District of Literature Festival - "Yet I Do Marvel: Black Iconic Poets of the 20th Century"
A day-long celebration reflecting DC's literary past, present, and future (first evening session). Speakers included Henri Cole, Camille Dungy, Terrance Hayes and Marilyn Nelson. For transcript, captions, and more information, visit http://www.loc.gov/today/cyberlc/feature_wdesc.php?rec=6263
The Life and Death of Malcolm X
Beware of the ad at beginning of this five minute video about Malcolm X. It moves rapidly and uses many excerpts of speeches that he gave and why he changed his name to X. He was in opposition to the Civil Rights movement and his comments about President Kennedy. A good video to gain insights into his beliefs. Three Nation of Islam member were convicted of his murder.
Kerry: U.S. is hitting the ground in Nigeria to aid search for abducted schoolgirls
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe U.S. Secretary John Kerry says the United States will work with Nigeria's government to locate over 200 abducted schoolgirls and "counter the menace of Boko Haram." Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news provider, Reuters provides coverage around the globe a
Teen survivor of Boko Haram attack meets U.S. lawmakers
Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Deborah Peters, a 15-year-old Nigerian girl who survived a 2011 attack by Boko Haram, tells members of the U.S. Congress that the militants killed her father that night for refusing to renounce his Christian faith. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe More Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/BreakingNews Reuters tells the world's stories like no one else. As the largest international multimedia news prov
The Circulatory System
Paul Andersen surveys the circulatory system in humans. He begins with a short discussion of open and closed circulatory systems and 2,3, and 4-chambered hearts. He describes the movement of blood through the human heart and the blood vessels. He discusses the major components of blood and the cause of a heart attack. (11:34)