I sincerely hope that it’s uncontroversial to say that the struggle at the centre of the Cold War was… political. [sirens go off] As somebody who lives in the relative safety of the West, it is often taken for granted that political arguments can be rather benign with some even seeing the political game as
When China ended its civil war in 1949 and became the Communist People’s Republic of China, it sent shockwaves around the world. It was one of many events that year which contributed to the second Red Scare in America. The Chinese Civil War was a conflict brewing since the fall of the Chinese monarchy in
(emphatic music) – [Voiceover] You can turn back now or learn the stuff they don’t want you to know. (powerful music) Here are the facts. The United States Civil War began in 1861 with the attack on Fort Sumter and lasted until 1865. Over 600 thousand died in one of the bloodiest conflicts in U.S.
0, 1, 7*** – Welcome to Quipu, a phone line for listening to and sharing stories about the sterilisation campaign that took place in the late 90s. I am Esperanza Huayama Aguirre from the village of Rodeo Pampa, very far away. They gathered more than a hundred women at the clinic and they kept us
TOWNSHIP, PENNSYLVANIA. GENIUS IS RARELY RECOGNIZED AT THE TIME IT OCCURS. GREATNESS MOST OF OFTEN REALIZE NOT IN THE MOMENT, BUT RATNER RETROSPECT. AS PRESIDENT TRUMP WAGED HIS UNIQUE BATTLE TO GET NORTH KOREA’S DICTATOR KIM JONG-UN TO THE BARGAINING TABLE WEB WAS ROUNDLY CRITICIZED FOR HIS STYLE. TELLING KIM JONG-UN AS HE CONTINUED TO
People always seem to perk up a little bit when you say you work for the UN then when I tell them that “you know no I’m a judge and I travel, I work in three different places around the world, six months a year”. Everybody thinks that’s phenomenal and so do I. My name
statehood an international law visualized subjects of international law are entities capable of possessing international rights and duties like international organizations multinational enterprises belligerent groups non-governmental institutions individuals and states states in particular retainer special importance in the global legal system as the main subject of the international community in order for an entity to
The International Court of Justice is based at the Peace Palace at The Hague in the Netherlands. The court is one of the six principal organs of the UN. It’s the principal judicial organ of the UN and the only principal organ which does not have its seat in New York. The court has existed