YRDSB News & Events: Treaties Recognition Week
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YRDSB News & Events: Treaties Recognition Week

So as part of Treaties Recognition Week, we have community members coming into schools across the region. A community member from Georgina Island. She’s telling stories to give them an understanding of some of the things that we bring into the world as Anishinaabe People. So, Treaties Recognition Week is about you know, helping students […]

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Gay marriage (1996) | THINK TANK
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Gay marriage (1996) | THINK TANK

Ben Wattenberg: Hello, I’m Ben Wattenberg. Homosexuals could be on the verge of winning a major legal victory, the right to marry. Now, society’s ideas about marriage have evolved over the centuries, but is legalizing gay marriage a good idea? Joining us to sort through the conflict and the consensus are William Eskridge, professor of […]

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YRDSB News & Events: Treaties Recognition Week

So as part of Treaties Recognition Week, we have community members coming into schools across the region. A community member from Georgina Island. She’s telling stories to give them an understanding of some of the things that we bring into the world as Anishinaabe People. So, Treaties Recognition Week is about you know, helping students […]

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What is the House of Commons?
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What is the House of Commons?

Too busy bickering on TV to run the country? There’s got to be more to the House of Commons than that – right? Before The House of Commons, or the House of Lords, there was just the King and his Barons. The King could call on them whenever he wanted. But he didn’t count on […]

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CO Civil Liability
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CO Civil Liability

Hello. Doug Richards here for U.S. Law Shield, coming to you from beautiful Colorado. Wanted to talk to you today about civil liability. Because while you may be able to beat a criminal case, you could still face a civil case on down the road for your actions whether you were right or whether you […]

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Lessons Learned: Hitler’s Rearmament of Germany
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Lessons Learned: Hitler’s Rearmament of Germany

Most people would agree that evil should be stopped, by force of arms if necessary. But how do you know when a resort to war is justified? I’m Jim Lindsay, and this is Lessons Learned. Our topic today is Adolph Hitler’s announcement on March 16, 1935, that he was rearming Germany. Hitler was named Chancellor […]

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Take a tour of the House of Lords

>>Baroness Jenkin: So here we are in central lobby, this is the heart of parliament, and we are equidistant between the Commons chamber and the Lord’s chamber. Usually this space is teeming with people, it’s where any member of the public can come, but today we’re here to talk about the House of Lords, so […]

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