06/19/2017 by Douwe Blaauwe
Genghis Khan, born Temüjin, was the Great Khan and founder of the Mongol Empire, which became the largest contiguous empire in history after his death. He came to power by uniting many of the nomadic tribes of Northeast Asia.
06/08/2017 by Julia van der Doesch
2 days before voters head to the polls, Tariq Ali provides an overview of the British elections. Will Jeremy Corbyn’s …
02/06/2017 by Julia van der Doesch
Tariq Ali talks to journalist Ece Temelkuran about the social and political climate in Turkey. Which political currents and events led to the coup attempt and what impact did it have?
09/12/2016 by meneer Soemo
The Persian Empire is any of a series of imperial dynasties centered in Persia (modern–day Iran).
08/21/2016 by meneer Soemo
The history of the turkish and ottoman empire…
08/18/2016 by Douwe Blaauwe
In the centuries after the life of Muhammad, Muslim armies poured out into all surrounding areas, bringing the lands from India to Spain under their control…
08/14/2016 by meneer Soemo
The Persian Empire was created by Cyrus II, known as Cyrus the Great (559-529 BC)…
08/11/2016 by meneer Soemo
In this episode of The Empire Files, Abby Martin issues a scathing expose on the corporate polluter, chronicling it’s rise to power, the collusion of its crimes by the US government, and highlighting the serious danger it puts us in today.