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Climate Change: What Do Scientists Say?
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Climate Change: What Do Scientists Say?

I’m an atmospheric physicist. I’ve published more than 200 scientific papers. For 30 years I taught at MIT, during which time the climate has changed remarkably little. But the cry of “global warming” has grown ever more shrill. In fact,

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Congo and Africa’s World War: Crash Course World History 221
Democrats Launch Impeachment Inquiry Into President Trump
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Democrats Launch Impeachment Inquiry Into President Trump

VOTE ON A CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT PLAN. HAPPENING TODAY THE PRESIDENT SAID TO MEET WITH UKRAINE’S PRESIDENT IN NEW YORK. IT COMES AS THE ADMINISTRATION IS EXPECTED TO RELEASE THE TRANSCRIPTS OF THEIR PHONE CALL. TODAY’S MEETING COMES ONE DAY AFTER

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Trump says U.S. will increase Iran pressure, accuses China of U.S. election meddling
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Trump says U.S. will increase Iran pressure, accuses China of U.S. election meddling

JUDY WOODRUFF: Back now to President Trump’s day at the United Nations, where the focus was heavily on Iran. Our foreign affairs correspondent, Nick Schifrin, reports. NICK SCHIFRIN: One day after declaring disdain for global governance, President Trump walked into

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2015, October 23 – CNN first Democratic Party debate – Bernie Sanders opening – closed captioned
Conflict, Democracy & Development in the Great Lakes Region
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Conflict, Democracy & Development in the Great Lakes Region

MODERATOR: Hello, everyone. Good afternoon. Welcome to the New York Foreign Press Center. My name is Monica Shie. I’m very honored today to have the U.S. special envoy and the UN special envoy for the Great Lakes region of Africa.

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Is the EU Democratic? Does Your Vote Matter?
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Is the EU Democratic? Does Your Vote Matter?

Being a citizen of the European Union means that many aspects of our lives are regulated by a weird entity. It feels like a huge bureaucracy is making decisions over our heads. Many Europeans think that their vote in the

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The Nordic Country Secretly Negotiating World Peace
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The Nordic Country Secretly Negotiating World Peace

For nearly as long as civilization has been fighting wars, it has been making peace. One of the earliest recorded peace treaties was engraved into a stone wall more than three thousand years ago, ending a war between the Egyptians

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International Day of Peace 2018 – António Guterres (UN Secretary-General)
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International Day of Peace 2018 – António Guterres (UN Secretary-General)

This year we mark International Day of Peace as we prepare to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. This foundational document is a reminder that peace takes root when people are free from hunger, poverty

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