Una historia del antisemitismo | DW Documental

¿Dónde empezó el antisemitismo y cómo fue su desarrollo? El primer episodio de esta serie documental ahonda en las raíces de este fenómeno: la primera ola de violencia antijudía en la Alejandría del año 38 d. C. ¿Por qué la primera gran ola de violencia antijudía surgió en la ciudad egipcia de Alejandría bajo la… Continue lendo Una historia del antisemitismo | DW Documental

The Warsaw Ghetto | DW Documentary

A Polish businessman risked his life to film everyday life in the Warsaw Ghetto. These harrowing 8 mm movies were stored for decades in archives, and are shown publicly for the first time in this documentary. The original title of the film is "Warsaw: A City Divided", directed by Eric Bednarski. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V8QmqHfy-EI The Warsaw Ghetto… Continue lendo The Warsaw Ghetto | DW Documentary

Can artificial intelligence become sentient, or smarter than we are – and then what? | Techtopia

They call it the holy grail of artificial intelligence research: Building a computer as smart as we are. Some say it could help eradicate poverty and create a more equal society – while others warn that it could become a threat to our very existence. But how far are we from reaching such “artificial general… Continue lendo Can artificial intelligence become sentient, or smarter than we are – and then what? | Techtopia

Las raíces históricas de los nazis modernos | DW Documental

¿Es la ideología de las agrupaciones populistas de la época de Weimar similar a la de las corrientes actuales? El reportaje muestra analogías. En Alemania, la extrema derecha ha alcanzado una base tan amplia como en los años del nacionalsocialismo. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IZubgY5ZI5Y Si bien la historia no se repite, se puede aprender de ella. Los años… Continue lendo Las raíces históricas de los nazis modernos | DW Documental

Brides for sale: Bulgaria’s Roma marriage market | DW Documentary

The Kalaidzhi bride market takes place in the southeast of Bulgaria every year. Unmarried women are often paired off with financially strong men. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1ReFNdkQ5Y8 But more and more young Roma are rebelling against the old tradition. For young Kalaidzhi the annual bride market at Bachkovo Monastery is the only chance to find a partner. Their… Continue lendo Brides for sale: Bulgaria’s Roma marriage market | DW Documentary

Colonia Dignidad: A notorious cult – The fight for justice | DW Documentary

At the Colonia Dignidad compound in Chile, Paul Schäfer ruled over his followers with an iron fist. Exhausting work, violence, and abuse dominated daily life. During the Pinochet dictatorship, political prisoners were tortured and murdered there. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MgXmSaRdQOc Decades of human rights abuses at Colonia Dignidad made the settlement notorious around the world. Horst Schaffrik still… Continue lendo Colonia Dignidad: A notorious cult – The fight for justice | DW Documentary

Africa’s looted art | DW Documentary

Africa’s colonial overlords brutally stripped it of countless cultural treasures. Now, the fate of these items is being hotly debated in Europe and Africa as well. Some say the pieces should be returned, while others have reservations. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3RXlVr_15JY European museums proudly present art and cultural artifacts from all over the world. But until recently, many… Continue lendo Africa’s looted art | DW Documentary

Bach: The Fifth Evangelist (Bachfest Leipzig 2013) | DW Documentary

If there is anyone who owes everything to Bach, it is certainly God.”Emil Cioran A homage to Johann Sebastian Bach, the composer of the Christian message: the music documentary Vita Christi—Bach, the Fifth Evangelist was produced for the 2013 Bach Festival Leipzig. With the theme, "Vita Christi", that year's edition of the festival retold the life of Jesus Christ in… Continue lendo Bach: The Fifth Evangelist (Bachfest Leipzig 2013) | DW Documentary

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