People

The term originates from the Latin word “populus” meaning populace.

The definition of the word people is a group of persons regardless of the age and gender. There are a number of synonyms for the word “people” and some of them are human beings, mankind, personages, humanity and etc. Depending on the culture, tradition, kinship, language and beliefs, they can be recognized as a certain distinctive group e.g. the native people of Canada.

The definition varies and it is established within the context. For example the citizens of a country, especially when considered in relation to those who govern them are referred to as people.

Other uses of the word include the phrase “People`s republic” used in the socialist states or in the criminal law where the jurisdictions, criminal prosecutions are brought in the name of the People.

Now let us enter the colorful and amazing world of people. Discover various cultures and customs, enjoy the diversity that our planet has to offer in that sense. Unfortunately there is also a dark side to this story. Witness the devastating consequences of the cultural or religious division and how the ordinary people are affected by these strives.

This category contains the documentaries and video materials that are concerned with the above mentioned issues of the people and here are some of the examples of these diverse matters.

A good example of a heartwarming story of the people is that of a man called Baltazar Ushca, a glacier ice harvester, working on the Mount Chimborazao. He is the last member of his family that is still in the business.

Explore the story of the people whose homes are built over the ancient wine cellars. The Avasi Hill in Miskolc, Hungary is the area, formerly known for the large wine growing business, where these homes stand today.

The shocking numbers of almost 8.5 million children are currently enslaved across the world today. Follow the stories of five of these children and learn about their hardships such as forced prostitution, begging and mining. Unable to show the truth to the world, these children turn to the reporter Rageh Omaar.

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People
sultan of brunei wealth
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Brunei is one of the richest nations in the world. And it is all thanks to oil. In 1929, oil was discovered in Seria, forever changing the fortune of Brunei. At the time, the country had been under Br...

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Queen Elizabeth and Princess Margaret
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Some historians say no two sisters were ever less alike. One was reserved and proper. The other was lively and controversial.One served as the anchor of a commonwealth of nations. And the other kept s...

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colonial crimes
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For more than a century, people were taken from their homelands and exhibited in human zoos. They were displayed alongside animals. This little known and deeply disturbing part of colonial history pla...

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john mcafee story
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John David McAfee is an English-American computer programmer and businessman. He founded the software company McAfee Associates in 1987 and ran it until 1994, when he resigned from the company.But his...

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arnold schwarzenegger roles
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Arnold Schwarzenegger is an Austrian-American actor, producer, businessman, and retired bodybuilder. He started as a bodybuilder, and after winning a couple of awards, he moved into the world of movie...

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john kennedy
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Jonny Kennedy is a man with a lot to do. He’s got just four months to move home, meet Nell McAndrew, fly a plane, visit Downing Street... and plan his own funeral.So Johnny decided to work with film...

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Joan of arc
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Joan of Arc, nicknamed The Maid of Orleans or Maid of Lorraine, is considered a heroine of France for her role during the Lancastian phase of the Hundred Years War. She was canoniz...

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the price of greatness
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What does it take to be great? What do you have to sacrifice? How much toll does it take on your body? Can you live with the pressure?The documentary takes an up close and personal...

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flo and kay lyman
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From the moment they were born, Flo and Kay Lyman were unlike any sisters on the planet. Thought to be mentally retarded, they were tormented by kids. But what nobody realize...

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chuck feeney story
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Have you heard of Charles Francis Feeney? He is an Irish-American businessman and philanthropist. He made his fortune as a co-founder of the Duty Free Shoppers Grouper.Chuck ...

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frank abagnale google
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Frank William Abagnale Jr. is an American security consultant. He is famous for his career as a con man, check forger, and impostor when he was 15 to 21 years old.Abagnale be...

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islands of europe
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There are more than 100 habituated islands in Europe. Some of them are independent countries, others belong to a country. One of the most powerful countries in Europe, The Un...

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moshe taube
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Moshe Taube is a cantor, academic, and musician. Popular concert performer in Israel in the 1950s, he became a successful recording artist in the United States. He is among the 1...

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the real vikings
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Vikings were the seafaring Norse people from southern Scandinavia, present day Denmark, Norway, and Sweden. From the late 8th to the late 11th century they pirated, raided, a...

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kate middleton evolution
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Kate Middleton is a member of the British royal family. She is the Duchess of Cambridge, and her husband, Prince William, might one day become king of the United Kingdom and ...

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life before birth
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The documentary explores the development of the growing fetus starting from conception and all the way to delivery. This is a great way to enter the hidden world of the fe...

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social inequality
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Inequality is a growing concern in the world. Rich people consume much more than the poor. They also produce much more waste. And in these modern times, trash has become a sy...

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queen kate
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Kate Middleton is one of the more popular royals. Some say she completely changed the way people look at the British Royal Family.But how did the Duchess of Cambridge adapt to...

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superhuman geniuses
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A genius is an exceptionally intelligent person or one with exceptional skills in a particular area of activity. We often say geniuses have exceptional intellectual or creati...

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human zoos
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Human zoos, also called ethnological expositions, were a 19th and 20th century public exhibition of humans, usually in an erroneously labeled natural or primitive state. The ...

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mobile living
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Nowadays, one in three workers is a freelancer. The remove workforce has grown by 140% since 2005. And in the upcoming years, that number will only go up. A 2018 study fou...

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Sophie Scholl
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Sophia Magdalena Scholl was a German student and anti-Nazi political activist. She was active within the White Rose non-violent resistance group in Nazi Germany.She got convi...

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george orwell life in pictures
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The real name of George Orwell is Eric Arthur Blair. He was an English novelist and essayist, as well as journalist and critic. You can recognize his work by the lucid prose,...

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joe exotic netflix
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Before he was Joe Exotic, he was Joseph Maldonado Passage, an owner of an exotic animal park in Oklahoma. Many celebrities visited his park wishing to see tigers and other ex...

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Anna Delvey
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Anna Vadimovna Sorokina is a Russian-born youngster. She moved to New York City in 2013 where she created her fictitious identity of Anna Delvey.She pretended to be a wealthy...

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Personal Triumphs
maximilian kolbe documentary
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Maximilian Kolbe was a Polish conventual Franciscan friar. He is famous for volunteering to die in place of a stranger in the German death camp of Auschwitz. The camp was loc...

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larry brown
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Larry Brown is the seventh-winningest coach in NBA history with 1,098 career victories. He has led teams to 18 playoff appearances, eight 50-win seasons, seven division title...

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how dogs love us
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The bond between humans and dogs is well-known. Dogs love their owner. For dogs, their owner is the whole world. But have you ever wondered what is your dog thinking? How muc...

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Dubai billionaires
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There are more than 2100 billionaires in the world. Of those, approximately 30 live in Dubai. Few years ago, there were 30 residents in Dubai who had more than $1 billion in ...

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Social
women social media
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Most of us scroll through Facebook and Instagram on a daily basis. And by doing that, we are guilty for creating a cult we all suffer from.Yes, we create the cult we hate. No...

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pavlov dog experiment
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Classical conditioning is a learning procedure in which a biologically potent stimulus (for example food) is paired with a previously neutral stimulus (for example, a bell).I...

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emotional intelligence
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There are hidden messages in every emotion. But how good are you at identifying them? The more you learn to identify the messages and act upon them, the more emotionally matu...

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robert wadlow
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Robert Wadlos is known as the Alton Giant, or the Giant of Illinois. He is still the tallest person in history, measuring at 8 feet 11.1 inches in height (2.72m).He was born ...

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enlightenment
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How people overcome their fear? How do they reconnect with their intuition? How do you do it?Is there power and magic of using your intention? To what extent can you use it t...

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Social
Kingdom of the Little People
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In a land far, far away, love flourishes in a kingdom unlike any other. With mushroom-shaped homes, and old dormitories, a community of dwarfs lives in their own little kingd...

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psychology of power
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Power is the ability to get things done through other people. Some people like to operate from the shadows. You do not know their name, who they are, what they work, but they...

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Dominique Lanoise
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Dominique Lanoise is a proof that sometimes obesity is just too deadly for us. She was living a 600+ pounds life. She was so big, that she couldn’t work, or even get out of...

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ron artest quiet storm
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Ron Artest is one of the most controversial players in NBA history. He is responsible for the most notorious moment in NBA history, the Malice at the Palace brawl in 2004.Whe...

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Religion
muhammad animated
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The Prophet Muhammad is the founder of Islam. According to the Islamic doctrine, he was a prophet, sent to present and confirm the monotheistic teachings preached previously ...

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Personal Triumphs
bob ross
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People +1

Robert Norman Ross was an American painter, art instructor, and a television host. He created and hosted “The Joy of Painting”, an instructional television program airing fro...

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figutive footballer Michal Vana
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Crime +1

Michal Vana is a former football player from Czechoslovakia, who played professionally in Europe and Asia. He was part of the Singapore M-League, which won the 1994 Malaysia ...

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charles darwin evolution
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Nature +1

When it comes to creation of the world, there are 2 generally unified theories. One is the Big Bang, and the other is that God created the universe.The first one is closely r...

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kennedy family legacy
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The Kennedy Family is one of the most popular, famous, and successful families in the history of the United States. Through history, Kennedy people have shaped the United Sta...

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water properties
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The human body is made of between 55% and 60% water. That is the adult body. Children have higher water percentage.About 71% of the Earth’s surface is water-covered. Oceans ...

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Medicine
schadenfreude
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Defined as “the experience of pleasure, joy, or self-satisfaction that comes from learning or witnessing the troubles, failures, or humiliation of another. Schadenreude is ...

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48 laws of power
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Social +1

You probably have heard the saying “hate the game, not the player”. Well, this video exposes the game and the players in a funny, animated, and very real way.The book “...

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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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Personal Triumphs
elon musk ironman
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People +1

Elon Musk is one of the most praised and appreciated individuals nowadays. The Tesla CEO build a technological empire in the past several years. And his vision and genius i...

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Philosophy
machiavelli theory
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Machiavelli is widely considered as one of the most influential philosophers when it comes to politics. His grand work, “The Prince” is a 16th century political treatise....

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Lifestyle
steve pearson
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People +1

For those that have survived a traumatic injury and surgery, we can easily relate to someone in the same situation. It is not easy to wake up one day and realize you cannot d...

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