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Dr. Reza Aslan, an internationally acclaimed writer and scholar of religions, tells his own story of growing up as an Iranian-born emigre and explores the common narrative of what it means to be an American, the unity that we find in our diversity. At a time of unparalleled anti-Muslim sentiment in America, Aslan explores the current climate in... Read more

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May 20, 2011 (over 3 years ago)

Dr. Reza Aslan, an internationally acclaimed writer and scholar of religions, tells his own story of growing up as an Iranian-born emigre and explores the common narrative of what it means to be an American, the unity that we find in our diversity. At a time of unparalleled anti-Muslim sentiment...

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- -: Martin Jacques: Understanding the rise of China

January 24, 2011 (over 3 years ago)

http://www.ted.com Speaking at a TED Salon in London, economist Martin Jacques asks: How do we in the West make sense of China and its phenomenal rise? The author of "When China Rules the World," he examines why the West often puzzles over the growing power of the Chinese economy, and offers thre...

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- -: DNC Day Two: Hillary's Speech

August 27, 2008 (about 6 years ago)

New Republic editors Eve Fairbanks and Noam Scheiber discuss Hillary Clinton's address to the 2008 Democratic National Convention and its possible impact on the Obama Campaign, and reflect on media coverage of the event. FORA.tv coverage of the DNC: http://for​a.tv/topic​/democrati​c_conventi​on...

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- -: Albright: Obama Honeymoon May Be Short

January 20, 2009 (over 5 years ago)

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2008/11/10/A_Memo_to_President-Elect_Obama_from_Madeleine_Albright Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright warns of difficult challenges ahead for Barack Obama, but expresses optimism that the new President represents "a great image for America." ----- Th...

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- -: Is a Two-State Solution Still Possible for Israel / Palestine?

February 26, 2009 (over 5 years ago)

Complete video at: http://fora.tv/2009/02/19/Palestinian_Struggles_for_Nationality Palestinian-American law professor George Bisharat argues that a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is no longer possible, due to the Israeli settlements in the West Bank and the high number of...

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- -: President Obama: Memorial in Arizona

January 13, 2011 (over 3 years ago)

The President speaks at a memorial event for the victims of the tragic shooting in Arizona, "Together We Thrive: Tucson and America."

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Nelson Mandela: Unite! Mobilise! Fight on! Between the anvil of united mass action and the hammer of the armed struggle we shall crush Apartheid!

January 1, 1976 (over 38 years ago)

In this message, Nelson mandela calls to the Nation to end Apartheid. He attacks racism by declaring its violent nature and brands apartheid as the current inhumane embodiment of racialism. He salutes those that dared to rise up against White supremacy and urges the South African people to unite ...

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Nelson Mandela: Nelson Mandela's address to rally in Durban

February 25, 1990 (over 24 years ago)

In this address, Nelson Mandela calls for unity as one people. He delivers the message that they must end the war raging between Black south Africans if they are to win their freedom from Apartheid. He reminds various peoples of their fight against oppression and the importance of committing to p...

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Nelson Mandela: Speech by Mr N R Mandela at the 46664 Tromso Concert

June 11, 2005 (about 9 years ago)

In this speech at the 46664 Tromso concert, Nelson Mandela talks about the status of the world. It is a time of great technology and knowledge but it is also a time for death, disease, and hunger. He challenges everyone including the G8 to fight the inequalities that divide us and unite in our co...

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Nelson Mandela: Message by Nelson Mandela to the 52 National Conference of the ANC

December 16, 2007 (over 6 years ago)

In this message from Nelson Mandela to the ANC, he sends his best wishes for their 52nd National Conference. He reminds the ANC of the importance of their decisions to their nation and to overcome social prejudice and discrimination to achieve unity.

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