10/13. Kenneth Clark discusses the Age of Reason, when religious warfare gave way to humanistic philosophy, and a return to the ideals of the Greeks and Romans.
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Planning to be "human shields" to deter the US and UK from bombing Iraq, an extraordinary group of people left London on three double decker buses bound for Baghdad. Their tragi-comic story is told here.
Is US foreign policy dominated by the idea of military supremacy? Has the military become too important in American life? This Storyville film is an inside look at the American war machine. The title is taken from propaganda films by Frank Capra , encouraging the war effort against Nazism. Here, they are used to comment on the elite's obsession with power.
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