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Time. When Britain and France Almost Merged Into One Country - The Atlantic. On June 16, 1940, with Nazi Germany on the brink of crushing France, British prime minister Winston Churchill and French undersecretary of defense Charles de Gaulle met for lunch at the Carlton Club in London.

When Britain and France Almost Merged Into One Country - The Atlantic

These two great symbols of patriotism and national independence made an incredible agreement: Britain and France should be united into a single country called the “Franco-British Union.” This was just two weeks after British and French troops were rescued from the beaches of Dunkirk, where they had become surrounded by German troops—a story captured in the new Christopher Nolan film Dunkirk.

Mary Beard is right, Roman Britain was multi-ethnic – so why does this upset people so much? Nil nimium studeo, Caesar, tibi velle placere, nec scire utrum sis albus an ater homo.

Mary Beard is right, Roman Britain was multi-ethnic – so why does this upset people so much?

I’m not overly anxious, Caesar, to please you, Or to know whether you’re a white or a black man. The Roman poet Catullus, now known for the erotic verse he wrote for Lesbia and Juventius, wasn’t particularly bothered about a man’s skin pigmentation (in this particular instance, that of Julius Caesar). Florence’s Mud Angels. Unstuck from the mud: volunteers rescue artworks in the Piazza della Signoria, Florence, 1966. © Getty Images.In the years following the Second World War, western Europe, through private and public initiatives, invested significant resources on its young people, encouraging them to travel and to welcome contemporaries from elsewhere.

Florence’s Mud Angels

They did this in a variety of ways. National youth hostel networks were established, then expanded and transformed, which encouraged travel; international work camps were formed, where the young could labour for the reconstruction of Europe in fraternal camaraderie; and the European Youth Campaign was founded, aimed at uniting the Continent through the abolition of border controls. These endeavours, which encouraged young people across Europe to visit and engage with other nations and nationalities, were intended to help western Europe recover from the violence and the hostility of the World Wars. 5 Good Resources for Teaching and Learning About the American Revolution. A Brief History of the Cuban Missile Crisis. American slavery: Separating fact from myth.

Cookies are Not Accepted - New York Times. Theconversation. Since punk rock’s earliest days, the genre has sought to challenge social norms and traditions.

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But when the Sex Pistols came out with “God Save the Queen” 40 years ago, on May 27, 1977, it was instantly greeted with widespread, visceral condemnation. Released only months after the band’s infamous and expletive-laden television debut on the Bill Grundy show in December 1976, many viewed the song as an all-out assault on the morals and values of British culture. Others saw it as an attack on civilization itself.

John F. Kennedy at 100: Personal Remembrance of a President. Election night in 1960 remains, without question, the most exciting night of my entire life.

John F. Kennedy at 100: Personal Remembrance of a President

Every nerve of my 13-year-old body was attuned to the results. By 8:00 pm, JFK was opening up an early lead, carrying Connecticut and New York, and soon he was leading in Pennsylvania as well. His lead in the popular vote grew and grew, and eventually reached almost two million votes. But then it began to shrink as the Midwestern and far western states came in, and it turned into a cliff-hanger whose winner was not clear until about 10:00 AM the next morning. Bootlegger’s Map of the United States, 1926. Following in the tradition of medieval maps, which were illustrated with people, places and animals (‘here be monsters’), America saw what geographer Stephen J.

Bootlegger’s Map of the United States, 1926

Hornsby has called a ‘Golden Age’ of pictorial maps during the 1920s-70s, used for satire and advertisements. From the late 1920s, and particularly following the Wall Street Crash of 1929, Prohibition became a rich source of satire and humour for mapmakers and cartoonists. DocsTeach. Immigration to the United States of America: Current Challenges and Debates. Theconversation. Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade. Roll over names of designated regions on the map above for descriptions of the role of each in the trans-Atlantic slave trade.

Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade

The North American mainland played a relatively minor role in the trans-Atlantic slave trade. Its ports sent out less than five percent of all known voyages, and its slave markets absorbed less than four percent of all slaves carried off from Africa. An intra-American trade in slaves – originating in the Caribbean - supplied additional slaves, however. This region was exceptional in the Americas in that a positive rate of natural population growth began relatively early, thus reducing the dependence of the region on coerced migrants.

The Caribbean was one of the two major broad regional markets for slaves from Africa. 5 Good Resources for Teaching and Learning About World War II. Travailler sur un PDT pluridisciplinaire en AP au lycée, essai de formalisation. @classinnov. PenPal Schools - Connect and Learn Together ❘ PenPalSchools. Khanacademy. Learnenglish - Escape Game. Organiser une énigme historique dans les couloirs du lycée. The Horrifying American Roots of Nazi Eugenics. Hitler and his henchmen victimized an entire continent and exterminated millions in his quest for a co-called "Master Race.

The Horrifying American Roots of Nazi Eugenics

" Teaching the Vietnam War With Primary Sources From The New York Times - The New York Times. William “Lord Haw-Haw” Joyce’s radio propaganda broadcasts led to his execution. Imperial War Museum/Wikimedia Commons This article supplements Fascism, a Slate Academy.

William “Lord Haw-Haw” Joyce’s radio propaganda broadcasts led to his execution.

To learn more and to enroll, visit Slate.com/Fascism. William Joyce pictured it so clearly: Winston Churchill being led to his hanging in a prison yard. “The Governor of a British prison accompanies Mr. What is McCarthyism? And how did it happen? - Ellen Schrecker. Exemples d'usage des lunettes cardboard en cours de français. Vous connaissez sûrement ces petites lunettes en carton qui permettent de visiter des lieux en 360 degrés.

Exemples d'usage des lunettes cardboard en cours de français

Mais est-ce vraiment utile pour notre discipline? Même si je n'en fais pas un usage quotidien, il m'arrive quelquefois de les utiliser en classe .

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Un « serious game » pour saisir à quel point la corruption est banale. Dans « Le Bon, la brute et le comptable », vous êtes une directrice de cabinet qui doit faire tourner une ville. A chaque décision prise, une question revient : « Est-ce de la corruption ou un échange de bons procédés ? » Le Monde | • Mis à jour le | Par Luc Vinogradoff Le Bon, la brute et le comptable est un jeu dont vous êtes le héros qui ne se passe pas dans le désert de Tabernas, mais dans les couloirs feutrés d’une mairie.

Vous êtes la nouvelle directrice de cabinet d’une élue d’une municipalité française. Votre carrière commence en 1993 et se termine, si tout se passe bien, vingt ans plus tard. Infographic of the Week: American Women in War. Time. Teachingenglish.org. Using Hexagon Learning for categorisation, linkage and prioritisation. Media History Digital Library - Online Access to the Histories of Cinema, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound. La construction de la statue de la Liberté - Google Arts & Culture.

History Unfolded: US Newspapers and the Holocaust. Theconversation. National identity is a double-edged sword. Mais qui donc a inventé la post vérité ? Par Hervé Brusini, Direction de l'information, France Télévisions Est-il encore temps ? La suite le dira. Pour l’heure, la post vérité semble faire fortune. A la une des dictionnaires qui recherchent les mots nouveaux de notre vocabulaire, et de toute une corporation, la formule fait mouche.

Il est vrai que le malaise est si puissant autour du journalisme que ce diagnostic de post vérité s’est imposé oserait-on dire, comme « une vérité d’évidence ». Une brève histoire de la post vérité. 5 Map Creation Activities for Geography Awareness Week. Pour une histoire du contre-racisme : à mettre en lien avec La Marche et d'autres mouvements Battle of Cable Street: Lessons from Fascism Fight of 1936. 2017 isn’t ‘1984’ – it’s stranger than Orwell imagined. Log In - New York Times. Log In. How the Fake News Crisis of 1896 Explains Trump - The Atlantic. Pauvres et coupables.

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