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They Might Be Giants - Alphabet of Nations

Level Newbie

USA

The band They Might Be Giants constructed a song with lyrics consisting just of the names of countries, so this is a great chance to...

Morgan Freeman - The Power of Words

Level Beginner

USA

This video is a Webby Award winner. Amnesty International supporters have used the power of words to demand freedom and justice for countless human rights defenders around the world. Our words...

Cosma - Anstoß

Level Beginner

Germany

The new song “Anstoß” [Kick off] by the Berlin rock band COSMA is a cry to all who have dreams and a motivation to dare to follow those...

Greenpeace: The Rainbow Warrior III - Meet the Captain

Level Intermediate

USA

Meet the captain of the environmental group Greenpeace’s recently launched ship “The Rainbow Warrior III”. He describes...

Doctor Krápula - Entrevista

Level Intermediate

Colombia, Dominican Republic

Cleer interviews the members of the acclaimed Colombian band, Doctor Krápula, known for both their music and social activism.

Yabla Intro Demo - Mengjiao - (no English)

Level Intermediate

China

What in the world is Yabla? MengJiao explains it to you, and all in under one and a half minutes! Don’t worry if you don’t speak Chinese, it’s all subtitled and captioned, with plenty of...

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