MOOC | The Cotton Kingdom | The Civil War and Reconstruction, 1850-1861 | 1.2.8

MOOC | The Cotton Kingdom | The Civil War and Reconstruction, 1850-1861 | 1.2.8

>>Now despite all this, there were those in the revolutionary era, Jefferson himself maybe, who kind of thought slavery might die out. Slavery in Virginia was getting a little decrepit, it had been around for over a century. Tobacco exhausts the soil, and maybe it will die out. But of course, it doesn’t. In the […]

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Kevin Beasley’s Raw Materials | Art21 “New York Close Up”

Kevin Beasley’s Raw Materials | Art21 “New York Close Up”

[DRUMMING] [KEVIN BEASLEY] –There’s not going to be a beginning… [DRUMMING] –I think that’s enough to start. [DRUMMING] [CLAP] So right now, I’ve been putting a lot of energy into an exhibition at the Whitney, which is my first major solo exhibition here in the city. The project is multiple parts. There is a sound […]

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Stephanie Syjuco: Making Time | Art21 “Extended Play”

Stephanie Syjuco: Making Time | Art21 “Extended Play”

[Stephanie Syjuco: Making Time] I’m thankful that I have a house that has a really beautiful gardening area. I’ve been doing a lot of gardening, but it actually stemmed from some research that I was doing on empire crops. Growing samples of tobacco, and corn, and cotton, and indigo– all sorts of different plants that […]

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Pockets on Women’s Clothes Matter More Than You Think | NBC Left Field

Pockets on Women’s Clothes Matter More Than You Think | NBC Left Field

I’m really excited to do this. Let’s talk about pockets! Now, I bet a bunch of you just went, “What?!” and the rest of you went, “Yes!” because women’s pockets are a thing. Just ask the Internet. “Thanks, it has pockets,” literally every woman wearing a dress that has pockets. I’m wearing a dress with […]

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Vicuna Roundup: Chasing Peru’s Priceless Golden Fleece

Vicuna Roundup: Chasing Peru’s Priceless Golden Fleece

Vicuñas. The Golden Fleece of the Andes. In Inca times only the nobility were allowed to wear clothing spun from their precious wool. Back then, if you killed the vicuña, you died for it. But once the empire fell vicuñas were hunted to the edge of extinction. They live high up in the unforgiving Andes […]

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woolen blanket trader || magar kham bhasa || village life ||

woolen blanket trader || magar kham bhasa || village life ||

intrudece your self may name is aashapari partel and address Taksera-7, Rukum Nepal how many pieces woolen blanket bring? 8 pieces did u sell all? all sell except one piece? what about price? all pieces sale on Rs. 1250 and 2 pieces sale on Rs. 1300 how much money you receive in total from trade? […]

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From Sex Worker to Seamstress: The High Cost of Cheap Clothes

From Sex Worker to Seamstress: The High Cost of Cheap Clothes

[Music] over the years Cambodia has become one of the world’s capitals of sex tourism it’s cheap and available prostitutes attracting men from around the world the sex industry has different rungs to it there’s streetwalkers that do the five dollar blowjob there are brothels there’s massage parlors and then there are the bars where […]

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How to Make Thermally Lined Curtains – Part 1 of 5 – National Trust

How to Make Thermally Lined Curtains – Part 1 of 5 – National Trust

It can be really difficult to keep your home warm in winter It can also be really expensive as well. One way to keep the drafts out is by making thermally lined curtains. There are many different ways to make curtains but the thermally lined curtains I’m going to show you how to make have […]

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