Capitalism and Socialism: Crash Course World History #33

Crash Course World History is now available on DVD! Visit http://store.dftba.com/products/crashcourse-world-history-the-complete-series-dvd-set to buy a set for your home or classroom. In which John Green teaches you about capitalism and socialism in a way that is sure to please commenters from both sides of the debate. Learn how capitalism arose from the industrial revolution, and then […]

Zeitgeist: Moving Forward (Peter Joseph) | History Documentary | Reel Truth History

Zeitgeist: Moving Forward focuses on the very fabric of the social order: Monetary-Market Economics. The majority of the world today have come to see basic flaws in the economic system we share. Large scale debt defaults, inflation, industrial pollution, resource depletion, rising cancer rates and other signposts have emerged to bring the concern into the […]

Rome The World's First Superpower: Tiberius | Ancient Rome Documentary | Reel Truth. History

In 146 bc Tiberius Gracchus became known for his military bravery and was even recorded as the first solider to scale enemy walls. He returned a hero and was deemed the champion of the common citizen farmer, which would ultimately lead to his massacre. To be the first to watch more full length documentaries, subscribe […]

Iran's Revolutions: Crash Course World History 226

In which John Green teaches you about Iran’s Revolutions. Yes, revolutions plural. What was the1979 Iranian Revolution about? It turns out, Iran has a pretty long history of unrest in order to put power in the hands of the people, and the most recent revolution in 1979 was, at least at first, not necessarily about […]

England's Forgotten Queen: Lady Jane Grey Imprisoned | History Documentary | Reel Truth History

12th July 1553 was Lady Jane Grey’s third day as Queen of England but Mary Tudor was already intending to do everything in her power to seize the crown. Historian Helen Castor explores how Mary’s allegiance grew in size and also how Lady Jane started to lose the loyalty of the Privy Council, which led […]

Mesopotamia: Crash Course World History #3

In which John presents Mesopotamia, and the early civilizations that arose around the Fertile Crescent. Topics covered include the birth of territorial kingdoms, empires, Neo-Assyrian torture tactics, sacred marriages, ancient labor practices, the world’s first law code, and the great failed romance of John’s undergrad years. Crash Course World History is now available on DVD! […]

The French Revolution: Crash Course World History #29

In which John Green examines the French Revolution, and gets into how and why it differed from the American Revolution. Was it the serial authoritarian regimes? The guillotine? The Reign of Terror? All of this and more contributed to the French Revolution not being quite as revolutionary as it could have been. France endured multiple […]

How We Got The Bible The World's Most Important Book Session 1

How We Got The Bible The World’s Most Important Book By: Dr. Paul L. Maier Dr. Paul L. Maier is a prolific author, biblical scholar, and dedicated Christian. His popular and scholarly writings now circulate worldwide in more than 7 million copies in 17 different languages and include his best-selling book, A Skeleton in God’s […]

Lady Jane Grey (England's Forgotten Queen) | History Documentary | Reel Truth History

Lady Jane Grey became a Tudor Queen after the dying King Edward VI, the only son of Henry VIII left her the throne. Now, historian Helen Castor explores the tragic story of Lady Jane Grey and investigates how her terrible fate, on the block in the Tower of London, was sealed as soon as she […]

The Atlantic Slave Trade: Crash Course World History #24

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 […]