Evangelical Christians in the USA | DW Documentary

Evangelical Christians often have a huge impact on American politics. Many of these people are socially conservative, consider themselves patriots, and believe that Americans have a constitutional right to own guns. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S33bTCrv-vE This documentary explores the core beliefs of America's fundamentalist Christians -- including the concept of creation, as opposed to evolution. Our report features… Continue lendo Evangelical Christians in the USA | DW Documentary

The rise and fall of Pope Benedict XVI | DW Documentary

As Benedict XVI, Joseph Ratzinger was head of the Catholic Church from 2005 to 2013. Using archival footage and conversations with contemporary witnesses, this film provides insight into the rise and fall of the German pope. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aPaMPPIB9NU Pope Benedict XVI led the Catholic Church into the greatest crisis it has faced since the Reformation. Namely,… Continue lendo The rise and fall of Pope Benedict XVI | DW Documentary

Money, happiness and eternal life – Greed | DW Documentary

“The idea of death, the fear of it, haunts the human animal like nothing else"Ernest Becker, The Flight From Death: The Quest for Immortality Can money and power ever make us happy? How much is enough? Our constant desire for more is part of our human nature. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PudZNM276CY But is greed getting the better of… Continue lendo Money, happiness and eternal life – Greed | DW Documentary

Big Pharma – How much power do drug companies have? | DW Documentary

The pharmaceutical industry exerts a huge amount of influence on health policy. Some companies develop highly profitable drugs with public money, while others have been found to have covered up serious side effects. The fight against Covid-19 is further fueling the greed of pharmaceutical companies. Does the industry’s influence threaten public health systems? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-z_W3yRA9I8 The… Continue lendo Big Pharma – How much power do drug companies have? | DW Documentary

Google, Facebook, Amazon – The rise of the mega-corporations | DW Documentary

Mega-corporations like Amazon and Facebook are becoming more powerful. And their growth shows no signs of slowing down. They are in the public eye -- but are they also above the law? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dy8ogOaKk4Y The pandemic has only made the "big four” -- Apple, Amazon, Google and Facebook -- more influential. Our data has become big… Continue lendo Google, Facebook, Amazon – The rise of the mega-corporations | DW Documentary

Russians in Germany clash over the war in Ukraine | DW Documentary

The war in Ukraine is driving a wedge between Russian speakers in Germany. Putin’s critics and supporters are fiercely divided. The conflict came to a head on May 9, which marked 77 years since Nazi Germany's surrender. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zjW_6ArOQ1w Barricades, strict regulations, and thousands of police on duty: German authorities predicted May 9 would get heated.… Continue lendo Russians in Germany clash over the war in Ukraine | DW Documentary

Generation Putin | DW Documentary

Vladimir Putin came to power as Russian millennials were coming into the world. Everything they know about their homeland has been shaped by Putin’s authoritarian regime. Some revere him. But others long for democratic change. Boris Yeltsin stood down as the first President of the Russian Federation on New Year’s Eve 1999, just hours before… Continue lendo Generation Putin | DW Documentary

La comercialización de la propia imagen: los peligros de las redes sociales | DW Documental

En el mundo virtual de Facebook, Instagram y Snapchat, todos quieren ser perfectos. Pero la búsqueda constante de reconocimiento en las redes sociales puede convertirse en una adicción y causar graves daños, sobre todo a la psique de los jóvenes. Pasamos muchas horas en las redes sociales: Facebook, Instagram y Snapchat, seducidos por su promesa… Continue lendo La comercialización de la propia imagen: los peligros de las redes sociales | DW Documental

Burnout: The truth about overwork and what we can do about it | DW Documentary

Why do we work, and why are we working more than ever? Overwork is damaging our lives and the planet. This film takes a look at the past and also asks how we can change the future of work. Why do we feel pressure to be busy, and where did this pressure come from? Some… Continue lendo Burnout: The truth about overwork and what we can do about it | DW Documentary

Iraq’s lost generation | DW Documentary

The criminal injunction of Genesis—“Be fruitful and multiply . . .”—could never have come out of the mouth of the Good Lord. “Be ye rare,” He would have suggested, surely, if He had had any say in the matter. Nor could He ever have added the fatal words: “. . . and replenish the earth.” They should be erased… Continue lendo Iraq’s lost generation | DW Documentary