How British suffragettes fought for the vote

In 1913, suffragette Emily Davison disrupted a major horse race in the name of winning British women the vote. Become a Video Lab member! http://bit.ly/video-lab British suffragettes in the early 20th century used spectacle and drama to draw attention to their fight to win women the vote. They delivered public speeches, marched, displayed colorful banners, […]

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The story behind this iconic Olympics protest

Tommie Smith and John Carlos’s 1968 US national anthem protest, explained. Become a Video Lab member! http://bit.ly/video-lab The image of sprinters Tommie Smith and John Carlos raising their fists during a medal ceremony at the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City is an enduring image of silent protest. But the key to understanding it goes beyond […]

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Why this font is everywhere

How Cooper Black became pop culture’s favorite font. Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO There’s a typeface that has made a resurgence in the last couple of years. It’s appeared on hip hop album covers, food packaging, and advertising. Perhaps you know it from the Garfield comics, Tootsie Roll logo, or the Pet Sounds album cover […]

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“Cops” Is Canceled and “Gone with the Wind” Is Gone | The Daily Social Distancing Show

Everyone from HBO to babynames.com is responding to the Black Lives Matter movement, and Dulcé Sloan offers some suggestions for a reimagined “Gone with the Wind.” #DailyShow #TrevorNoah #BlackLivesMatter Donate to support The Bail Project: dailyshow.com/TheBailProject Subscribe to The Daily Show: Follow The Daily Show: Twitter: Facebook: Instagram: Watch full episodes of The Daily Show […]

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Designer’s Costume Has Transformed Into A Global Symbol Of Resistance

The striking red robes and white bonnets from “The Handmaid’s Tale” are showing up in protests worldwide. According to Business Insider, they’ve become a global symbol of resistance. Protesters see it as a symbol of an oppressive government that commoditizes women controls their reproductive rights. In June, 2017, protesters advocating Planned Parenthood demonstrated at the […]

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