Two videos on Black Friday
A documentary on consumerism, taken from the TV series Big Ideas That Changed the World (2005)
An article on today’s dramatic situation in South Africa
A video in French on May 8th elections in South Africa.
The document we listened to in class : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C23foF4Flq4
An analysis of Hitchcock’s episode we watched in class
Lamb to the slaughter, an episode shot in 1979 and introduced by Roald Dahl himself!
Extract from The Godfather, a film directed by Francis Ford Coppola in 1972
Ellis Island on the History channel
Chalk symbols on Ellis Island
Website about the Statue and Ellis Island :
A video on the history of Liberty Enlightening the World
(many comments from angry black people point at the fact that the statue was originally modelled on a black woman to denounce slavery, but this seems to be a hoax! https://www.nps.gov/stli/learn/historyculture/black-statue-of-liberty.htm)
Another video in 90 seconds
Transport for London use poetry to try and encourage people to be aware and more considerate of each other while travelling on the London underground.