerstein https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0316204781/ref=od_aui_detailpages02?ie=UTF8&psc=1 The First Dog by Jan Brett https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0152276513/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s08?ie=UTF8&psc=1 The First Dog Lesson Plan http://harringtonharmonies.com/2014/09/first-dog-ice-age-activity.html Discovery in the Cave (Step Into Reading) by Mark Dubowski https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0375858938/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s05?ie=UTF8&psc=1 The Ghosts of Petroglyph Canyon by Christopher Cloud https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1501067354/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s06?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Magic Tree House #7: Sunset of the Sabertooth https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0679863737/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s04?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Lug - Dawn of the Ice Age by David Zeltser https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1606845136/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s04?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Boy of the Painted Cave by Justin Denzel https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0698113772/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s08?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Safari Ltd. Toob - Prehistoric Life https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B000GZED8O/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s02?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Rainbow Resource: http://www.rainbowresource.com/ Instant Prehistoric Sponges Prehistoric Fern Mammoth Excavation Kit Earth Science Kit - Fossils Ice Age Placemat Reusable Sticker Pad - Prehistoric First Nations of North America: Subarctic Peoples My blog post on the kit: **COMING ASAP** History of the United States Card Deck https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0007CKAEW/ref=od_aui_detailpages02?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Ice Age Sticker Book https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1784458600/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s08?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Adventures in the Ice Age by Linda Bailey https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1553375041/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s05?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Who Were the First North Americans http://b6653.myubam.com/p/195/who-were-the-first-north-americans-il Life in the Great Ice Age by Michael & Beverly Oard https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0890511675/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s04?ie=UTF8&psc=1 US History Maps by Don Blattner https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1580371094/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Easy Field Guides https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0935810706/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s01?ie=UTF8&psc=1 https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0935810609/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s03?ie=UTF8&psc=1 https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0935810587/ref=od_aui_detailpages04?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Everything You Need to Ace American History in One Big Fat Notebook https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0761160833/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s08?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Stories on Stone https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0316182117/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s07?ie=UTF8&psc=1 Atlas of the North American Indian https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0816039755/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s04?ie=UTF8&psc=1 DK - Early Humans https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0756610672/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s02?ie=UTF8&psc=1 DK - North American Indians https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0756610818/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o00_s02?ie=UTF8&psc=1 History Year by Year (DK) https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/1465414185/ref=od_aui_detailpages02?ie=UTF8&psc=1 History of US Volume 1 https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0064RXJ2O/ref=oh_aui_detailpage_o01_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 The Land Bridge Game https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Bering-Land-Bridge-Game-632384 The Bering Land Bridge and Migration Differentiated Instruction Lesson Plan https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/The-Bering-Land-Bridge-and-Migration-Differentiated-Instruction-Lesson-Plan-299225 https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/The-Bering-Land-Bridge-and-Migration-Differentiated-Instruction-Lesson-Plan-299225 http://www.teachersnotebook.com/product/Mrs.Taylor2013/land-bridge-theory-bundle ---------------------------------------------------------------- Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/mymanyramblings/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/meeshelbyo/ Blog: http://mymanyramblings.blogspot.com/ Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/MeeshelbyO/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/MeeshelbyO ----------------------------------------------------------------
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Overview of the Middle Ages | World History | Khan Academy
 
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The European Middle Ages (or Medieval Time) is roughly 1000 year span of time from the end of the Roman Empire (in the West) to the beginning of the Renaissance. This video gives as overview with maps and touches on the key events like the Great Schism, Crusades and Black Death. Practice this yourself on Khan Academy right now: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/world-history/medieval-times/serfdom-in-europe/e/key-concepts--serfdom Watch the next lesson: https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/world-history/medieval-times/serfdom-in-europe/v/feudal-system-during-the-middle-ages World History on Khan Academy: From the earliest civilizations to the modern world, geography, religion, trade, and politics have bound peoples and nations together — and torn them apart. Take a journey through time and space and discover the fascinating history behind the complex world we inhabit today. About Khan Academy: Khan Academy offers practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard that empower learners to study at their own pace in and outside of the classroom. We tackle math, science, computer programming, history, art history, economics, and more. Our math missions guide learners from kindergarten to calculus using state-of-the-art, adaptive technology that identifies strengths and learning gaps. We've also partnered with institutions like NASA, The Museum of Modern Art, The California Academy of Sciences, and MIT to offer specialized content. For free. For everyone. Forever. #YouCanLearnAnything Subscribe to KhanAcademy: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=khanacademy
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War & Expansion: Crash Course US History #17
 
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In which John Green teaches you about the Mexican-American War in the late 1840s, and the expansion of the United States into the western end of North America. In this episode of Crash Course, US territory finally reaches from the Atlantic coast to the Pacific Ocean. After Oregon was secured from the UK and the southwest was ceded by Mexico, that is. Famous Americans abound in this episode, including James K Polk (Young Hickory, Napoleon of the Stump), Martin Van Buren, Zachary Taylor, and Winfield Scott. You'll also learn about the California Gold Rush of 1848, and California's admission as a state, which necessitated the Compromise of 1850. Once more slavery is a crucial issue. Something is going to have to be done about slavery, I think. Maybe it will come to a head next week. Support CrashCourse on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/crashcourse Hey teachers and students - Check out CommonLit's free collection of reading passages and curriculum resources to learn more about the events of this episode. America’s Westward expansion was fueled by both Manifest Destiny and a desire to grow the nation and its resources — though at a cost: https://www.commonlit.org/texts/manifest-destiny
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The Great Migration and the power of a single decision | Isabel Wilkerson
 
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Sometimes, a single decision can change the course of history. Join journalist and author Isabel Wilkerson as she tells the story of the Great Migration, the outpouring of six million African Americans from the Jim Crow South to cities in the North and West between World War I and the 1970s. This was the first time in American history that the lowest caste people signaled they had options and were willing to take them -- and the first time they had a chance to choose for themselves what they would do with their innate talents, Wilkerson explains. "These people, by their actions, were able to do what the powers that be, North and South, could not or would not do," she says. "They freed themselves." Check out more TED Talks: http://www.ted.com The TED Talks channel features the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and more. Follow TED on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/TEDTalks Like TED on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TED Subscribe to our channel: https://www.youtube.com/TED
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Bird Migration
 
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Where do birds go during the winter? Many birds migrate south in the winter and return to the north during the summer months. Birds that rely on insects, fruit, and nectar go south to the tropics in the winter to get food that isn’t available in the winter months. But they return to the north to take advantage of flushes of insects, flowers, and larger breeding territories during the summer. How do the birds travel such large distances and what problems do they encounter? Join a Cornell University Naturalist Outreach student to better understand bird migration. This beautiful STEM video brings to life core ideas from the Next Generation Science standards. See (http://blogs.cornell.edu/naturalistoutreach) and NYS 4H STEM pages for guides and worksheets on birds and bird migration. This video is a co-production of Dr. Linda Rayor, the Ithaca College Park Media Lab, and NYS-4H.
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Bering Land Bridge Migration Theory
 
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My First Project
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CARTA:Ancient DNA–Humans in Africa; Ancient European Populations;Genetic History of the Americas
 
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(Visit: http://www.uctv.tv/) This symposium brings together researchers at the forefront of ancient DNA research and population genetics to discuss current developments and share insights about human migration and adaptation. Series: "CARTA - Center for Academic Research and Training in Anthropogeny" [7/2016] [Science] [Show ID: 30972]
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Chippewa Indians Migration To Nunavut (Silent Enemy)
 
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Likely saved through oral tradition, this 56 minute film from 1930, details an event which commenced the Ojibway Indians trek to the Barren Lands or Barren Grounds, in search of food and happiness. Silent Enemy (famine) begins with the Ojibwa Indians living far to the south where forests and lakes abound. They first commenced a southward migration but were forced to change plans. As a result of less game, the Ojibwe Indians agree to migrate north into what is the Barren Grounds of far northern Manitoba, Northwest Territories, Nunavut, and the Barren Grounds of far northern Alaska. They knew the caribou in the 100,000s, if not millions, left the forest to head north into the barren lands each spring and stayed until autumn. The Caribou Eaters food supply was bountiful and from food preservation allowed them to live permanently in the barren lands. Chief Yellow Robe stars as Chetoga. He was directly related to chief Sitting Bull. Though it is thought that Silent Enemy was inspired by the 1922 film Nanook of the North, it is the clear subject of a migration up north which provides a story for this film. It is dramatic and realistic. The animal fight scenes are not fake. It was filmed in northern Alaska. You'll notice scenes filmed outdoors during frigid weather. Brave were the actors, especially chief Yellow Robe who was either 63 or 69 when the movie was made. Chief Dagwan represents the Hare Indians who were known to be conjurers. They are also known as Sahtu which is probably a mispronunciation of Saulteaux. They are the northern most Saulteaux or Chipewyan. All Athabascan or Dene people are Algonquin according to the 1832 Edinburgh Encyclopedia which recorded the Dene being from the Lenni Lenape or Delaware people.
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Why Did the Democratic South Become Republican?
 
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The south used to vote Democrat. Now it votes Republican. Why the switch? Was it, as some people say, because the GOP decided to appeal to racist whites? Carol Swain, Professor of Political Science at Vanderbilt University, explains. Donate today to PragerU! http://l.prageru.com/2ylo1Yt Follow Carol Swain on Twitter! https://twitter.com/carolmswain Follow Carol Swain on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/profcarolmswain/ Joining PragerU is free! Sign up now to get all our videos as soon as they're released. http://prageru.com/signup Download Pragerpedia on your iPhone or Android! Thousands of sources and facts at your fingertips. iPhone: http://l.prageru.com/2dlsnbG Android: http://l.prageru.com/2dlsS5e Join Prager United to get new swag every quarter, exclusive early access to our videos, and an annual TownHall phone call with Dennis Prager! http://l.prageru.com/2c9n6ys Join PragerU's text list to have these videos, free merchandise giveaways and breaking announcements sent directly to your phone! https://optin.mobiniti.com/prageru Do you shop on Amazon? Click https://smile.amazon.com and a percentage of every Amazon purchase will be donated to PragerU. Same great products. Same low price. Shopping made meaningful. VISIT PragerU! https://www.prageru.com FOLLOW us! Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/prageru Twitter: https://twitter.com/prageru Instagram: https://instagram.com/prageru/ PragerU is on Snapchat! JOIN PragerFORCE! For Students: http://l.prageru.com/29SgPaX JOIN our Educators Network! http://l.prageru.com/2c8vsff Script: Once upon a time, every student of history – and that meant pretty much everyone with a high school education – knew this: The Democratic Party was the party of slavery and Jim Crow, and the Republican Party was the party of emancipation and racial integration. Democrats were the Confederacy and Republicans were the Union. Jim Crow Democrats were dominant in the South and socially tolerant Republicans were dominant in the North. But then, in the 1960s and 70s, everything supposedly flipped: suddenly the Republicans became the racists and the Democrats became the champions of civil rights. Fabricated by left-leaning academic elites and journalists, the story went like this: Republicans couldn't win a national election by appealing to the better nature of the country; they could only win by appealing to the worst. Attributed to Richard Nixon, the media's all-purpose bad guy, this came to be known as "The Southern Strategy." It was very simple. Win elections by winning the South. And to win the South, appeal to racists. So, the Republicans, the party of Lincoln, were to now be labeled the party of rednecks. But this story of the two parties switching identities is a myth. In fact, it's three myths wrapped into one false narrative. Let's take a brief look at each myth in turn. Myth Number One: In order to be competitive in the South, Republicans started to pander to white racists in the 1960s. Fact: Republicans actually became competitive in the South as early as 1928, when Republican Herbert Hoover won over 47 percent of the South's popular vote against Democrat Al Smith. In 1952, Republican President Dwight Eisenhower won the southern states of Tennessee, Florida and Virginia. And in 1956, he picked up Louisiana, Kentucky and West Virginia, too. And that was after he supported the Supreme Court decision in Brown v. Board of Education that desegregated public schools; and after he sent the 101st Airborne to Little Rock Central High School to enforce integration. Myth Number Two: Southern Democrats, angry with the Civil Rights Act of 1964, switched parties. Fact: Of the 21 Democratic senators who opposed the Civil Rights Act, just one became a Republican. The other 20 continued to be elected as Democrats, or were replaced by other Democrats. On average, those 20 seats didn't go Republican for another two-and-a-half decades. Myth Number Three: Since the implementation of the Southern Strategy, the Republicans have dominated the South. Fact: Richard Nixon, the man who is often credited with creating the Southern Strategy, lost the Deep South in 1968. In contrast, Democrat Jimmy Carter nearly swept the region in 1976 - 12 years after the Civil Rights Act of 1964. And in 1992, over 28 years later, Democrat Bill Clinton won Georgia, Louisiana, Arkansas, Tennessee, Kentucky and West Virginia. The truth is, Republicans didn't hold a majority of southern congressional seats until 1994, 30 years after the Civil Rights Act. For the complete script, visit https://www.prageru.com/videos/why-did-democratic-south-become-republican
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The Vikings! - Crash Course World History 224
 
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In which John Green teaches you about Vikings! That's right, one of our most requested subjects, the Vikings, right here on Crash Course. So what's the deal with Vikings? Well, the stuff you've heard about them may not be true. The Vikings weren't just pagan raiders striking terror into the hearts of defenseless European Christendom. They were some of the greatest travelers of their time, and they weren't always traveling to steal. In a lot of cases, they were traveling to trade. John will teach you about Viking trade goods, Norse Mythology, and yes, there will be blood, guts, and dragons. OK? You can directly support Crash Course at https://www.patreon.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 this content.
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Westward Expansion: Crash Course US History #24
 
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In which John Green teaches you about the Wild, Wild, West, which as it turns out, wasn't as wild as it seemed in the movies. When we think of the western expansion of the United States in the 19th century, we're conditioned to imagine the loner. The self-reliant, unattached cowpoke roaming the prairie in search of wandering calves, or the half-addled prospector who has broken from reality thanks to the solitude of his single-minded quest for gold dust. While there may be a grain of truth to these classic Hollywood stereotypes, it isn't a very big grain of truth. Many of the pioneers who settled the west were family groups. Many were immigrants. Many were major corporations. The big losers in the westward migration were Native Americans, who were killed or moved onto reservations. Not cool, American pioneers. Support CrashCourse on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/crashcourse Hey teachers and students - Check out CommonLit's free collection of reading passages and curriculum resources to learn more about the events of this episode. America’s Westward expansion was fueled by both Manifest Destiny and a desire to grow the nation and its resources — though at a cost: https://www.commonlit.org/texts/manifest-destiny As Americans continued to stream West on the name of Manifest Destiny, American Indians saw their lives changed forever as they moved from practising resistance to lives on reservations: https://www.commonlit.org/texts/from-resistance-to-reservations
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Human Migration: Push and Pull Factors
 
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Discusses social, economic, political, and environmental push and pull factors
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Slavery - Crash Course US History #13
 
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In which John Green teaches you about America's "peculiar institution," slavery. I wouldn't really call it peculiar. I'd lean more toward horrifying and depressing institution, but nobody asked me. John will talk about what life was like for a slave in the 19th century United States, and how slaves resisted oppression, to the degree that was possible. We'll hear about cotton plantations, violent punishment of slaves, day to day slave life, and slave rebellions. Nat Turner, Harriet Tubman, and Whipped Peter all make an appearance. Slavery as an institution is arguably the darkest part of America's history, and we're still dealing with its aftermath 150 years after it ended. Support CrashCourse on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/crashcourse Hey teachers and students - Check out CommonLit's free collection of reading passages and curriculum resources to learn more about the events of this episode. Memoirs from former slaves like abolitionist Frederick Douglass provide insightful context on the harsh realities of slavery: https://www.commonlit.org/texts/the-narrative-of-the-life-of-frederick-douglass-excerpt-from-chapter-1 Others resisted the violence of slavery through open rebellion, like Nat Turner: https://www.commonlit.org/texts/nat-turner-s-slave-revolt Abolitionists and free slaves alike had to fight against unfair laws such as the Fugitive Slave Act: https://www.commonlit.org/texts/fugitive-slave-act-of-1793
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The Industrial Economy: Crash Course US History #23
 
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In which John Green teaches you about the Industrial Economy that arose in the United States after the Civil War. You know how when you're studying history, and you're reading along and everything seems safely in the past, and then BOOM you think, "Man, this suddenly seems very modern." For me, that moment in US History is the post-Reconstruction expansion of industrialism in America. After the Civil War, many of the changes in technology and ideas gave rise to this new industrialism. You'll learn about the rise of Captains of Industry (or Robber Barons) like Cornelius Vanderbilt, Andrew Carnegie, John D Rockefeller, and JP Morgan. You'll learn about trusts, combinations, and how the government responded to these new business practices. All this, plus John will cover how workers reacted to the changes in society and the early days of the labor movement. You'll learn about the Knights of Labor and Terence Powderly, and Samuel Gompers and the AFL. As a special bonus, someone gets beaten with a cane. AGAIN. What is it with American History and people getting beaten with canes? Support CrashCourse on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/crashcourse
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Migrations and Intensification: Crash Course Big History #7
 
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In which Hank and John Green teach you about humanity conquering the Earth. Or at least moving from Africa into the rest of the Earth. As human beings spread out across the world and populations grew, humanity reached a critical mass of innovators, and collective learning took off! All these innovations were great for lots of human endeavors, but none fared better than agriculture. 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 this content.
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Think Indigenous 11 Dr Pam Palmater_March 20 2015
 
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Dr. Pam Palmater, Ryerson University
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Justice Murray Sinclair on the Royal Proclamation of 1763
 
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On the 250th Anniversary of the Royal Proclamation of 1763, Chief Justice Murray Sinclair, senator and former chair of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, discusses the Proclamation and its implications for the nation-to-nation relationships between the Indigenous peoples of Turtle Island (North America) and, in this context, Canada. The canoe seen is, 'Treaty Canoe' by artist Alex McKay (www.alexmckay.ca). Thanks for watching!
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Globalization I - The Upside: Crash Course World History #41
 
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In which John Green teaches you about globalization, a subject so epic, so, um, global, it requires two videos. In this video, John follows the surprisingly complex path of t-shirt as it criss-crosses the world before coming to rest on your doorstep, and eventually in your dresser. (Unless you're one of those people who never puts their laundry away and lives out of a laundry basket. If that's the case, shame on you.) Anyway, the story of the t-shirt and its manufacture in far-flung places like China, Guatemala, and India is a microcosm of what's going on in the global economy. Globalization is a bit of a mixed bag, and there have definitely been winners and losers along the way. In this episode John will talk about some of the benefits that have come along with it. Next week, he'll get into some of the less-positive side effects of globalization. Also, you should turn on the captions. Thanks to Destin from Smarter Every Day for the cotton footage! http://www.youtube.com/destinws2 Crash Course World History is now available on DVD! http://store.dftba.com/products/crashcourse-world-history-the-complete-series-dvd-set Follow us! @thecrashcourse @johngreen @crashcoursestan @raoulmeyer @saysdanica @thoughtbubbler Like us! http://www.facebook.com/youtubecrashcourse Support Crash Course on Patreon: http://patreon.com/crashcourse
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Understanding Aboriginal Identity
 
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Understanding Aboriginal Identity explores the complex issue of self-identification for Aboriginal people. Today, Aboriginal identity remains inextricably linked with past government legislation and the continued stereotyping of Aboriginal people in the media and Canadian history. From a Metis farm in rural Alberta, to the offices of Canada’s leading scholars, Understanding Aboriginal Identity examines the factors that shape who we are. To order this video please go to www.bearpaweducation.ca/videos
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Wahzhazhe: An Osage Ballet
 
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The Osage ballet, Wahzhazhe, is a contemporary ballet that brings together unique and diverse qualities of Oklahoma history and culture: a reverence for classical ballet that was the legacy of two famous Osage ballerinas, Maria and Marjorie Tallchief, and the richness of Osage traditional music, dance, and textile arts. The creative set designs transform the stage into accurate depictions of Osage lifestyles and the costumes are created to appear as the traditional tribal clothing that was worn during the past 200 years. The ballet depicts the history of the Osage people: their removal from their homelands, the boarding-school era, the discovery of oil on their reservation, which lead to great wealth and tragedy, and the celebration of Osage life today. Wahzhazhe is produced by Randy Tinker Smith and choreographed by Jenna Smith, both of Osage descent. Roman Jasinski acted as adviser on the project. This performance was recorded on March 23, 2013 in the Rasmuson Theater of the National Museum of the American Indian.
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Wahkohtowin: Cree Natural Law
 
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Discussions by four Cree elders; George Brertton, Fred Campiou, Isaac Chamakese and William Dreaver, give insight into the differences between Canadian law and Cree Natural Law and why Natural Law is needed in contemporary society. Wahkohtowin means "everything is related." It is one of the basic principles of Cree Natural Law passed through language, song, prayer, and storytelling. The elders explain that by following the teachings of Wahkohtowin individuals, communities and societies are healthier.
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OUR 2015 TRAVEL PLANS + Happy New Year!
 
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Happy New Year! 2014 was easily the craziest year of our lives which saw us traveling to destinations in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, Australia and North America. If that wasn't enough, we ended up getting married and going back to school in Kingston, Ontario, Canada. This year promises to be just as heavily skewed towards travel as we already have plans for Las Vegas, Ottawa, Quebec City, Lima and South Africa before we wrap up school in May. After we've finished our degrees we plan to then head to Europe on an indefinite journey. How about you guys? What are your travel/life plans for 2015? Please let us know in the comment section below. GEAR WE USE Olympus OM-D E-M5 II: http://amzn.to/1OchS7t Canon G7X: http://amzn.to/1YdjsYX Olympus 14-150mm II Lens: http://amzn.to/1Y79zeM Rode Video Mic GO: http://amzn.to/1WDKtVM Joby Gorilla Pod: http://amzn.to/1PgoY5F SanDisk 16GB Extreme Pro: http://amzn.to/25KEErs SOCIAL MEDIA & TRAVEL BLOGS AUDREY: blog: http://thatbackpacker.com/ instagram: https://www.instagram.com/thatbackpacker/ facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thatbackpacker twitter: https://twitter.com/ThatBackpacker SAMUEL: blog: http://nomadicsamuel.com/ facebook: https://www.facebook.com/nomadicsamuel twitter: https://twitter.com/NomadicSamuel instragram: https://www.instagram.com/nomadicsamuel/ Our 2015 Travel Plans! Happy New Year! Video Transcript: So Happy New Year! It's actually January 5th today so we are a little bit late making this video but we still wanted to take the opportunity to wish you guys a Happy New Year and we hope that you enjoyed the holidays. So we didn't do a whole lot over the holidays. We just stayed at home, we drank a lot of wine, we ate a lot of food. The only reason I didn't gain about ten pounds is that I exercised about two hours a day - not to lose weight but just so that I could eat more. Pure gluttony over here. To give you a little update of what our plans for the rest of the year. We do still have four more months of school left so we need to get through that but unlike last semester we are planning to do quite a bit more travel. We really miss doing that so we're going to try and make it a priority. To be honest we were really dull over those last four months. We really didn't do much, we didn't make travel a priority, we let school and work takeover and that is not going to happen this year. We'll strike a balance. Exactly. So first up is Las Vegas! Woo! You know what, I've never been to Las Vegas. You were there what one time before. I went there with family when I was a kid so I think going as adults is going to be a little bit different. I think it is going to be a lot of fun and I'm looking forward to it. Let's not max out our credit cards gambling. Quebec City! So we went to Quebec City this summer and we had an amazing time. It was one of our favorite destinations of I guess 2014 which is last year. And now we're hoping to return for Carnaval. It is an event that is held annually and it something I've wanted to do for years. It is the biggest winter party in Canada. And how often are we in Canada? Not very often, so let's embrace winter and let's go to the biggest party. Peru! This is the one destination but we have been hinting at for a while. Like we mentioned before, as part of our program we have to do an International component where we teach overseas and we chose Peru because I have family living in Lima so we have a place to stay and it is just a really fun country to travel in. We'll be heading there for a month in March. The last time I was in Peru, in 2010, I visited quite a few places like Cuzco, Huacachina, Ica but I just passed through Lima so this time I'm actually going to properly explore it and if we have time I think we're going to make a city guide. And last but not least we are going to South Africa! And this trip was a complete and total surprise. I mean, I can't remember exactly how we found out about this deal; was it you that found it online? On facebook. So we woke up on Christmas morning and people had posted an amazing deal to South Africa, so we ended up paying $320 per person to fly from New York City to South Africa. How crazy is that? And that includes tax. This is literally, and we've had some really good airline deals over the years; we're always on the hunt for really cheap prices. But this is by far the best. By far. And so we're going to Africa for the first time and we couldn't be more excited about it. That is the little update for our plans for early 2015. Let us know what you guys are going to be up to for the rest of the year and just leave us a comment in the box below. This is part of our Travel in Canada series. We're making a series of videos showcasing Canadian culture, Canadian arts, Canadian foods, Canadian religion, Canadian cuisine and Canadian people. Music in this video courtesy of Audio Network
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The Wellbriety Journey to Forgiveness
 
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Documentary on the Abuses of the Indian Boarding Schools. Discusses the intergenerational trauma in native communities. The "Wellbriety Movement: Journey of Forgiveness" is now available on Youtube, www.whitebison.org , or free on DVD. Email info@whitebison.org for DVD, include mailing address.
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First Nation's Treaty History in B.C., Canada
 
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This was broadcasted in the 90's and gives us a timeless understanding of the challenges First Nations have faced in Canada. There are some scenes of great radio host and sadly missed Jack Webster (resident on Saltspring), interviewing a First Nations hero Frank Calder.
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Phil Fontaine - "A Look Back and a Look Forward"
 
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Decolonizing Language Revitalization
 
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September 25, 2013 - How has Eurocentric anthropology and linguistics affected the way we interpret our elders and ancestors who share their cultural knowledge with foreign researchers? Join us for a presentation with Khelsilem Rivers and April Charlo, indigenous peoples from community-based and cultural revitalization backgrounds, who will be discussing decolonization of language revitalization. Their presentation and open dialogue will address the context of rapid language loss and decline, and how colonization has affected or is embedded in the strategies of revitalization. In an effort to revitalize Indigenous languages, communities may have unknowingly adopted or assimilated colonized ways of thinking as they invest interest and attempt to repair or restore ties to culture and language. Are we learning to speak Sḵwx̱wú7mesh, Nēhiyawēwin, Kanien'kéha, et all with an English-mind or are we learning to speak Sḵwx̱wú7mesh, Nēhiyawēwin, Kanien'kéha with a Sḵwx̱wú7mesh, Nēhiyaw, Kanien'keháka mind? Indigenous languages represent one of the darkest ways in which ethnocide and cultural genocide have occurred. It is expected in the next twenty-five years over 700 of the worlds Indigenous languages will be forgotten. In the Vancouver area alone, the two Indigenous languages are considered critical endangered; Sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish) language has five to seven fluent speakers and hən̓q̓əmin̓əm has one fluent speaker left. Decolonizing Language Revitalization aims to put forward perspectives of shifting values, cultural understandings, and impacts on community. It is the stories we tell ourselves (as a people) that impacts who we believe we are, and then who we become. But if the stories -- even including, or especially the Indigenous ones -- are filtered through colonialism, we have become a different people because of it. April Charlo from Bitterroot Salish people and is a member of the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes, Montana. Khelsilem Rivers is a Sḵwx̱wú7mesh-Kwakwa̱ka̱'wakw language revitalization activist from Vancouver. Supported by SFU's Vancity Office of Community Engagement http://sfuwoodwards.ca/index.php/community
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Drowning Pool - Bodies
 
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Music video by Drowning Pool performing Bodies (Video).
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Leo Killsback Powwow Documentary Naxo'soo'e (When I Dance)
 
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Written, Produced, and Directed by Jaki Cleveland, Jason Mentele, Chris Ho. This is the first and last time I danced chicken. I don't have the moves like my brother Dion. Filmed: March 29-30, 2002 Brick Breeden Field House, Montana State University Bozeman, American Indian Council Powwow, Headman Kasey Nicholson, Headwoman Phenocia Bauerle, Princess Vanessa Watts, M.C. Corky Old Horn, A.D. Jonathan Windy Boy, Host Drum Young Grey Horse Singers, Fort Belknap Color Guard. http://www.u.arizona.edu/~leokills/
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Inside Story Americas - Canada's indigenous movement gains momentum
 
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Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Subscribe to our channel http://bit.ly/AJSubscribe Canada's Idle No More movement began as a small social media campaign - armed with little more than a hashtag and a cause. But it has grown into a large indigenous movement, with protests and ceremonial gatherings held almost daily in many of the country's major cities. The movement is spearheaded by Theresa Spence, the leader of the Attawapiskat, a small native band in northern Ontario. Spence is now 22 days into a hunger strike on Ottawa's Victoria Island just across from the Canadian Parliament. At Al Jazeera English, we focus on people and events that affect people's lives. We bring topics to light that often go under-reported, listening to all sides of the story and giving a 'voice to the voiceless.' Reaching more than 270 million households in over 140 countries across the globe, our viewers trust Al Jazeera English to keep them informed, inspired, and entertained. Our impartial, fact-based reporting wins worldwide praise and respect. It is our unique brand of journalism that the world has come to rely on. We are reshaping global media and constantly working to strengthen our reputation as one of the world's most respected news and current affairs channels. Social Media links: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera Instagram: https://instagram.com/aljazeera/?ref=... Twitter: https://twitter.com/ajenglish Website: http://www.aljazeera.com/ google+: https://plus.google.com/+aljazeera/posts
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Project-Based Learning in an Elementary Science Classroom
 
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Third-grade students at Rockledge Elementary join thousands of kids across North America to track migration patterns of butterflies and other species as part of this online project. For more information about this story, visit http://www.edutopia.org/march-monarchs
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Harvest of Hope: 4 Phil Fontaine
 
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In the spirit of Thanksgiving, this timely and insightful forum moderated by Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian Director Kevin Gover (Pawnee/Comanche) focuses on topical issues of reconciliation and highlights national apologies made to Native peoples. The symposium covers the eloquent apology issued in June 2008 by the Canadian government for the abuse and cultural loss suffered by Aboriginal peoples in Canada's residential schools. It includes a presentation on the Native American Apology Resolution recently passed in the United States Senate as well as an examination of reconciliation efforts in Guatemala. A wrap-up speaker considers the issues involved in apologies and reconciliation processes in a broad scope. Concluding with panel discussion and questions from the audience, Harvest of Hope seeks a deeper, more inclusive understanding of our national narratives and the experiences of the Native peoples of the Americas. In Part 4, Phil Fontaine gives a talk entitled, "The Apology Breakthrough: Now What?" Chief Phil Fontaine (Sagkeeng First Nation) is a dedicated and highly respected leader in Canada. He has been instrumental in facilitating change and advancement for First Nations people from the time he was first elected to public office as Chief, at the young age of twenty-eight. He is a proud member of the Sagkeeng First Nation in Manitoba and still plays an active role in the support of his community. In the early 1980s he was elected to the position of Manitoba Regional Chief for the Assembly of First Nations. When his term expired in 1991, he was elected Grand Chief of the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs where he served three consecutive terms. He played a key role in the development of Manitoba's Framework Agreement Initiative and in the defeat of the Meech Lake Accord, and signed an Employment Equity Agreement with thirty-nine federal agencies. In 1997 he stepped onto the national stage where he was elected to the highest elected position in First Nations politics, National Chief. He is now serving an unprecedented third term in office. His list of accomplishments as National Chief include signing the Declaration of Kinship and Cooperation of the Indigenous and First Nations of North America; being the first Indigenous leader to address the Organization of American States; leading the successful resolution and settlement of the 150-year Indian residential school tragedy; the Making Poverty History Campaign; lobbying for the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People; and negotiating a fair and just process for the settlement of specific land claims. National Chief Fontaine has received many awards and honors for his work, including four honorary degrees and membership in the Order of Manitoba. This symposium took place in the Rasmuson Theater of the Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, DC on November 13, 2008.
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Implementing the Vision: Chapter 1 - System of Wellness
 
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Dr. Evan Adams (Smoke Signals) narrates Implementing the Vision: BC First Nations Health Governance, an evocative documentary explaining issues in First Nations health and the efforts to address them. The film describes the plan by BC First Nations, in partnership with federal and provincial governments, to change health care systems in British Columbia. Told in four parts, the film uses interviews in a story-telling approach to a complex and fascinating history and the move to improve First Nations health that is unfolding in BC today.
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Medicine Walk with Elder Walter Lavallee
 
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This video was filmed during the spring of 2009 on Piapot First Nation in Saskatchewan, Canada. Elder Walter Lavallee is Cree from the Piapot First Nation, Saskatchewan. The video was realized by the First Nations University of Canada under the supervision of Dr. Carrie Bourassa and Dr. Fidji Gendron. The video shows different plants, how to recognize them, and how they are used by First Nations and Métis people. Plants collected during this walk are now on display in the Medicine Room at the First Nations University of Canada.
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Big Think Interview With Sherman Alexie
 
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A conversation with the award-winning author and chronicler of the Native American experience.
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Mellon Sawyer Seminar on Displacement | Migration and Displacement: A World on the Move
 
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Migration and Displacement: A World on the Move is being organized by Vazira Zamindar (Brown University). The seminar will feature keynote speaker Sunil Amrith with Tamara Chin, visiting faculty member Meltem Toksöz, JCB visiting fellow Diogo Ramada Curto, and Ketaki Pant serving as interlocutors. Sunil Amrith is the Mehra Family Professor of South Asian Studies at Harvard University. His research is on the trans-regional movement of people, ideas, and institutions. Areas of particular interest include the history of public health and poverty, the history of migration, and environmental history. His most recent work has been on the Bay of Bengal as a region connecting South and Southeast Asia. He has a PhD in History (2005) from the University of Cambridge, where he was also a Research Fellow of Trinity College (2004-6). Professor Amrith’s 2013 book Crossing the Bay of Bengal: The Furies of Nature and the Fortunes of Migrants integrates environmental, economic, and political histories to explore waves of migration and trade connecting the shores of the Bay of Bengal and serves as the seminar’s common reading. Tamara Chin, Associate Professor of Comparative Literature at Brown University, received her BA from Harvard College in Classics and Literature and PhD from UC Berkeley in Comparative Literature (classical Chinese, Greek, Latin). Her first book, Savage Exchange: Han Imperialism, Chinese Literary Style, and the Economic Imagination (Harvard, 2014), received the American Comparative Literature Association’s Harry Levin Book Prize and Honorable Mention for the Associaton for Asian Studies’ Joseph Levenson Pre-1900 Book Prize. She works on comparative approaches to antiquity, with a focus on: Han dynasty China; ancient interculturality and the Afro-Eurasian “Silk Road”; and with broader interests in early and medieval China, modern conceptions of antiquity; economic and environmental history; literary and aesthetic form; gender/sexuality studies. Meltem Toksöz is Associate Professor of History and Director of the Center for Asian Studies at Bogaziçi University and joins Brown as Visiting Associate Professor of Middle East Studies and History for the 2016-2017 academic year. She holds a PhD in History from SUNY Birmingham and has published widely on Ottoman economic and social history, economic thought, and historiography. Her monograph Nomads, Migrants and Cotton in the Eastern Mediterranean: The Making of the Adana-Mersin Region in the Ottoman Empire, 1850-1908 (Brill, 2011) traced processes of forced settlement, land reform, and the development of the cotton trade in late Ottoman Çukurova. Diogo Ramada Curto has been teaching and researching since 1981 at the New University of Lisbon (Universidade Nova de Lisboa), Portugal and is now David R. Parsons/Gulbenkian Foundation Research Fellow at the John Carter Brown Library. He works mainly on Portuguese history in a global and comparative perspective during the early modern period, with particular attention to the following fields: history of books and written cultures, patriotism and political cultures, colonial projects and imperial cultures. Between 1998 and 2005 he founded and edited a series of books combining history and social sciences, where he published more than thirty books. In 2010, with two younger scholars, he launched a new series called “História e Sociedade”, where ten books have been already published. Ketaki Pant, Postdoctoral Associate at Brown’s Cogut Center for the Humanities, is a historian with anthropological leanings whose research interests center on South Asia as part of the Indian Ocean world. Her first book project “Homes of Capital: Merchants and the Historical Imagination across Indian Ocean Gujarat” examines nineteenth- and twentieth-century intersections of political economy and the historical imagination among Muslim and Parsi merchants of Gujarat. This project explores the perseverance of a long-historical imagination of Indian Ocean itinerancy within historic merchant homes, in texts, artworks, material objects and historical memories. It shows that this imagination was an important form of capital to Gujarat’s merchants and shaped their engagement in oceanic and global trade. Her second project is an ethnographic history of the nineteenth-century Muslim zanana (harem) of the Indian Ocean. Pant’s other interests include the oceanic journeys of the Gujarati language and ethno-memoir as a genre of analytic writing.
Early Spring Medicine Walks with Elder Betty McKenna
 
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These videos were filmed during the spring, summer, and fall of 2009 in a Medicine Wheel near Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan, Canada. Elder Betty McKenna is Anishnabe and Métis from Shoal River First Nation, Manitoba. The videos were realized by the First Nations University of Canada under the supervision of Dr. Carrie Bourassa and Dr. Fidji Gendron. The videos show different plants during the growing season, how to recognize them, and how they are used by First Nations and Métis people. Plants collected during these walks are now on display in the Medicine Room at the First Nations University of Canada.
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Tucker: Useful lessons from the midterm elections
 
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The smoke is clearing from the most expensive midterm elections in American history and the outlines are just becoming visible. FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service dedicated to delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. The number one network in cable, FNC has been the most watched television news channel for more than 16 years and according to a Suffolk University/USA Today poll, is the most trusted television news source in the country. Owned by 21st Century Fox, FNC is available in more than 90 million homes and dominates the cable news landscape, routinely notching the top ten programs in the genre. Subscribe to Fox News! https://bit.ly/2vBUvAS Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/ Watch full episodes of your favorite shows The Five: http://video.foxnews.com/playlist/longform-the-five/ Special Report with Bret Baier: http://video.foxnews.com/playlist/longform-special-report/ The Story with Martha Maccallum: http://video.foxnews.com/playlist/longform-the-story-with-martha-maccallum/ Tucker Carlson Tonight http://video.foxnews.com/playlist/longform-tucker-carlson-tonight/ Hannity http://video.foxnews.com/playlist/longform-hannity/ The Ingraham Angle: http://video.foxnews.com/playlist/longform-the-ingraham-angle/ Fox News @ Night: http://video.foxnews.com/playlist/longform-fox-news-night/ Follow Fox News on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FoxNews/ Follow Fox News on Twitter: https://twitter.com/FoxNews/ Follow Fox News on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/foxnews/
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Richard Wagamese - Indian Horse
 
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Presented by the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. In this emotional tale of Saul Indian Horse, Richard Wagamese tells the realistic story of a man whose life is drastically changed by one of Canada's most painful histories. When Saul was a child he was taken away from his family and forced into an Indian Residential School where he witnessed and experienced unimaginable abuses at the hands of the school's educators. In spite of the harrowing atrocities, it is at the school that Saul discovers his love of hockey, a game that, for a short time, serves as a means of escape. Saul's talent leads to a draft with a minor league team and a spot on Team Canada during the 1972 Canada-Soviet Summit Series. However, as Saul grows into a man, he struggles with racism and alcohol addiction. Saul's tumultuous adulthood eventually leads him back to his roots, where he confronts his past and begins a new journey towards healing. Richard Wagamese is an Ojibway author from the Wabaseemoong First Nation in Northwestern Ontario. He is the author of several fiction and non-fiction works including For Joshua: An Ojibway Father Teaches His Son, Runaway Dreams, and Indian Horse. Wagamese has also been a journalist and, in 1991, became the first Aboriginal Canadian to receive the National Newspaper Award for Column Writing. His most recent novel, Indian Horse, was chosen as the winner of First Nation Communities Read, and is on the Globe and Mail's bestseller's list as well as the Canadian Booksellers Association's bestseller's list. Among his awards, Wagamese's memoir One Native Life was listed as one of The Globe and Mail's 100 Best Books of 2008. In 2010 he accepted an Honorary Doctor of Letters from Thompson Rivers University. Wagamese currently lives just outside of Kamloops, BC with his wife, Debra Powell, and Molly the Story Dog.
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Dr. Anton Treuer (03-22-2012) "Historical Trauma"
 
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Keynote speaker Dr. Anton Treuer closes out Inver Hills Community College's Student/Faculty Conference. This year's theme was Flourishing in a World of Disasters. In this talk Dr. Treuer discusses some of the disasters visited upon American Indians, as well as how the effects of those disasters continue to linger even today. What makes this talk so powerful is that it does not simply attempt to lay blame, rather, Dr. Treuer offers possible solutions for growth and the possibility of authentic global flourishing. (NOTE: the camera needed reset every 30 minutes, which is why there are three "two second" breaks. NO content was lost in those, and the battery died right as Dr. Treuer cited Chris Rock and how racist does one have to be to turn down a day off of work just because it celebrates a black person. The talk ended right after that, so nothing of import was lost.) Thank you to all that helped make this happen!
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The Atlantic Slave Trade: Crash Course World History #24
 
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In which John Green teaches you about one of the least funny subjects in history: slavery. John investigates when and where slavery originated, how it changed over the centuries, and how Europeans and colonists in the Americas arrived at the idea that people could own other people based on skin color. Slavery has existed as long as humans have had civilization, but the Atlantic Slave Trade was the height, or depth, of dehumanizing, brutal, chattel slavery. American slavery ended less than 150 years ago. In some parts of the world, it is still going on. So how do we reconcile that with modern life? In a desperate attempt at comic relief, Boba Fett makes an appearance. Crash Course World History is now available on DVD! http://store.dftba.com/products/crashcourse-world-history-the-complete-series-dvd-set Follow us! @thecrashcourse @realjohngreen @raoulmeyer @crashcoursestan @saysdanica @thoughtbubbler Like us! ‪http://www.facebook.com/youtubecrashcourse Follow us again! ‪http://thecrashcourse.tumblr.com Resources: Inhuman Bondage by David Brion Davis: http://dft.ba/-inhumanbondage Up From Slavery by Booker T Washington: http://dft.ba/-upfromslavery Support Crash Course on Patreon: http://patreon.com/crashcourse
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