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comment Why did the Nazis invent videotelephony?
AFAIK a 1920s German film Metropolis features a videotelephone.
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revised Did the militarists in Japan look to the Nazis as a model during their takeover?
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comment Did the militarists in Japan look to the Nazis as a model during their takeover?
@Felix Goldberg From the joint declaration of the Japanese-led Greater East Asia Conference, 1943: "The countries of Greater East Asia will cultivate friendly relations with all the countries of the world, and work for the abolition of racial discrimination, the promotion of cultural intercourse and the opening of resources throughout the world, and contribute thereby to the progress of mankind"
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answered Did the militarists in Japan look to the Nazis as a model during their takeover?
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comment Does anyone have a concrete example of the British Empire using revolution to gain control over foreign resources, governments?
It is very difficult to say exactly for the British because in recent history they acted in accordance with the US. Consider Afghanistan, Chile, post-WWII Greece.
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comment How did the Tutsis win the civil war in Rwanda after 70% of them had been killed?
How then it came that the army did not prevent genocide and why there were tutsi opposition rebels?
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comment How did the Tutsis win the civil war in Rwanda after 70% of them had been killed?
Interesting! But u say the West should give weapons to Tutsies to stop the genocide. But had not they have the weapons already especially given the army was pro-Tutsi? Also on which side was the government? I thought it were Tutsi who rebelled but u are speaking about Hutu rebels...
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comment Why did Russia inherit the USSR status as a permanent member of the UN Security Council with veto power?
AFAIK, post-Soviet states agreed that Russia will inherit international treaties regarding disarmament, non-proliferation and UN membership.
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comment When was slavery abolished in Russia?
@Rodrigo then you would have count any country as having slavery: penal labor is employed everywhere, in the US even private companies can own prison farms.
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comment When was slavery abolished in Russia?
@DVK What was the difference in rights between холоп и челядь?
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comment Were the Medieval Britons aware of the existence of the Roman Empire?
@Francis Davey in Crimea Greeks were called Romans till 19th century, I think. Similarly, in Turkey.
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comment Were the Medieval Britons aware of the existence of the Roman Empire?
Were the kings of Britain considered vassals of Rome at the time?
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