about women’s right to vote

You can watch the visual timeline,

or check this interactive timeline.

Two videos to celebrate the 100 year anniversary for women’s rights

 

Here’s the trailer of Suffragette (2015), about the fight for  women’s right to vote in the United Kingdom.

And one more video about how it happened in the United States,

 

On guns in the United States

Unfortunately the news puts this issue rather too often in the headlines, so here are a few videos to discover, better understand the issue, train your oral comprehension and add to your notion presentations.

First a presentation of the gun issues,

Then a short history of the NRA (National Rifle Association) one major actor in the issue.

Now, a little bit more on the importance and power of  the media,

And finally, the reactions, possible developments and social media after the latest school shooting,

What makes #NeverAgain different?

https://static01.nyt.com/video/players/offsite/index.html?videoId=100000005761059

 

… on heroes

Some links to  video and audio documents seen in class or to go further and train your oral comprehension skills.

A 6 minute English podcast .

A transition from the American Dream to the men who built America,

https://www.history.com/embed/3406915954

https://www.history.com/embed/4726851561

https://www.history.com/embed/4725827776

https://www.history.com/embed/4725315836

https://www.history.com/embed/4725827742

https://www.history.com/embed/4725315815

And women, almost forgotten…

or famous and influential,