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Berlin Wall Anniversary: Tom Brokaw Reports 30 Years Later | NBC Nightly News
#mauerfall30 – Wir erinnern uns – Cornelia Dill
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#mauerfall30 – Wir erinnern uns – Cornelia Dill

(Cornelia Dill – Violinist in Konzerthausorchester) It was planned that our piano trio and some others would go to Krakow for a concert, and my father and my sister got up their courage (Student in Leipzig in 1989) and decided

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The Remaking of a Reagan Era?
History Brief: SALT
The History of US-Cuban Relations
Sphere of Influence: Russia’s Foreign Policy – Full Episode
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Sphere of Influence: Russia’s Foreign Policy – Full Episode

The West’s relations with Russia reached a new low [in] the post-soviet, Era Following Russia’s incursion into ukraine after annexing Crimea Russia supported separatist movements driving instability in the region from the collapse of the iron curtain [to] [the] so-called

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Nuclear Tensions, Nuclear Weapons, and a Long History of Nuclear War (a History Talk podcast)
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Nuclear Tensions, Nuclear Weapons, and a Long History of Nuclear War (a History Talk podcast)

Brenna Miller: Welcome to History Talk, the podcast that brings together a panel of experts to discuss current events in historical perspective. I’m your host Brenda Miller, Jessica Vinas-Nelson: And I’m your other host, Jessica Vinas-Nelson. In the last year,

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This is Russia’s favorite weekly political talk show. Seriously interesting. (Captions)
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This is Russia’s favorite weekly political talk show. Seriously interesting. (Captions)

VS: Thank you collegues. As always “Vesti” makes essential viewing. This is particularly true now, when we live in a period when politics has become such a critical factor in our everyday lives. It has now become impossible to ignore

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Capitalism vs. Communism
The Suspicious Assassination of JFK
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The Suspicious Assassination of JFK

(heart beating) (siren wailing) – This week on Buzzfeed Unsolved, we cover the assassination of John F. Kennedy, a topic of controversy for over five decades. Was there actually a conspiracy? What do you think? I’m sure you are well-versed

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