Issuing travel bans and withdrawing from the Paris Climate Accord are just a few key moves in Trump's first year as POTUS – Here is a look at what President Donald Trump has done for U.S. Foreign Policy in his first year in office. » Subscribe to NowThis World: http://go.nowth.is/World_Subscribe Connect with NowThis » Subscribe to NowThis News: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe » Like us on Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/News_Facebook » Tweet us on Twitter: http://go.nowth.is/News_Twitter » Follow us on Instagram: http://go.nowth.is/News_Instagram » Find us on Snapchat Discover: http://go.nowth.is/News_Snapchat Connect with Versha: » Follow @versharma on Twitter: http://go.nowth.is/TweetVersha » Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeVersha Connect with Judah: » Follow @judah_robinson on Twitter: http://go.nowth.is/TweetJudah » Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeJudah NowThis World is dedicated to bringing you topical explainers about the world around you. Each week we’ll be exploring current stories in international news, by examining the facts, providing historical context, and outlining the key players involved. We’ll also highlight powerful countries, ideologies, influential leaders, and ongoing global conflicts that are shaping the current landscape of the international community across the globe today. http://www.youtube.com/nowthisworld
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On November 3, 2017, The American Conservative convened leading scholars, journalists, and policy experts to explore the outlook for realism and restraint in the Trump Era. Panelists include: John Mearsheimer, University of Chicago Paul Kennedy, Yale University Christopher Preble, Cato Institute Michael C. Desch, University of Notre Dame Moderator: Daniel McCarthy, Fund for American Studies For full story, visit our website: http://www.theamericanconservative.com/articles/live-u-s-foreign-policy-in-the-trump-era/
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Today Craig finishes up our series on U.S. Government and Politics by talking about both the least and most important aspect of government: foreign policy. Foreign policy is important because it has the potential to affect the largest number of people, but at the same time, it tends to play a minimal role in our perception of the government (unless we’re at war). Foreign policy addresses diplomacy, security, human rights, economics, and the environment at a global scale, and we’re going to talk about how our government has approached each of these policies in the past and which it tends to hold most important. As with all things political, the decisions made in fulfilling these policies can be pretty controversial, especially when considering that the President often has the last word in these issues. We hope this series has helped you better understand the way the U.S. government works and hopefully encouraged you to participate in the political process - here or wherever you may live. Thank you so much for watching! Produced in collaboration with PBS Digital Studios: http://youtube.com/pbsdigitalstudios Additional support is provided by Voqal: http://www.voqal.org All attributed images are licensed under Creative Commons by Attribution 4.0https://creativecommons.org/licenses/... Want to find Crash Course elsewhere on the internet? Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/YouTubeCrashC... Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/TheCrashCourse Tumblr - http://thecrashcourse.tumblr.com Support Crash Course on Patreon: http://patreon.com/crashcourse CC Kids: http://www.youtube.com/crashcoursekids
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Watch FRANCE 24 live in English on YouTube for free Subscribe to France 24 now https://f24.my/YouTubeEN Watch France 24 live news: all the latest news live broadcasted from Paris, France. Le DIRECT France 24 en français : https://f24.my/YTliveFR France 24 EN VIVO en Español: https://f24.my/YTliveES فرانس 24 البث المباشر https://f24.my/YTliveAR Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/France24_en FRANCE 24 INTERNATIONAL NEWS 24/7 https://www.france24.com/en/
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President Donald Trump has made his foreign policy views clear through the National Security Strategy, emphasizing great power competition, national interest, and alliance and trade relationships. Under the Constitution, the United States Senate is charged with vital roles in crafting strategy, waging war, and forging treaties. How do conservatives understand the Senate’s role in conducting American foreign policy? What are the constitutional, prudential, and political considerations in advancing America’s national security interests? Please join AEI for a discussion on these themes with Senate Foreign Relations Committee Member Ted Cruz (R-TX) and AEI’s Colin Dueck as they explore the present and future of conservative foreign policy. Watch other videos about "Topic" Subscribe to AEI's YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/user/AEIVideos?sub_confirmation=1 Like us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/AEIonline Follow us on Twitter https://twitter.com/AEI For more information http://www.aei.org Third-party photos, graphics, and video clips in this video may have been cropped or reframed. Music in this video may have been recut from its original arrangement and timing. In the event this video uses Creative Commons assets: If not noted in the description, titles for Creative Commons assets used in this video can be found at the link provided after each asset. The use of third-party photos, graphics, video clips, and/or music in this video does not constitute an endorsement from the artists and producers licensing those materials. AEI operates independently of any political party and does not take institutional positions on any issues. AEI scholars, fellows, and their guests frequently take positions on policy and other issues. When they do, they speak for themselves and not for AEI or its trustees or other scholars or employees. More information on AEI research integrity can be found here: http://www.aei.org/about/ #aei #politics #government #education #livestream #live #tedcruz #trump #trade #senate
Views: 5398 American Enterprise Institute
HipHughes dances some American foreign policy, covering nine major policy shifts. Designed for students but enjoyable for all. By turning each step into a dance move, you will not only be moved to groove and jive but the clear explanation help you to see some basic context of American history. It really is ridiculous. Ridiculously helpful! Add a new move! After you do the turtle b4 WWII do the "toss and save" and you gesture as you are underhand tossing weapons to the Allies in 1940, Lend n lease!!!! Add comments for other ways to extend the dance!
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What role should Congress play in determining our country's foreign policy? On June 6, 2018, the Federalist Society's Federalism & Separation of Powers Practice Group and the Article I Initiative co-sponsored an event on "Founding Principles as Pillars of our Foreign Policy. Featuring Rep. Mike Gallagher (WI-8), the panel discussed how the founding fathers allocated military powers in the Constitution, and whether that balance of power can or should continue in the modern age of warfare. As always, the Federalist Society takes no particular legal or public policy positions. All opinions expressed are those of the speakers. Featuring: -Hon. Mike Gallagher, U.S. House of Representatives, WI-8 -Prof. Henry Nau, Elliot School of International Affairs, The George Washington University -Prof. Jeremy A. Rabkin, George Mason University School of Law -Mr. Ilya Shapiro, Cato Institute -Mr. Nathan Kaczmarek, Article I Institute, The Federalist Society (Moderator)
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What is FOREIGN POLICY ANALYSIS? What does FOREIGN POLICY ANALYSIS mean? FOREIGN POLICY ANALYSIS meaning - FOREIGN POLICY ANALYSIS definition - FOREIGN POLICY ANALYSIS explanation. Source: Wikipedia.org article, adapted under https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ license. SUBSCRIBE to our Google Earth flights channel - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC6UuCPh7GrXznZi0Hz2YQnQ Foreign policy analysis (FPA) is a branch of political science dealing with theory development and empirical study regarding the processes and outcomes of foreign policy. Foreign policy analysis is the study of the management of external relations and activities of state. Foreign policy involves goals, strategies, measures, methods, guidelines, directives, agreements, and so on. National governments may conduct international relations not only with other nation-states but also with international organizations and non-governmental organizations. Managing foreign relations need carefully considered plans of actions that are adapted to foreign interests and concerns of the government. Foreign policy analysis involves the study of how a state makes foreign policy. As it analyzes the decision making process, FPA involves the study of both international and domestic politics. FPA also draws upon the study of diplomacy, war, intergovernmental organizations, and economic sanctions, each of which are means by which a state may implement foreign policy. In academia, foreign policy analysis is most commonly taught within the discipline of public policy within political science or political studies, and the study of international relations. FPA can also be considered a sub-field of the study of international relations, which aims to understand the processes behind foreign policy decision making. The most prominent scholars in this field of study include Richard Snyder, James Rosenau, Alexander George, Graham Allison and Irving Janis. According to foreignpolicyanalysis.org, "As a field of study, foreign policy analysis is characterized by its actor-specific focus. In the simplest terms, it is the study of the process, effects, causes, or outputs of foreign policy decision-making in either a comparative or case-specific manner. The underlying and often implicit argument theorizes that human beings, acting as a group or within a group, compose and cause change in international politics." In other words, Foreign Policy Analysis can be understood as a critique of the dominant structuralist approaches in international relations. The making of foreign policy involves a number of stages: Assessment of the international and domestic political environment - Foreign policy is made and implemented within an international and domestic political context, which must be understood by a state in order to determine the best foreign policy option. For example, a state may need to respond to an international crisis. Goal setting - A state has multiple foreign policy goals. A state must determine which goal is affected by the international and domestic political environment at any given time. In addition, foreign policy goals may conflict, which will require the state to prioritize. Determination of policy options - A state must then determine what policy options are available to meet the goal or goals set in light of the political environment. This will involve an assessment of the state's capacity implement policy options and an assessment of the consequences of each policy option. Formal decision making action - A formal foreign policy decision will be taken at some level within a government. Foreign policy decisions are usually made by the executive branch of government. Common governmental actors or institutions which make foreign policy decisions include: the head of state (such as a president) or head of government (such as a prime minister), cabinet, or minister. Implementation of chosen policy option - Once a foreign policy option has been chosen, and a formal decision has been made, then the policy must be implemented. Foreign policy is most commonly implemented by specialist foreign policy arms of the state bureaucracy, such as a Ministry of Foreign Affairs or State Department. Other departments may also have a role in implementing foreign policy, such as departments for: trade, defence, and aid.
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Bi-partisan war hawk Robert Kagan has written a truly ridiculous article in the Wall Street Journal, comparing the world scene today to the 1930s. In response we have decided to lay out some new ground rules for those who hope to be taken seriously while commenting on foreign policy. Kagan Article: http://online.wsj.com/articles/robert-kagan-why-the-u-s-wants-to-avoid-conflict-1409942201 Videos on NATO's creation of the crisis in Ukraine... http://youtu.be/HiBWmhTSrkU?list=UU49HGm2XU_KFINcAoLu1OjA http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x9z9jRybHGw&index=31&list=UU49HGm2XU_KFINcAoLu1OjA The Eurosceptic parties certainly performed impressively in May's European elections. But it was not quite the victory that has been portrayed. If you examine the five disastrous years since the 2009 elections, it becomes clear that the populist parties actually did quite poorly. This video unearths that history. Please subscribe to the Youtube Channel, and/or our e-mail newsletter which can be found here: http://eepurl.com/MNoEj If you are interested in supporting our work you can buy one of our essays: http://www.amazon.com/Robert-Morris/e/B006DS0Q2U/ref=ntt_athr_dp_pel_1 Hyper-Fun Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
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President Morales Calls Out U.S. Foreign Policy as Trump Listens in UN Security Council Meeting Representative Press The U.S. “would not have threatened with military intervention democratically elected governments as it has done with #Venezuela,” the Bolivian president continued in his denunciation of American violations of #InternationalLaw. “The United States could not care less about human rights nor justice. If this were the case, it would have signed the international conventions and treaties for the have protection of human rights.” President #Trump wore a small earpiece to hear the English translation while others wear larger ones at the UN Security Council meeting. “In no way is the United States interested in upholding democracy. If such were the case it would not have financed coups d'etat and supported dictators,” said Evo Morales, President of Bolivia. “Morales was in a position to make the statements because Bolivia is one of the nonpermanent slots on the council. ” - The Hill, Justin Wise - 09/26/18 I made dozens of edits to the video in order to optimize the speed of the translator's voice. Slowing down at points, speeding up at other points. Please use the YouTube tools to share this video with everyone, I put a lot of work into it and I do think it turned out great. (VERY POWERFUL MESSAGE which everyone should get a chance to hear) *See these other videos and articles: Chavez says Noam Chomsky's "Hegemony or Survival: The Imperialist Strategy of the United States" is an excellent book at the UN & suggests reading it: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V6WX64O8S1U What They Need to Say about what Trump is Doing to Venezuela https://youtu.be/xoyXezrV2Zs Bolivia bashes U.S. policy in front of Trump: http://urle.me/6lU Bolivian president tears into Trump at UN Security Council meeting: http://urle.me/6lV Please subscribe and click the bell, even subscribing and clicking the bell helps. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O9rFd1RvncI Follow @RepPress on Twitter
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The debate took place at Cooper Union in New York City and was captured by ScribeMedia on behalf of the London Review of Books. John Mearsheimer and Stephen Walt published an article in the London Review of Books. Entitled "The Israel Lobby: Does it Have too Much Influence on US Foreign Policy". Panelists: - John Mearsheimer is the R. Wendell Harrison Distinguished Service Professor of Political Science and the co-director of the Program on International Security Policy at the University of Chicago. - Shlomo Ben-Ami is a former Israeli foreign and security minister and the author of Scars of War, Wounds of Peace: The Israeli-Arab Tragedy. - Martin Indyk is Director of the Saban Center for Middle East Policy and Senior Fellow in Foreign Policy Studies at the Brookings Institution. - Tony Judt is Erich Maria Remarque Professor in European Studies and Director of the Remarque Institute at New York University. - Rashid Khalidi is Edward Said Professor of Arab Studies and Director of the Middle East Institute at Columbia University. - Dennis Ross is Counsellor and Ziegler Distinguished Fellow of the Washington Institute for Near East Policy and the author of The Missing Peace: The Inside Story of the Fight for Middle East Peace. Moderator: - Anne-Marie Slaughter is Dean of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs and the Bert G. Kerstetter '66 University Professor of Politics and International Affairs at Princeton University. Director: ScribeMedia.Org. Production Company: ScribeMedia.Org. Creative Commons license: Public Domain.
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Dr. Stephen Kinzer discusses U.S. foreign policy and interventionism and whether it is the most destabilizing force in the world today. He discusses which US election candidate would be worst in terms of increasing war tensions and also covers the legacy of Muhammad Ali's anti-war posture and "American exceptionalism" which is a key factor in support of US interventionism. Stephen Kinzer Websites http://stephenkinzer.com https://twitter.com/stephenkinzer http://watson.brown.edu/people/visiting/kinzer http://www.amazon.com/Stephen-Kinzer/e/B001IGOJOS/ref=sr_ntt_srch_lnk_1?qid=1465396272&sr=8-1 About Stephen Kinzer Stephen Kinzer is an award-winning foreign correspondent who has covered more than 50 countries on five continents. His articles and books have led the Washington Post to place him “among the best in popular foreign policy storytelling.” Kinzer’s most recent book is “The Brothers: John Foster Dulles, Allen Dulles, and Their Secret World War.” The novelist John le Carré called it “a secret history, enriched and calmly retold; a shocking account of the misuse of American corporate, political and media power; a shaming reflection on the moral manners of post imperial Europe; and an essential allegory for our own times.” Kinzer’s previous book was “Reset: Iran, Turkey, and America’s Future.” “Stephen Kinzer is a journalist of a certain cheeky fearlessness and exquisite timing,” The Huffington Post said in its review. “This book is a bold exercise in reimagining the United States’ big links in the Middle East.” In 2006 Kinzer published “Overthrow: America’s Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq.” It recounts the 14 times the United States has overthrown foreign governments. Kinzer seeks to explain why these interventions were carried out and what their long-term effects have been. He is also the author of “All the Shah’s Men: An American Coup and the Roots of Middle East Terror.” It tells how the CIA overthrew Iran’s nationalist government in 1953. Kinzer spent more than 20 years working for the New York Times, most of it as a foreign correspondent. His foreign postings placed him at the center of historic events and, at times, in the line of fire. While covering world events, he has been shot at, jailed, beaten by police, tear-gassed and bombed from the air. Before joining the New York Times, Kinzer was Latin America correspondent for the Boston Globe. He is now a visiting fellow at the Watson Institute for International Studies at Brown University, where he teaches international relations. He contributes to The Guardian and the New York Review of Books, and writes a world affairs column for The Boston Globe.
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Trump actually has a philosophy on foreign policy, and its terrifying. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Donald Trump’s coziness with Vladimir Putin, casual talk of taking Iraq’s oil and abandoning NATO, and muddled messaging on whether he'd deploy American troops to battle ISIS makes it easy to assume that the GOP nominee's foreign policy is a jumbled mishmash of ideas lacking any coherent philosophy. That couldn't be more wrong. In fact, a close look at Trump’s public comments leads to a very different conclusion: Trump has a distinct worldview that knits together many of his specific proposals. We can sum it up in a word: transactional. Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what's really driving the events in the headlines. Check out http://www.vox.com to get up to speed on everything from Kurdistan to the Kim Kardashian app. Check out our full video catalog: http://goo.gl/IZONyE Follow Vox on Twitter: http://goo.gl/XFrZ5H Or on Facebook: http://goo.gl/U2g06o
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The Duran Quick Take: Episode 57. Mike Pompeo’s speech in Cairo, Egypt last week will win no hearts and change no minds among in the Arab world, as the the U.S. Secretary of State delivered an empty sermon that was better suited for a dumbed down audience following MSNBC or CNN. RT CrossTalk host Peter Lavelle and The Duran’s Alex Christoforou take a quick look at Pompeo's trip to the Middle East and his deeply flawed and cynical speech in Cairo. ***** ▶️ SUPPORT US ON PATREON: https://www.patreon.com/theduran ▶️ VISIT. Bookmark our site: http://theduran.com ▶️ BUY. Pass by our shop and pick up a t-shirt: http://drnshop.com ▶️ DONATE. Every little bit helps us broadcast: https://www.paypal.me/theduran/10 AUDIO: 🔴 Listen to our podcast on Apple iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-duran-podcast/id1442883993 🔴 Listen to our podcast on Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/user-901836666 VIDEO: 🔴 Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/theduran 🔴 Subscribe to our BitChute Channel: https://www.bitchute.com/theduran/ 🔴 Subscribe to our Brighteon Channel: https://www.brighteon.com/channel/theduran SOCIAL: 🔴 Find us on Gab: https://gab.ai/TheDuran 🔴 Follow us on Minds: https://www.minds.com/theduran 🔴 Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/thedurancom 🔴 Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theduran_com ***** #MikePompeo #Egypt #MiddleEast #TheDuran
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As Barack Obama announces the beginning of troop withdrawal from Afghanistan, a far bigger issue - one that goes to the heart of American history and government - remains unaddressed. "That the President has the right to start a war at his pleasure is just completely divorced from the original meaning of the Constitution," says constitutional scholar Gene Healy. President Bush declared a war on terror that could theoretically extend into any country accused of harboring terrorists, including the United States itself. President Obama not only expanded the war in Afghanistan soon after taking office, he decided to bomb Libya without consulting Congress. Healy, author of The Cult of the Presidency and an analyst at the Cato Institute, offers a forceful critique of the increasingly expansive role of the president in not only conducting wars but in declaring them. While the Constitution delegates the declaration of war to Congress, Healy stresses that its members are usually more interested in "handing out the bacon and getting re-elected" than in being held accountable for the success and failure of military interventions. Michael Ramsey, a constitutional scholar and law professor at the University of San Diego, believes that the Constitution grants the president fairly broad war powers, especially in response to attacks, but even he argues that President Obama's recent Libya intervention has no Constitutional justification. Is this any way to run a country's foreign policy and military might? Ramsey and Healy sat down with Reason.tv to discuss how presidential war powers have expanded over time - and whether that's a good thing for the United States and the rest of the world. Produced and Edited by Zach Weissmueller; shot by Paul Feine, Josh Swain, and Jim Epstein. About 9 minutes. Visit Reason.tv for downloadable versions of the video and subscribe to Reason.tv's YouTube channel to receive automatic notification when new material goes live.
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For many years now the American foreign policy has been characterised by the strong tie between the United States and Israel. Does the United States in fact keep Israel on its feet? And how long will it continue to do so? In 2006 the American political scientists John Mearsheimer and Steve Walt published the controversial article 'The Israel Lobby and US foreign policy'. In it they state that it is not, or no longer, expedient for the US to support and protect present-day Israel. The documentary sheds light on both parties involved in the discussion: those who wish to maintain the strong tie between the US and Israel, and those who were critical of it and not infrequently became 'victims' of the lobby. The question arises to what extend the pro-Israel lobby ultimately determines the military and political importance of Israel itself. With political scientist John Mearsheimer, neocon Richard Perle, lobby organization AIPAC, televangelist John Hagee, historian Tony Judt, Human Rights Watch director Kenneth Roth, colonel Lawrence Wilkerson, Democrat Earl Hilliard, Israeli peace negotiator Daniel Levy and investigative journalist Michael Massing. Originally broadcasted by VPRO in 2007. © VPRO Backlight April 2007 On VPRO broadcast you will find nonfiction videos with English subtitles, French subtitles and Spanish subtitles, such as documentaries, short interviews and documentary series. VPRO Documentary publishes one new subtitled documentary about current affairs, finance, sustainability, climate change or politics every week. We research subjects like politics, world economy, society and science with experts and try to grasp the essence of prominent trends and developments. Subscribe to our channel for great, subtitled, recent documentaries. Visit additional youtube channels bij VPRO broadcast: VPRO Broadcast, all international VPRO programs: https://www.youtube.com/VPRObroadcast VPRO DOK, German only documentaries: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBi0VEPANmiT5zOoGvCi8Sg VPRO Metropolis, remarkable stories from all over the world: https://www.youtube.com/user/VPROmetropolis VPRO World Stories, the travel series of VPRO: https://www.youtube.com/VPROworldstories VPRO Extra, additional footage and one off's: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCTLrhK07g6LP-JtT0VVE56A www.VPRObroadcast.com Credits: Research: William de Bruijn Director: Marije Meerman English, French and Spanish subtitles: Ericsson. French and Spanish subtitles are co-funded by European Union.
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A reading of the article, "Paul Craig Roberts on Crimea, US Foreign Policy and the Transformation of Mainstream Media by Harrison Samphir. Mr. Samphir can be reached on twitter @HarrySamphir and is a contributor at Truth-out.org. Article: http://www.truth-out.org/opinion/item/22542-paul-craig-roberts-on-crimea-us-foreign-policy-and-the-transformation-of-mainstream-media Freedomain Radio is 100% funded by viewers like you. Please support the show by signing up for a monthly subscription or making a one time donation at: http://www.fdrurl.com/donate Bitcoin Address: 1Fd8RuZqJNG4v56rPD1v6rgYptwnHeJRWs Litecoin Address: LL76SbNek3dT8bv2APZNhWgNv3nHEzAgKT Get more from Stefan Molyneux and Freedomain Radio including books, podcasts and other info at: http://www.freedomainradio.com Amazon US Affiliate Link: www.fdrurl.com/AmazonUS Amazon Canada Affiliate Link: www.fdrurl.com/AmazonCanada Amazon UK Affiliate Link: www.fdrurl.com/AmazonUK Stefan Molyneux's Social Media Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stefan.molyneux Twitter: https://twitter.com/stefanmolyneux Google+: https://www.google.com/+StefanMolyneux_Freedomain_Radio Linked In: http://www.linkedin.com/pub/stefan-molyneux/5/72a/703 Freedomain Radio Social Media Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Official.Freedomain.Radio Twitter: https://twitter.com/freedomainradio Google+: https://www.google.com/+FreedomainradioFDR LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/freedomain-radio Message Board: http://board.freedomainradio.com Meet-Up Groups: http://www.meetup.com/Freedomain-Radio/ Blogspot: http://freedomain.blogspot.com/ iTunes Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/freedomain-radio!-volume-6/id552010683
Views: 30500 Stefan Molyneux
Poland’s far-right party is subverting democracy, and setting the country on a collision course with the EU. For more detail on the 2017 Independence day march, read this excellent piece by Christian Davies in the Guardian: https://www.theguardian.com/world/2017/nov/18/more-girls-fewer-skinheads-polands-far-right-wrestles-with-changing-image Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO Poland is changing. In 2015, the far-right Law and Justice party, or PiS, won both the presidential election and a slim parliamentary majority. Since then, they’ve been working to cement their power by firing judges, purging the military and civil service, and cracking down on protesters and the media. All of this has put the country on a collision course with the European Union that could threaten Europe’s hard-won peace and prosperity following centuries of conflict. To truly understand the international conflicts and trends shaping our world you need a big-picture view. Video journalists Sam Ellis and Liz Scheltens use maps to tell the story and chart their effects on foreign policy. Watch more Vox Atlas videos: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=luTPMHC7zHY&list=PLJ8cMiYb3G5e4MOmzf-piIWQb4INRW18g Vox.com is a news website that helps you cut through the noise and understand what's really driving the events in the headlines. Check out http://www.vox.com. Watch our full video catalog: http://goo.gl/IZONyE Follow Vox on Facebook: http://goo.gl/U2g06o Or Twitter: http://goo.gl/XFrZ5H
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Abraham F. Lowenthal, Professor Emeritus of International Relations, University of Southern California, discusses whether & how Latin America matters to the U.S. today. Monday, October 10, 2016 5:00pm-6:00pm Room 003, Rockefeller Center This lecture will address two central questions: how have transformative changes over recent decades and especially in the 21st century – within Latin America, in the global context, and in the United States itself – changed the nature of U.S.-Latin American relations? And, what U.S. premises, concepts and policies need to be reconsidered, taking these changes into account? The presentation will discuss U.S. relations with Mexico, Brazil, Cuba, Venezuela, the Andrean countries, the Southern Cone, and the “near abroad” of Central American and the Caribbean, as well as the key issues of contemporary inter-American relations. Speaker Bio: Abraham F. Lowenthal is Professor Emeritus of International Relations at the University of Southern California and President Emeritus of the Pacific Council on International Policy. He was the founding director of both the Latin American Program of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and of the Inter-American Dialogue. He served as a Ford Foundation official in Latin America, as director of studies at the Council on Foreign Relations, and as a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, as well as on numerous editorial and governance boards. His AB, MPA, and PhD are all from Harvard University. He is the author of The Dominican Intervention (Harvard, 1972), Partners in Conflict: The United States and Latin America (John Hopkins, 1987) and Global California (Stanford, 2009). He has edited or co-edited fifteen other volumes including The Peruvian Experiment; Exporting Democracy: The United States and Latin America; Constructing Democratic Governance; Latin America in a New World; The California-Mexico Connection; Scholars, Policymakers and International Affairs; Democratic Transitions: Conversations with World Leaders; and Kalman Silvert: Engaging Latin America, Building Democracy. He has published more than one hundred book chapters and articles, including eight in Foreign Affairs, six in Foreign Policy, and multiple articles in each of the major Latin American journals on international affairs in Argentina, Brazil, Chile and Mexico. Dr. Lowenthal’s work has been published in Spanish, Portuguese, French, German, Dutch, Italian, Arabic, Chinese, Japanese, and Burmese.
Views: 1307 Dartmouth
This is an audio version of the Wikipedia Article: Foreign policy of the United States Listening is a more natural way of learning, when compared to reading. Written language only began at around 3200 BC, but spoken language has existed long ago. Learning by listening is a great way to: - increases imagination and understanding - improves your listening skills - improves your own spoken accent - learn while on the move - reduce eye strain Now learn the vast amount of general knowledge available on Wikipedia through audio (audio article). You could even learn subconsciously by playing the audio while you are sleeping! If you are planning to listen a lot, you could try using a bone conduction headphone, or a standard speaker instead of an earphone. You can find other Wikipedia audio articles too at: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCuKfABj2eGyjH3ntPxp4YeQ You can upload your own Wikipedia articles through: https://github.com/nodef/wikipedia-tts "The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing." - Socrates SUMMARY ======= The foreign policy of the United States is its interactions with foreign nations and how it sets standards of interaction for its organizations, corporations and system citizens of the United States. The officially stated goals of the foreign policy of the United States, including all the Bureaus and Offices in the United States Department of State, as mentioned in the Foreign Policy Agenda of the Department of State, are "to build and sustain a more democratic, secure, and prosperous world for the benefit of the American people and the international community." In addition, the United States House Committee on Foreign Affairs states as some of its jurisdictional goals: "export controls, including nonproliferation of nuclear technology and nuclear hardware; measures to foster commercial interaction with foreign nations and to safeguard American business abroad; international commodity agreements; international education; and protection of American citizens abroad and expatriation." U.S. foreign policy and foreign aid have been the subject of much debate, praise and criticism, both domestically and abroad.
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On July 19, Foreign Policy at Brookings hosted U.S. Senator Tim Kaine (D-Va) for a discussion of these themes from his new article for Foreign Affairs, “A new Truman Doctrine: Grand strategy in a hyperconnected world.” https://www.brookings.edu/events/a-21st-century-truman-doctrine-u-s-foreign-policy-with-senator-tim-kaine/ (transcript available) Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=BrookingsInstitution Follow Brookings on social media! Facebook: http://www.Facebook.com/Brookings Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/BrookingsInst Instagram: http://www.Instagram.com/brookingsinst LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/com/company/the-brookings-institution
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Watching footage of recent domestic protests, police are so armed to the teeth you’d think you were looking at a war zone. Learn More: https://www.learnliberty.org/ The sight of police officers riding in tanks, wearing combat gear, and using military-grade weapons to respond to civil unrest, has become increasingly common on American streets. Professor Abby Blanco of Tampa University explains how that came to be. Learn more: http://hayekandchill.com/foreign-policy/ SUBSCRIBE: http://bit.ly/1HVAtKP FOLLOW US: - Website: https://www.learnliberty.org/ - Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LearnLiberty - Twitter: https://twitter.com/LearnLiberty - Google +: http://bit.ly/1hi66Zz LEARN MORE: The Militarization of U.S. Domestic Policing (The Independent Review article): Academic work investigating the militarization of police, and the role of “constrained government” by professors Abby Hall Blanco and Chris Coyne. https://www.independent.org/pdf/tir/tir_17_04_01_hall.pdf How U.S. Police Came to Look Like Soldiers (article): Professors Chris Coyne and Abby Hall Blanco write on the origins of police militarization. http://www.independent.org/newsroom/article.asp?id=7387 History of Police Militarization (Learn Liberty video): This video looks into what brought us to where we are today with regard to the war-like nature of policing in the U.S. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cR0eVxB73iw Police Brutality in the Baltimore Riots & the Rise of Police Militarization (Learn Liberty Video): This video looks at the police response to protests in Baltimore following the death of Freddie Gray. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tBjvaWXrCTc LEARN LIBERTY Your resource for exploring the ideas of a free society. We tackle big questions about what makes a society free or prosperous and how we can improve the world we live in. Watch more at http://bit.ly/1UleLbP
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On tonight’s Big Picture, Thom discusses Trump’s foreign policy on Israel and whether his administration will commit to a two-state solution with Author and Journalist Max Blumenthal. Then, Thom talks to Dave McCulloch of Capitol Media Partners and Sarah Badawi of the Progressive Change Campaign Committee about proposed changes to Obamacare and Congressional action that could put guns in the hands of mentally ill people. For more information on the stories we've covered visit our websites at thomhartmann.com - freespeech.org - and RT.com. You can also watch tonight's show on Hulu - at Hulu.com/THE BIG PICTURE and over at The Big Picture YouTube page. And - be sure to check us out on Facebook and Twitter!
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http://www.tomrichey.net An introduction to George Washington's foreign policy, including his Neutrality Proclamation, the Citizen Genet Affair, the Jay Treaty, and Pinckney's Treaty, as well as the conflict between Thomas Jefferson and Alexander Hamilton concerning the French Revolution. This lecture was designed chiefly for AP US History (APUSH) students, but is good for anyone with an interest in foreign policy, diplomacy, or early US History. Timestamps: 05:09 - The Citizen Genet Affair 08:02 - Jay Treaty 11:42 - Pinckney's Treaty
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I had the honor of interviewing the legendary Scott Horton of the Libertarian Institute and Antiwar.com. We spoke about U.S Foreign policy in the greater Middle East. To be more specific, we talked about U.S policy towards Iraq & Iran, along with many of the mistakes that were made by every U.S administration since Jimmy Carter. Scott Horton and I talk about how U.S foreign policy in the greater middle east is often very counterproductive. It causes more harm than good. I time stamped the interview below if you want to check in at different parts, however, I recommend listening to the entire thing. Scott Horton also has a book out. Make sure you check it out. Time Stamp: 0:00 U.S Foreign Policy in the Greater Middle East 3:01 U.S Foreign Policy on Iran 6:25 U.S Support for Saddam Hussein 8:28 Betraying Iraqis - Why the U.S betrayed the Iraqi Shias and Kurds 11:21 Clinton Foreign Policy 17:35 Was the U.S provoked into the middle east 20:38 How George Bush Empowered Iran 25:30 How the Saudi’s betrayed the U.S 31:35 Why the is U.S allied with the Kurds 34:50 Sunni vs Shia 37:50 The truth about the moderate rebels 49:34 U.S - Israel Relations 1:17:35 Thomas Friedman and bubbles 1:21:41 Is U.S Foreign Policy in the Greater Middle East counterproductive? 1:29:56 Left Right divide during Iraq war 1:39:25 Threats to America 1:43:11 The F-35 and the MIC 1:54:35 Scott Hortons new book Scott Horton is the author of Fool’s Errand: Time to End the War in Afghanistan, managing director of the Libertarian Institute at LibertarianInstitute.org, editorial director of Antiwar.com, host of Antiwar Radio on Pacifica, 90.7 FM KPFK in Los Angeles and KUCR 88.3 in Riverside, California and podcasts the Scott Horton Show from this website. In 2007, Scott Horton won the Austin Chronicle‘s “Best of Austin” award for his Iraq war coverage on Antiwar Radio. He’s conducted more than 4,800 interviews since 2003. His articles have appeared at Antiwar.com The American Conservative, the History News Network and The Future of Freedom. On Today's show, we talk about U.S Foreign Policy in the Greater Middle East. Scotts Book: Fool's Errand: Time to End the War in Afghanistan https://www.amazon.com/Fools-Errand-Time-End-Afghanistan/dp/1548650218/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1547082669&sr=8-2&keywords=Fools+errand About Bro History ******************** Bro History is a history podcast that explores history, geopolitics, and culture. Every week you’ll receive multiple hours of discussion that is funny and insightful. Guest range from best selling authors, to historians, to journalists. We are one of the fasted growing history podcast on iTunes right now and we're expanding to YouTube so make sure you subscribe. ---------------------------------- Platforms *********** 🎧 Bro History on iTunes & Apple Podcast https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/bro-history/id1433981364?mt=2 🎧 Bro History on Spotify https://open.spotify.com/show/7aWhV3Y3EZAYlkio6yGnIR?si=qYM7NVKfSjutZ9f6xAEyLQ 🎧 Bro History on Stitcher Radio https://www.stitcher.com/podcast/henrybrohistorycom/bro-history 🎧 Bro History on Google Podcast ---------------------------------------------- Social Media *************** YouTube: Bro History https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8ma... Facebook: @BroHistoryPodcast https://www.facebook.com/BroHistoryPodcast Instagram: @BroHistoryPodcast https://www.instagram.com/brohistorypodcast/
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The first full lecture video in my American Foreign Policy series focuses on Donald Trump's "America First" policy, which was first introduced at his Inauguration Day speech in 2017, and expanded in a Wall Street Journal article that May by H.R. McMaster and Gary D. Cohn. I look at the criticism and apprehension many American foreign policy analysts see as Trump's departure from a number of long-standing international commitments and alliances the US has been in for decades. I also examine how a more self-interested approach to foreign policy risks undermining America's image and reputation by its international partners. But I also note that "America First" is happening in an age of American international decline to a point where the world seems to be definitively moving towards a multipolar system whereby the United States is one of a number of world powers, but has to share the stage with countries like China, Russia, Iran., Germany, and India. Is "America First" a strategic new way of thinking in a world where other powers are putting their self-interest first as well? Or is it the last gasp of America's global superpower status that, instead of repairing relations and strengthening America's image, only works to further undermine it? Dr. Michael Rossi Department of Political Science Rutgers University February 4, 2019 Music - Krista Branch, "I Am America" https://youtu.be/0heL2Czeraw
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Experts discuss how the new Congress will address a range of pressing foreign policy issues. Speakers: John F. Tierney, Former Congressman (D-MA) Mike Rogers, National Security Contributor, CNN; Former Congressman (R-MI) Presider: Jake Tapper, Chief Washington Correspondent, CNN
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http://democracynow.org - A sweeping new investigation has raised questions about the little-known Trump Organization and potential conflicts of interest should Trump become president. The investigation published in Newsweek magazine reveals the Trump Organization is a vast financial network that stretches from New York City to India, Ukraine, China, Brazil, Argentina, Turkey and Russia. It’s connected to Russian mining, banking and real estate billionaire Vladimir Potanin, who himself is closely tied to the Russian government. Trump’s frequent praise of Russian President Vladimir Putin has already sparked concern among national security experts about U.S. foreign policy under a possible Trump presidency. The report concludes, "If Donald Trump wins this election and his company is not immediately shut down or forever severed from the Trump family, the foreign policy of the United States of America could well be for sale." We speak with Newsweek senior writer Kurt Eichenwald, author of the new article, "How the Trump Organization’s Foreign Business Ties Could Upend U.S. National Security." Democracy Now! is an independent global news hour that airs weekdays on nearly 1,400 TV and radio stations Monday through Friday. Watch our livestream 8-9AM ET: http://democracynow.org Please consider supporting independent media by making a donation to Democracy Now! today: http://democracynow.org/donate FOLLOW DEMOCRACY NOW! ONLINE: Facebook: http://facebook.com/democracynow Twitter: https://twitter.com/democracynow YouTube: http://youtube.com/democracynow SoundCloud: http://soundcloud.com/democracynow Daily Email: http://democracynow.org/subscribe Google+: https://plus.google.com/+DemocracyNow Instagram: http://instagram.com/democracynow Tumblr: http://democracynow.tumblr.com Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/democracynow iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/podcast/democracy-now!-audio/id73802554 TuneIn: http://tunein.com/radio/Democracy-Now-p90/ Stitcher Radio: http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/democracy-now
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Review of major milestones in US foreign policy concerning Latin America. Topics include: The Monroe Doctrine, Roosevelt Corollary, Dollar Diplomacy, Good Neighbor Policy, Bay of Pigs Invasion, and the Cuban Missile Crisis.
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In the recent study "The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy", the authors of the paper, Professor Stephen Walt of Harvard University and John Mearsheimer of the University of Chicago, charge that the United States has willingly set aside its own security and that of many of its allies in order to advance the interests of Israel. In addition the study accuses the pro-Israeli lobby, particularly AIPAC of manipulating the U.S. media, policing academia and silencing critics of Israel by labeling them as anti-Semitic. A new article in the New York Review of Books examines the controversial report and the reaction to it. It's called "The Storm Over the Israel Lobby." It was written by media critic Michael Massing, who joins Amy Goodman for the interview. Michael is a contributing editor of the Columbia Journalism Review and frequently writes for the New York Review of Books. You can read the transcript of the interview at: http://www.democracynow.org/article.pl?sid=06/05/24/1436205
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Professor Mearsheimer will discuss his article by the same name from the January/February 2011 Issue of The National Interest. In the article, he considers the decline of US foreign policy from end of the Cold War to the "world of trouble" now: two protracted wars, nuclear stalemates in Iran and North Korea, and the inability to bring about a resolution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/UCHICAGOytSubscribe About #UChicago: A destination for inquiry, research, and education, the University of Chicago empowers scholars to challenge conventional thinking. Our diverse community of creative thinkers celebrates ideas, and is celebrated for them. #UChicago on the Web: Home: http://bit.ly/UCHICAGO-home News: http://bit.ly/UCHICAGO-news Facebook: http://bit.ly/UCHICAGO-FB Twitter: http://bit.ly/UCHICAGO-TW Instagram: http://bit.ly/UCHICAGO-IG University of Chicago on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/uchicago *** ACCESSIBILITY: If you experience any technical difficulties with this video or would like to make an accessibility-related request, please email [email protected]
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U.S. Naval War College's Derek S. Reveron says that many aspects of U.S. foreign policy are the same under Trump as they were under Presidents Obama and Bush, including the war in Afghanistan, drone strikes, and the increased attention on China. For full transcript and audio from this event, please go to: https://www.carnegiecouncil.org/studio/multimedia/20181005-future-of-usa-national-security-derek-reveron
Buy Ron Paul's important foreign policy book "Swords into Plowshares" here: http://amzn.to/1I8RE1Z http://RonPaulCurriculum.com http://RonPaulLibertyReport.com http://RonPaulInstitute.org http://VoicesOfLiberty.com http://RonPaulMD.com http://The-FREE-Foundation.org http://facebook.com/ronpaul http://podcastone.com/Ron-Pauls-Podcast http://CampaignForLiberty.org http://YALiberty.org http://PopularLiberty.com http://FFF.org http://Mises.org http://LewRockwell.com Trump Foreign Policy: Doing the Same Thing and Expecting a Different Result by Ron Paul After a week of insisting that a meeting with Putin on the sidelines of the G20 meeting in Argentina was going to happen, President Trump at the last minute sent out a Tweet explaining that due to a Russia/Ukraine dispute in the Sea of Azov he would no longer be willing to meet his Russian counterpart. According to Trump, the meeting had to be cancelled because the Russians seized three Ukrainian naval vessels in Russian waters that refused to follow instructions from the Russian military. But as Pat Buchanan wrote in a recent column: how is this little dispute thousands of miles away any of our business? Unfortunately it is “our business” because of President Obama’s foolish idea to overthrow a democratically-elected, pro-Russia government in Ukraine in favor of what his Administration believed would be a “pro-Western” and “pro-NATO” replacement. In short, the Obama Administration did openly to Ukraine what his Democratic Party claims without proof the Russians did to the United States: meddled in a vote. US interventionism in Ukraine led to the 2014 coup and many dead Ukrainians. Crimea’s majority-Russian population held a referendum and decided to re-join Russia rather than remain in a “pro-West” Ukraine that immediately began discriminating against them. Why would anyone object to people opting out of abusive relationships? What is most disappointing about President Trump’s foreign policy is that it didn’t have to be this way. He ran on a platform of America first, ending foreign wars, NATO skepticism, and better relations with Russia. Americans voted for this policy. He had a mandate, a rejection of Obama’s destructive interventionism. But he lost his nerve. Instead of being the president who ships lethal weapons to the Ukrainian regime, instead of being the president who insists that Crimea remain in Ukraine, instead of being the president who continues policies the American people clearly rejected at the ballot box, Trump could have blamed the Ukraine/Russia mess on the failed Obama foreign policy and charted a very different course. What flag flies over Crimea is none of our business. We are not the policemen of the world and candidate Trump seemed to have understood that. But now Trump’s in a trap. He was foolish enough to believe that Beltway foreign policy “experts” have a clue about what really is American national interest. Just this week he told the Washington Post, in response to three US soldiers being killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan, that he has to keep US troops fighting in the longest war in US history because the “experts” tell him there is no alternative. He said, “virtually every expert that I have and speak to say if we don’t go there, they’re going to be fighting over here. And I’ve heard it over and over again.” That is the same bunkum the neocons sold us as they lied us into Iraq! We’ve got to fight Saddam over there or he’d soon be in our streets. These “experts” are worthless, yet for some reason President Trump cannot break free of them. Well here’s some unsolicited advice to the president: Listen to the people who elected you, who are tired of the US as the world’s police force. Let Ukraine and Russia work out their own problems. Give all your “experts” a pink slip and start over with a real pro-American foreign policy: non-interventionism. -- Copyright © 2018 by RonPaul Institute. Permission to reprint in whole or in part is gladly granted, provided full credit and a live link are given. Source: http://www.ronpaulinstitute.org/archives/featured-articles/2018/december/03/trump-foreign-policy-doing-the-same-thing-and-expecting-a-different-result/
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This week Craig looks at the expressed powers of the President of the United States - that is the ones you can find in the Constitution. From appointing judges and granting pardons, to vetoing laws and acting as the nation’s chief diplomat on foreign policy, the Commander in Chief is a pretty powerful person, but actually not as powerful as you might think. The Constitution also limits presidential powers to maintain balance among the three branches of government. Next week we'll talk about the president's powers NOT mentioned in the Constitution - implied powers. Support is provided by Voqal: http://www.voqal.org This episode is sponsored by Squarespace: http://www.squarespace.com/crashcourse -- Want to find Crash Course elsewhere on the internet? Facebook - http://www.facebook.com/YouTubeCrashCourse Twitter - http://www.twitter.com/TheCrashCourse Tumblr - http://thecrashcourse.tumblr.com Support Crash Course on Patreon: http://patreon.com/crashcourse CC Kids: http://www.youtube.com/crashcoursekids
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THE HONORABLE MINISTER LOUIS FARRAKHAN: IRAN PRESS CONFERENCE, NOV. 8, 2018 (Full Conf. https://youtu.be/mOB3vHH56eA) “What do you think about U.S. foreign policy in [the] Middle East?”): When you are a drug addict, you say whatever you need to say, do whatever you need to do, to satisfy your addiction. The Middle East is rich, rich, rich with oil. And any great industrial nation is in need of the fuel that fuels the industry of that nation. America and England and others have always wanted access to the oil of this region, and their foreign policy is aimed at that objective. In Iran, Mohammad Mossadegh, in a democratically fostered election, became the head of Iran, and he wanted the oil that comes from the earth in Iran to be of benefit to every citizen of Iran to give those citizens a decent quality of life. So the policy of my country became the idea to get Mossadegh out of the way, which a CIA plot did overthrow Mossadegh and give you in his place the Shah of Iran. Through the Shah of Iran the oil became a possession of America and the west, and the Shah was rich and powerful; and those that went along were rich, but the Iranian people suffered. People who did not like what was going on were persecuted, put to death, and among them was a man named Khomeini. He was exiled from his home into Turkey and France and Syria and Iraq, but 39 years ago the students erupted, because while he was away he was making cassette tapes and spreading his word and the word was taking root in the Iranian people and the Iranian Revolution began. Now, if we fast-forward to 2018, the policy of our government as brought to Saudia Arabia by President Trump, who asked the king of Arabia, King Salman, to call all the Sunni nations together in Riyadh and he would come and address them. And when President Trump went to Riyadh, I saw him with pictures of new jet fighter planes, showing it to the king. And then they announced a $110 billion-dollar sale of weapons to Saudi, the United Arab Emirates, billions of dollars for weapons. But if you listen carefully to his speech, he was making toxic the division between Sunni and Shia and aiming those weapons subtly toward Iran and then openly saying to all of those nations they should reject their brother, Iran. My Teacher, the Honorable Elijah Muhammad, taught me years ago that the policies of our government would bring about a war in the Middle East that would be a trigger to the greatest war that has ever been, the War of Armageddon, spoken of in the Bible. [40:33] My teacher wrote an article warning America in a time of great confusion over who is going to be president—either a Democratic president or a Republican—and we saw that played out two years ago. And the Honorable Elijah Muhammad taught us that we were living in that which is called the lull before the storm. No matter who wins the election, that President would have to guide America through the most difficult time in world affairs. Mr. Trump is that leader today. And Elijah Muhammad taught me that I should say to him: you would be wise, Mr. Trump, to delay the storm as long as you can. Because the longer the storm is delayed is to not only America’s advantage but is to the advantage of the world. These sanctions are the predicate for a new war. A reporter asked my teacher, “Is America going to remain in the Middle East?” And my teacher said, America is going to come out of the Middle East. And when they asked about war, he said yes, there would be war. And he said bloodshed in this area would be much. I am begging our president and the government that supports him to be very, very careful because if the trigger of war in the Middle East is pulled by you using your surrogates at the insistence of Israel, then the war will trigger another kind of war, which will bring China, Russia, all of the nations into a war. And it bothers me to say this to you, Mr. President, but the war will end America as you know it. So when these Iranians chant “death to America, death to Israel,” no chant can bring about your death, but it is your policies that are eroding trust for you in the world, favor for you in the world. And now you’re pulling apart, confused. And if you do this, you will bring about—not the Iranian chant—you will bring about the death of the greatest nation that has been on this earth in the last six thousand years. I am a warner to you. I am a friend to America, not an enemy. But if you do not heed the warning and correct your path, death will come." ~ The Hon. Min. Louis Farrakhan (Read Full Transcript https://noirg.org/articles/minister-louis-farrakhan-iranian-sanctions-satan-and-suffering-of-the-righteous/) Follow Knowledge for LIFE at Website: http://know4life.org Help Know4LIFE continue our work with a generous donation: https://www.paypal.com/cgi-bin/webscr?cmd=_s-xclick&hosted_button_id=6DSEHJJBRYBWG
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Ben Fordham discusses the emergence of the United States as a world power during the years prior to World War I. Speaker Biography: Benjamin Fordham is professor of Political Science at Binghamton University. His research interests concern the influence of domestic political and economic interests on foreign policy choices, especially on security issues such as military spending and the international use of force. He has published articles on the role of domestic economic performance in decisions to use military force abroad, the effect of party differences on policy choices about the use of force and the allocation of the military budget in the United States, and on the influence of economic interests on congressional voting on foreign economic and security policy matters. For captions, transcript, and more information visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=5185.
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Recently, Professors from Boston University and the University of Minnesota Law School jointly published a paper entitled, Battlefield Casualties and Ballot Box Defeat: Did the Bush-Obama Wars Cost Clinton the White House? The Resident discusses. Follow The Resident at http://www.twitter.com/TheResident Find RT America in your area: http://rt.com/where-to-watch/ Or watch us online: http://rt.com/on-air/rt-america-air/ Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTAmerica Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_America
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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. In which John Green teaches you about the United States as it was in the 1990s. You'll remember from last week that the old-school Republican George H.W. Bush had lost the 1992 presidential election to a young upstart Democrat from Arkansas named Bill Clinton. Clinton was a bit of a dark horse candidate, having survived a sex scandal during the election, but a third party run by Ross Perot split the vote, and Clinton was inaugurated in 1993. John will teach you about Clinton's foreign policy agenda, which included NATO action in the Balkans and the Oslo Accords between Israel and the PLO. He'll also cover some of the domestic successes and failures of the Clinton years, including the failed attempt at healthcare reform, the pretty terrible record on GLBTQ issues, Welfare reform, which got mixed reviews, and the happier issues like the huge improvements in the economy. Also computers. Cheap, effective, readily available computers came along in the 1990s and they kind of changed the world, culminating in this video, which is the end of the internet. Until next week. 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. One of the largest criticisms against President Clinton's presidency was his inaction during the genocide in Rwanda which he comments on in his Remarks on the Rwandan Genocide: https://www.commonlit.org/texts/president-clinton-s-remarks-in-kigali-on-the-rwandan-genocide First Lady Hillary Clinton had some foreign affairs success of her own when she delivered her 1995 speech to the United Nations Fourth World Conference on Women stating that women's rights are human rights: https://www.commonlit.org/texts/first-lady-hillary-clinton-s-address-to-the-united-nations-fourth-world-conference-on-women
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President Trump recently questioned ‘Article 5’ of the NATO treaty in an interview with Tucker Carlson. He is right to question it and consider pulling the U.S. out. Trump Questions NATO “Article 5” Mutual Defense Clause: https://www.thenewamerican.com/usnews/foreign-policy/item/29573-trump-questions-nato-article-5-mutual-defense-clause Sign up for daily, weekly, or monthly headlines: https://www.thenewamerican.com/top-daily-headlines More news at: http://www.thenewamerican.com/ Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/TheNewAmerican Twitter: https://twitter.com/NewAmericanMag
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In the latest rebuke to President Trump’s foreign policy in Congress, the House of Representatives is set to vote on war powers resolution that would withdraw all U.S. support of the Saudi Arabia-backed war in Yemen. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver compelling, diverse and engaging news stories. NBC News Digital features NBCNews.com, MSNBC.com, TODAY.com, Nightly News, Meet the Press, Dateline, and the existing apps and digital extensions of these respective properties. We deliver the best in breaking news, live video coverage, original journalism and segments from your favorite NBC News Shows. Connect with NBC News Online! Visit NBCNews.Com: http://nbcnews.to/ReadNBC Find NBC News on Facebook: http://nbcnews.to/LikeNBC Follow NBC News on Twitter: http://nbcnews.to/FollowNBC Follow NBC News on Instagram: http://nbcnews.to/InstaNBC Nancy Pelosi Comments On Bill To End U.S. Support For Yemen War | NBC News
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Why Does Iran Hate The U.S.? https://youtu.be/aWnAsyEqk1U » Subscribe to NowThis World: http://go.nowth.is/World_Subscribe Iran and Russia have very little in common, yet are close geopolitical allies. Their partnership makes no sense, until you factor in the U.S.. Learn More: Reuters: Iran, Russia working to seal $20 billion oil-for-goods deal: sources http://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-russia-oil-idUSBREA311K520140402 Foreign Policy: A Defense of Obama's Middle East 'Balancing Act' http://foreignpolicy.com/2016/08/15/a-defense-of-obamas-middle-east-balancing-act-syria-russia-iran-nsc/ BBC: Iran nuclear crisis: What are the sanctions? http://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-15983302 Music Track Courtesy of APM Music: "Concentration" More from NowThis: » Subscribe to NowThis News: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe NowThis World is dedicated to bringing you topical explainers about the world around you. Each week we’ll be exploring current stories in international news, by examining the facts, providing historical context, and outlining the key players involved. We’ll also highlight powerful countries, ideologies, influential leaders, and ongoing global conflicts that are shaping the current landscape of the international community across the globe today. Like NowThis World on Facebook: https://go.nowth.is/World_Facebook Connect with Judah: Follow @judah_robinson on Twitter – Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeJudah Connect with Versha: Follow @versharma on Twitter – Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeVersha http://www.youtube.com/nowthisworld Written by: Jules Suzdaltsev Edited by: Alex Esteves Produced by: Cailyn Bradley, Semany Gashaw & Lauren Ellis
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Sam Harris, Neuroscientist and famous Atheist author, together with Maajid Nawaz, Chairman of Quilliam and former islamist extremist, discuss the root cause of Islamic extremism. Is it truly caused by grievances of foreign policy, or is there a more insidious, ideological and religious motive behind it? Full panel can be watched here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YTd4-WXw2SM Please LIKE, SHARE, SUBSCRIBE if you enjoyed! Subscribe To Atheism VS Religion for more DEGRASSE TYSON, DAWKINS, HITCHENS, HARRIS and more: https://www.youtube.com/user/AtheismReligion?sub_confirmation=1 Watch the TOP 10 FUNNY RICHARD DAWKINS MOMENTS: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dyB1wTV3Tj0 Sam Harris VS Fareed Zakaria on Islam - Are most Muslims extremists? For the rest of our Atheism and Science-related videos, please visit our channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/AtheismReligion LIKE us on FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Atheism-VS-Religion/286295381580794 FOLLOW us Google+: https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/111745606714177885488/111745606714177885488/posts Samuel B. "Sam" Harris is an American author, philosopher, and neuroscientist. He is the author of The End of Faith, which was published in 2004 and appeared on The New York Times Best Seller list for 33 weeks. In 2006, Harris published the book Letter to a Christian Nation as a response to criticism of The End of Faith. This work was followed by The Moral Landscape, published in 2010, his long-form essay Lying in 2011, the short book Free Will in 2012, and by his most recent book Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion in 2014. Harris is a contemporary critic of religion and proponent of scientific skepticism and the "New Atheism". He is also an advocate for the separation of church and state, freedom of religion, and the liberty to criticize religion. Harris has written numerous articles for The Huffington Post, Los Angeles Times, The Washington Post, The New York Times, Newsweek, and the journal Nature. His articles touch upon a diversity of topics including religion, morality, neuroscience, free will, terrorism, and self-defense. In his 2010 book The Moral Landscape, Harris argues that science can help answer moral problems and can aid the facilitation of human well-being. He regularly gives talks around the United States and Great Britain, which include speeches at the University of Oxford, Cambridge, Harvard, Caltech, Berkeley, Stanford University, and Tufts University, as well as TED, where he outlined the arguments made in his book The Moral Landscape. Harris has also made numerous television appearances, including interviews for Nightline, Real Time with Bill Maher, The O'Reilly Factor, The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, and The Last Word, among others. He also appeared in the documentary films The God Who Wasn't There (2005) and The Unbelievers (2013). Subscribe To Atheism VS Religion for much more: https://www.youtube.com/user/AtheismReligion?sub_confirmation=1 Sam Harris VS Fareed Zakaria on Islam - Are most Muslims extremists? Visit our channel to see the rest of our videos: https://www.youtube.com/user/AtheismReligion Copyright Disclaimer Under Section 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, allowance is made for "fair use" for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching, scholarship, and research. Fair use is a use permitted by copyright statute that might otherwise be infringing. Non-profit, educational or personal use tips the balance in favor of fair use. All copyrighted materials contained herein belong to their respective copyright holders, I do not claim ownership over any of these materials.
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http://democracynow.org - In a recent article, historian and retired Colonel Andrew Bacevich raised six questions that have been ignored in the 2016 presidential race. Most notably, he says, "Nearly 15 years after this 'war' was launched by George W. Bush, why hasn’t 'the most powerful military in the world,' 'the finest fighting force in the history of the world’ won it? Why isn't victory anywhere in sight?" Bacevich joins us from Boston to talk about the race and these missing questions. His new book, "America’s War for the Greater Middle East: A Military History," will be published next month. He is professor emeritus of international relations and history at Boston University. Democracy Now! is an independent global news hour that airs weekdays on nearly 1,400 TV and radio stations Monday through Friday. Watch our livestream 8-9AM ET: http://democracynow.org Please consider supporting independent media by making a donation to Democracy Now! today: http://democracynow.org/donate FOLLOW DEMOCRACY NOW! ONLINE: Facebook: http://facebook.com/democracynow Twitter: https://twitter.com/democracynow YouTube: http://youtube.com/democracynow SoundCloud: http://soundcloud.com/democracynow Daily Email: http://democracynow.org/subscribe Google+: https://plus.google.com/+DemocracyNow Instagram: http://instagram.com/democracynow Tumblr: http://democracynow.tumblr Pinterest: http://pinterest.com/democracynow iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/podcast/demo... TuneIn: http://tunein.com/radio/Democracy-Now... Stitcher Radio: http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/democ...
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On July 13, Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats offered remarks on U.S. intelligence community (IC) transformation efforts and the possible impact of Russian cyber influence on the U.S. midterm elections in November. Director Coats then joined Hudson Institute Distinguished Fellow Walter Russell Mead for an extended discussion on global and regional threats, including cybersecurity, the challenges of Russia and a rising China, prospects for the denuclearization of North Korea, counterterrorism, and other concerns facing American policymakers today and in the years ahead. A highly regarded voice on national security, Director Coats leads the Intelligence Community and serves as the principal intelligence advisor to the President. Director Coats had a distinguished career in Congress, where he served on the Senate Armed Services Committee and Select Committee on Intelligence. He was named Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Germany in 2001, arriving in country just three days before the 9/11 attacks. Dialogues on American Foreign Policy and World Affairs is a Hudson discussion series moderated by Walter Russell Mead, one of America’s leading analysts of international affairs and Global View columnist at The Wall Street Journal. The series features leading policymakers and opinion leaders in candid conversation on timely questions of international affairs and national security.
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Check out our new video on Donald Trump's foreign policy. Americans will soon elect a new president, so this is just a reminder of what might happen after the elections. Enjoy :) Read article about this issue here: Blog:http://www.culturalmigrants.com/trave... Music: www.bensound.com Follow us: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/culturalmigr... Twitter: https://twitter.com/CulturalMigrant Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/culturalmigrants/
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Lecture 12: America as a Unipolar Superpower Is the United States still the world's only remaining superpower in the world, or is the international system composed of a number of regional powers like China, Russia, Iran, and Germany (the European Union)? This lecture examines two things: the theory of unipolarism, which according to most IR scholars is the most dangerous of all power alignments since there is no other hegemon to balance that power out. As such, a unipolar power has effective control over the fate of the international system for a few years until either new powers rise to balance the unipolar power out, or the unipolar power overextends and overspends its resources attempting maintain global leverage and ultimately turns erstwhile friends into competitors. The other element of this lecture is to examine the role of U.S. international hegemony and foreign policy throughout much of the 1990s and early 2000s. Arguably, the United States was a unipolar global hegemon from the end of the Cold War in 1991 to the aftermath of the Second Gulf War in 2003. This lecture argues that it's not just shortsighted U.S. foreign policy under George W. Bush that eroded America's international credibility, but that the changing nature of geopolitics, other countries were inevitably destined to rise and provide regional challenges to U.S. hegemony in Europe, the Middle East, Africa. and East Asia. I primarily draw from Christopher Layne's 1993 article "The Unipolar Illusion: Why New Great Powers will Rise", from International Security. The material is a little dated since i taught it in 2015, so my references are still with the Obama Administration. I did a more updated version of this topic a year ago in 2017 when I taught it in my American Foreign Policy class that includes the effects of Donald Trump. Dr. Michael Rossi Department of Political Science Rutgers University November 16, 2015 Chapter Markers: 00:25 - Introducing Christopher Layne's article 01:20 - Unipolarism in Realist Theory 04:25 - Unipolarism in Constructivist and Liberalist Theory 08:20 - "Benign" and "Aggressive" Hegemony 14:15 - Why would a Benign Hegemony Collapse? 21:50 - Perception of a Hegemonic Power 29:30 - Is America a Unipolar Hegemon Today? Music - Joe Esposito, "You're the Best", The Karate Kid Soundtrack, 1984
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