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World History 10: Be the Change

Use this guide for Mr. Givich's World History 10

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"Be the change you wish to see in the world." - Gandhi

Past

The Past

What is a lesson we can learn from a past epidemic?

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Learn about Covid-19.

Videos

Useful Ebook

Present

The Present

What is your experience?

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Learn about Covid-19.

Examples

Storycorps

The Future

The Future

How will you be the change?

Interesting articles and videos

You might want to start your reading with one or two of these first links that talk about many of the topics. They might help you choose an area to focus on.

Environment

Economy

Society

Innovation/Technology

Education and Thought

Medicine

KIRAN MAZUMDAR-SHAW ON COVID, HEALTHCARE AND THE LIFE SCIENCES

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw in conversation with Samanth Subramanian

An important and urgent conversation between Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Executive Chairperson, Biocon Limited, and writer and journalist Samanth Subramanian on the challenges of the pandemic and India’s response to it. They discuss the way forward , and the opportunities the crisis throws up for India to emerge as a global hub for the life sciences

Population

Health and Wellbeing

 Yoga in a Time of Crisis

James Mallinson in conversation with Yashaswini Chanda

Since the Corona pandemic paralyzed the world, social media has been full of people spending lockdown doing yoga. In this session, SOAS Professor of Sanskrit and Yogic Mahant Sir James Mallinson tells Yashaswini Chandra about the history of yogic isolation and how yogis have used solitude and stillness to plumb their inner depths. He also reveals how very recently in it's long history yoga came to be seen to be a form of calisthenic exercise and keep-fit.

How did we get here?