Category: History

A Lost History Cannabis

 

 Cannabis: A Lost History     This documentary explores the longstanding relationship of human beings and cannabis, from its use in ancient Asia to its ban in 20th century America.   Written, narrated, and directed by Chris Rice, the director of “DMT: A …

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Harvard’s Darkest Secret part 2

 

 UnSpun 106 – “Holly Seeliger: Harvard’s Darkest Secret: The Salem Witch Trials and Mass Hysteria, p2   Holly Seeliger is an local elected official in the city of Portland, Maine, and runs a Youtube Channel called “Holly Seeliger’s Zoon Politikon”. Seeliger received her …

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HyperNormalisation

 

 HyperNormalisation     HyperNormalisation is a 2016 BBC documentary by British filmmaker Adam Curtis. In the film, Curtis argues that since the 1970s, governments, financiers, and technological utopians have given up on the complex “real world” and built a simple “fake world” that …

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Don’t Believe Your Lying Eyes

 

 Don’t Believe Your Lying Eyes   We all know that the “Deep Fakes” application that’s going viral on the internet is only a crude toy compared to the technologies the government-sponsored, defence department-linked researchers have been playing with. Here’s an example from the …

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Harvard’s Darkest Secret

 

 Harvard’s Darkest Secret   UnSpun 104 – “Holly Seeliger: “Harvard’s Darkest Secret: The Salem Witch Trials and Mass Hysteria” UnSpun #104: Special guest Holly Seeliger joins me as we expose one of history’s greatest coverups: The Salem Witch Trials, in “Harvard’s Darkest Secret: …

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why we should believe in science

 

 why we should believe in science Many of the world’s biggest problems require asking questions of scientists — but why should we believe what they say? Historian of science Naomi Oreskes thinks deeply about our relationship to belief and draws out three problems …

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Remembering the End of the World

 

 Remembering the End of the World 1996     Produced in 1996, Remembering the End of the World was the first documentary covering David Talbott’s labors to reconstruct celestial events in ancient times. The Ben Ged Low film traces Talbott’s work back to its …

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