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Harvey Bernard Milk was an American politician and the first openly gay elected official in the history of California. He was elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisor...

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life of a lumberjack
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The lumberjack profession rarely comes into the discussion of challenging and unsafe professions. You do not think of lumberjacks as people who risk their life and put it on ...

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Economics
silver mining
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When you think about precious metals, gold is usually on top of the list. Which is why silver is often underrated. It is not easy being the second option in anything in life....

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Nature
animal cruelty documentary
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We are living in the 21st century, and we are still talking about animal rights and animal cruelty. In the 21st century, we have yet to rise to the occasion and understand an...

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People
gay rights movement
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The battle over gay rights is the first great fight for freedom in the 21st century. It has moved ahead of battles over civil rights for African Americans, and equal rights f...

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The connection between prison and homosexuality is a topic that is a rarely discussed. It is one of those common mysteries. We all know and believe it is happening, but we ju...

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Justice
bernardo provenzano documentary
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Bernardo Provenzano died 2 years ago in Italy. He was known “Boss of all bosses”. Born in Corleone, Sicily, he was an inspiration for Mario Puzo to write the famous Godfather...

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Justice
inside the mind of a thief
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For more than 20 years Michael Shayne Durden, burglarized more than thousands of homes in Dallas and Collin countries. After going in prison, Michael decided to help homeowne...

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Activism
waste land documentary
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The 2010 British-Brazilian documentary explored Jardim Gramacho, which is the world’s largest garbage landfill. In 2010, the team decided to make a documentary about the ga...

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History
ancient artifacts
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We are often concentrated on finding history that date millions of years back. And there is always an artifact here and there that show up. Are these artifacts a proof of pas...

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ted talks ice age
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Written language, the hallmark of human civilization, didn’t just suddenly appear one day. In 2011, Genevieve von Petzinger earned international media attention with her di...

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Nature
ants documentary
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Ants are some of the more interesting insects in our world. They are small, and almost non-noticeable, but they are there.Ants have been part of many television shows, and pop...

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Nature
wild crocodiles
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Kosi Bay is a series of four interlinked lakes in the Maputaland area of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. The resort has become a touristic attraction in the past several years, ...

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shelter documentary
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Screened at many major festivals, including San Francisco, Rome, Big Sky, Shelter has also managed to win jury and audience awards for best documentary at the New Orleans Fil...

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We listen to sounds on a daily basis. Some of us hear more sounds, some less sounds. There is a wide specter of sounds our human brain can process.But how do we process sound...

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Justice
in the mind of psychopaths
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They say that psychopaths make up around 20% of the prison population in both USA and Britain. There is also a saying that one in 10 people is a psychopath. Psychopaths are four ...

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Lifestyle
instant coffee
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Most of us drink it on a daily basis. We even say we cannot live without coffee. But what is exactly the science of instant coffee?You will be surprised to understand how the ...

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Economics
money and power
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Can you be happy if you do not have money and power? Or let’s put it otherwise, how much money you need in order to be happy? How much is enough? Will you be happy if you h...

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Crime
richard kuklinski iceman
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Known as the Ice Man, Kuklinski was a hit man who worked for the mafia in New York from the 1960s through the 1980s. He was known as someone who has a quick temper, and who c...

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Nature
appalachian trail
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The Appalachian National Scenic Trail, often referred only as the Appalachian Trail, is the longest continuously marked footpath in the world. It is long 2,181 miles long.The...

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In 1755, a powerful earthquake hit the city of Lisbon for an astonishing 5-6 minutes. And that was not all. Once survivors managed to climb out of the rubble, and flee to the...

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History
napoleon bonaparte emperor
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When it comes to great conquerors, one has to mention the name of Napoleon Bonaparte. Born in Paris, France in 1769, he is one of the few people who have managed to conquer a...

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History
vespasian emperor
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When people talk about successful Roman emperors, the name of Vespasian rarely comes to mind. But he definitely deserves a spot among the greatest. He founded the Flavian dyn...

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Nature
hampi village in india
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What is now a small village in India, was once a capital of an empire stretching across the whole of Southern India. Such is the story of Hampi, a small village in India that...

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