Who Celebrates Che Guevara?

By Gloria Alvarez Aug 02, 2021 – for Prager U Che Guevara is the face that launched a billion T-shirts. Even now, more than fifty years after his death, he inspires would-be revolutionaries and social justice warriors. Why is his appeal so enduring? Guatemalan radio and TV host Gloria Alvarez explains. My cmnt: Here is […]

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Capitalism vs. Socialism

Andy Puzder Mar 04, 2019 16m views – for Prager U My cmnt: Some things to note about this lesson from Prager U. This was produced in the best economic year in America virtually ever. It was made at the height of President Trump’s Renaissance of America (i.e., Make America Great Again) and boy did […]

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Are Fathers Necessary?

By Dennis Prager -Jun 07, 2021 – for Prager U My cmnt: In honor of Father’s Day on Sunday June 20, I post two columns reminding us of the importance of fathers to their children and the larger society. Here is the other one. Until recently, the need to explain why fathers are necessary would […]

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What Was the Cold War?

The decades-long “Cold War” (1947-1989) between the United States and the Soviet Union was so named because the two global powers never came to direct blows. Yet, the war was not without its victims. In fact, millions of Cubans, Koreans and Vietnamese suffered under Communist tyranny. In this video, renowned British historian Andrew Roberts explains […]

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Why Did America Fight the Korean War?

What was the Korean War? And why was America involved in such a faraway conflict? Was the United States’ sacrifice–35,000 killed, over 100,000 wounded–worth it? Historian Victor Davis Hanson, Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, shares the fascinating story of the transformative war that many have forgotten. By Victor Davis Hanson May 30, 2016 7.4m […]

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The Truth about the Vietnam War

By Bruce Herschensohn Jun 23, 2014 10.6m views – for Prager U Decades back, in late 1972, South Vietnam and the United States were winning the Vietnam War decisively by every conceivable measure. That’s not just my view. That was the view of our enemy, the North Vietnamese government officials.  Victory was apparent when President […]

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Was the Civil War About Slavery?

By Ty Seidule Aug 09, 2015 34.5m views – for Prager U Colonel Ty Seidule, Professor of History at the United States Military Academy at West Point Was the American Civil War fought because of slavery? More than 150 years later this remains a controversial question. Why? Because many people don’t want to believe that […]

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What was Watergate all about?

By Hugh Hewitt May 24, 2021 29.1k views – for Prager U My cmnt: Note the striking parallels between the elite, Washington press corps (for Obama that word is pronounced KOR) and their treatment of President Nixon and their similar (even worse) treatment of President Trump nearly 50 years later. The most famous political scandal […]

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Why girls become boys

Ten years ago, it was unlikely that you knew someone who identified as transgender. Today, it’s unlikely that you don’t know someone who identifies as transgender. This is especially true of teenage girls. Abigail Shrier analyzes this disturbing trend and its implications. By Abigail Shrier – May 29th, 2021 683.2k views – for Prager U […]

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WWI: The War That Changed Everything

Think of all the horrors of the 20th Century: The Holocaust. The Bolshevik Revolution. The Cold War. Were it not for the assassination of one Austro-Hungarian archduke in 1914, none of those events would have ever happened. Historian and author Andrew Roberts explains. By Andrew Roberts Dec 31, 2018 3.9m views – for Prager U […]

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Thoughts in a Dark Time

Dennis Prager | Posted: Nov 10, 2020 12:01 AM – for Townhall.com As there is too much to say in the space of one column, I will simply offer some thoughts on the state of the country a week after the 2020 elections. No. 1: While I am not certain the reported election results are […]

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The Rally That Changed My Mind

Karlyn Borysenko Jul 27, 2020 – for PragerU Psychologist and author Karlyn Borysenko wouldn’t be caught dead at a Trump rally. So what was she doing in a New Hampshire arena, surrounded by 11,000 cheering Trump supporters? And what did she take away from the experience? She explains what happened when perception met reality in […]

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A Guide to Basic Differences Between Left and Right

By Dennis Prager Source of Human Rights Left: government Right: the Creator Human Nature Left: basically good (Therefore, society is primarily responsible for evil.) Right: not basically good (Therefore, the individual is primarily responsible for evil.) Economic Goal Left: equality Right: prosperity Primary Role of the State Left: increase and protect equality Right: increase and […]

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