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Ancient Greeks: Golden Age of Civilization | History Channel Documentary

The Greeks: Crucible of Civilization It was perhaps the most spectacular flourishing of imagination and achievement in recorded history. In the Fourth and Fi...

The Western Civilization Will Go Extinct

Westerners are breeding too few children. This video covers some points of what this might mean as for the future of Europe, USA, as well as Russia. The phot...

Suicide of a Superpower: Pat Buchanan on the Death of Western Civilization

Peter Robinson sits with author, journalist and former presidential candidate, Patrick J Buchanan. From declining birth rates, to shifting values, to the dec...

Ancient Western Civilizations Timeline 3500BC-476AD

This video documents Ancient western civilization from it's beginning, in 3500BC, to it's end with the fall of the Western Roman Empire in 476AD. It provides...

Modern Western Civilization: Chapter 1 Lecture 1

Providence eLearning presents a course covering Modern Western Civilization from the Renaissance to the modern era with historian Dr. Bernard Carpenter.

Stephen Davies on Western Civilization

A crucial part of the self-consciousness of individuals and the way they define themselves socially is a perception of their location in a historical narrati...

Carroll Quigley on Western Civilization 1/7

Public Authority and the State in the Western Tradition: A Thousand Years of Growth, 976-1976 Carroll Quigley (November 9, 1910 -- January 3, 1977) was an Am...

The Collapse Of The Western Civilization, (Final Warnings)

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Introduction to Western Civilization: Sample from Tom Woods's Liberty Classroom

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Western Civilization is GOOD!

Howard Bloom espouses perhaps the greatest modern heresy: the notion that western civilization is good. Find out more at Howard Bloom's website http://www.ho...

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Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:11:15 -0700

The woman sitting in front of me on this plane seems perfectly nice. She, like me, is traveling coach class from Washington to Los Angeles. She had a nice chat before takeoff with the man sitting next to her, in which she revealed she is an elementary ...
Huffington Post
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 04:09:16 -0700

"The Collapse of Western Civilization" is the clearest, shortest explanation of the science of climate change and its consequences I've seen. That it's a slam dunk on denialism doesn't matter; the deniers will never concede. What it just might do is ...
Antiwar.com (blog)
Thu, 14 Aug 2014 21:44:50 -0700

Israel's slaughter of over 1900 Palestinians in Gaza, by far and away most of whom were civilians, got me thinking about Western civilization. Mahatma Gandhi is often cited as responding to a question about Western civilization saying he thought it ...
Jefferson Public Radio
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 12:48:25 -0700

Naomi Oreskes and Erik Conway, both historians of science, take a stab at this question in their book The Collapse of Western Civilization. The book looks BACK at our time from the year 2393. The map of New York City alone might give you chills.
Washington Post
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 03:20:25 -0700

Notable people, though born everywhere, congregate and die in cultural hubs. This phenomenon is documented in “A network framework of cultural history,” new research led by Maximilian Schich of the University of Texas at Dallas. The paper will appear ...
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 10:20:56 -0700

The zenith of Western civilization right now, this week, is a designer of cosplay cat emojis for the BlackBerry Messenger application. Is this reason for alarm or jubilation? How did we get here and were are we heading? Let's break it down. 8000 BC ...
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 05:00:00 -0700

The restaurant industry has been around for a long time – since the dawn of Western civilization itself. Starting in Ancient Rome, some of the earliest known public restaurants, called thermopolia, were local hot-spots where the citizenry would go to ...
Jerusalem Post
Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:46:21 -0700

Today's jihadis pose a threat to Western civilization no less ominous than that of last century's Nazis. With their totalitarian ideology and ruthless brutality, they are bent on global domination. And if allowed to continue gaining steam, as the Nazis ...

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