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China’s Geography Problem
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China’s Geography Problem

This video was made possible by Squarespace. Build your custom website for 10% off by going to squarespace.com/wendover. China is a country both blessed and cursed by geography. On one hand its land has allowed the country to grow to

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Guam: Why America’s Most Isolated Territory Exists
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Guam: Why America’s Most Isolated Territory Exists

This video was made possible by Squarespace. Start building your website for free at squarespace.com/wendover and then when you’re ready to launch, use the code “wendover” for 10% off. If you were just dropped in this place with no prior

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The History of US-Cuban Relations
What America gets wrong about China and the rest of Asia | David Kang
The oil wars: How America’s energy obsession wrecked the Middle East | Eugene Gholz
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The oil wars: How America’s energy obsession wrecked the Middle East | Eugene Gholz

So for a long time oil has played a special role in American foreign policy and military strategy. Oil is a uniquely important commodity in global affairs. It’s an input to everything in our modern way of life; it’s very

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Why The War on Drugs Is a Huge Failure
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Why The War on Drugs Is a Huge Failure

Over 40 years ago, US President Richard Nixon declared drug abuse public enemy number one, starting an unprecedented global campaign, the War on Drugs. Today, the numbers are in. The War on Drugs is a huge failure, with devastating unintended

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Top 10 Cities That Will Completely Disappear by 2100
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Top 10 Cities That Will Completely Disappear by 2100

10 World Cities That Will Completely Disappear by 2100 10. San Francisco, USA Most people realize the earthquake danger in San Francisco, yet the enormity of the potential devastation is almost beyond comprehension. According to the University of California, research

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Obama’s Complete Nelson Mandela Memorial Speech
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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CSULB Trade Talks – Canadian Trade
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CSULB Trade Talks – Canadian Trade

[ MUSIC ]>>HELLO AND WELCOME TO TRADE TALKS. OUR QUARTERLY DISCUSSION ON ALL THINGS AND ISSUES SURROUNDING INTERNATIONAL TRADE. I’M TOM O’BRIEN WITH THE CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL TRADE AND TRANSPORTATION AT CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, LONG BEACH AND I’M PLEASED TO

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