What is Federal Land?

  • تاریخ انتشار 2018 26 نوامبر
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  • Aaaa Bbbb
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  • G G
    G G پیش 17 ساعت +1

    How does this work in relation to state law?
    Federal Law applies across the entire USA. State Law applies to within each state; does state law apply on federal land within a state?

  • AMSG Brina Korea
    AMSG Brina Korea پیش 18 ساعت

    7:04 Communism

  • Phantomneko Cameron
    Phantomneko Cameron پیش روز

    You got land for free settlers even a “bit” sets you for life take what you can get!

  • Diego DeLaHoz
    Diego DeLaHoz پیش روز

    CGP grey is quite literally true neutral

  • Dkaloger
    Dkaloger پیش روز

    Article 13 will. Kill memes

  • Henry Horne
    Henry Horne پیش روز

    It’s not fucking nev-AU-da it’s FUCKING NEV-A-DA

  • Xavier Wagner
    Xavier Wagner پیش روز +1

    Haha the reservations made me laugh. Im still waiting

  • Jäger Rosenberg
    Jäger Rosenberg پیش روز

    can you do a video on the BC voting referendum

  • Deay39
    Deay39 پیش روز +1

    you first promised the reservations video back in 2014

  • Jessi Jovel
    Jessi Jovel پیش روز +1

    You'll do the reservations, right? someday? pleaseeee

  • Liam Griffin
    Liam Griffin پیش روز +1

    Uses the same “what a wonderful story for another time.” Joke twice, I still laugh and I believe that confirms next video being about the reservations.

  • Michael Karnerfors
    Michael Karnerfors پیش روز

    05:33 Spot the Nevada Test Site, owned by - funny enough - not the DoD but the DoE, to be used to test nukes on.

  • Logan Jaynes
    Logan Jaynes پیش 2 روز

    Fuck the government, state or federal, they all suck

  • Smashingwithshakira
    Smashingwithshakira پیش 2 روز

    Better get that Native American reservation video out soon...

  • Infernal Boston Terrier
    Infernal Boston Terrier پیش 2 روز

    How much of Texas is Federal land?

  • Annoying kid
    Annoying kid پیش 2 روز

    So, why do they call you mr. Batman?

  • Spectralcoffee
    Spectralcoffee پیش 2 روز

    basically your rulers border gore in CK2, wanting the best spots without care for De Joure

  • Big Gargantuar
    Big Gargantuar پیش 2 روز

    Stop calling the countries she oh my fucking god it’s so cringy

    • Big Gargantuar
      Big Gargantuar پیش روز

      Liam Griffin it sounds fucking gay

    • Liam Griffin
      Liam Griffin پیش روز

      Big Gargantuar but that’s how you refer to countries if you don’t want to say the United States of America every 5 seconds, either he or she.
      edit: why do you think Russia is the “Motherland” and Germany the “Fatherland”


    “nevoda” it’s ne VADA bitch

  • Thato Mogale
    Thato Mogale پیش 2 روز

    I'm not even American but I watched this anyway.

  • Gerbils4Life
    Gerbils4Life پیش 3 روز

    Hawaii looked Like it had a lot of Federal land...

  • Necro Boomer
    Necro Boomer پیش 3 روز

    Btw thank you for representing me as an Arizonan

  • Herp Derpingson
    Herp Derpingson پیش 3 روز +2

    BLM = Big lands matter

  • Heckin Memes
    Heckin Memes پیش 3 روز +1

    In general looks like a dude taking a dump off of a pillar.

  • Dustin B
    Dustin B پیش 3 روز

    One interesting and under discussed dynamic in the State Land vs. Federal Land argument is local management. Many Federal Lands (BLM>USFS>NPS) are managed by local offices that are staffed by state locals; so while the overall law making is a federal representative in Washington DC, the manager who carries out the actual work is a local of the state and may be partial to the state's wants and needs.
    Like a small town sheriff: The laws are made high up in the capitol city hundreds of miles away but the guy who chooses when and who to apply the laws to may be a local "good-ol-boy" sheriff who's friends never seem to be on the wrong side of the law as much as the rapscallion Duke Boys who do the same thing and get punished for it.

  • sonicdragon75
    sonicdragon75 پیش 3 روز +2

    6:06 Last time I checked, that hole had hard winds within the crater.

  • Plate
    Plate پیش 3 روز

    im from washington state, so the national forest service is my wife

  • xxxtentacion
    xxxtentacion پیش 3 روز +1

    My question is, how is Alaska apart of the United States of America but is not connected to it. So how is Alaska not apart of Canada?

    • Liam Griffin
      Liam Griffin پیش روز

      xxxtentacion The looming U.S. Civil War delayed the sale (of Alaska), but after the war, Secretary of State William Seward quickly took up a renewed Russian offer and on March 30, 1867, agreed to a proposal from Russian Minister in Washington, Edouard de Stoeckl, to purchase Alaska for $7.2 million. (Which is pretty cheap for all that oil we found under it)

  • Jan Seemann
    Jan Seemann پیش 3 روز

    I'd love to continue to support you, but I am not willing to use Patreon anymore. Are you considering to use SubscribeStar? Or is there anyother way to support you?

  • Noob Level Animations
    Noob Level Animations پیش 3 روز

    Learned a lot from this, thanks!

  • Maroki06
    Maroki06 پیش 4 روز


  • slitor
    slitor پیش 4 روز

    I can sorta understand why Nevada rejected the national nuclear storrage facility, they should still have it there as its allready built, its understandable.

  • mono2go
    mono2go پیش 4 روز

    Eurion constellation at 8:21

  • All New Start
    All New Start پیش 4 روز

    The U.S. in this case, is the federal corporation In the District of Columbia, also known as USDC or the UNITED STATES. It was created by the congressional act of 1871. Also see 28 USC 3002 (15) “United States” means- (A) a Federal corporation. Wait what ???????

  • Big Aftermath
    Big Aftermath پیش 4 روز

    Neh-vah-duh not Navoda

  • Teutonic Boi
    Teutonic Boi پیش 4 روز +1

    Who else is watching in √-1/(πe)^Φ P.A.26?

  • Daemon Magister
    Daemon Magister پیش 4 روز

    girls are dumb

  • Jorge Gomez
    Jorge Gomez پیش 4 روز

    Please make a Little America with a gun at an Indian or Mexican a tee shirt. Add "Manifest Destiny" to the Indian and "Mexican Cessioning" to the Mexican character either top or bottom. I'd buy one of each.

  • VanMaster Gaming
    VanMaster Gaming پیش 4 روز

    Can you do some of these videos but for Canada? I would really like to know more about my countries politics and it's relation to the USA.

  • Nathan White
    Nathan White پیش 5 روز

    6:00 so don’t go to Nevada? Ok that’s fine easy enough

  • Katherine Says Hi
    Katherine Says Hi پیش 5 روز +1

    America sounds like the girl who steals your toys at recess
    (No I’m not a preschooler or an elementary schooler or whatever)

    • Liam Griffin
      Liam Griffin پیش روز

      Katherine Says Hi yeah our government is full of complete and utter cunts.

  • Ashe Gamer 5
    Ashe Gamer 5 پیش 5 روز

    Who got the magic the gathering references?

  • Demossle
    Demossle پیش 5 روز

    MTG and CATAN, dude you are cool.

  • Ellie the Equestrian 34
    Ellie the Equestrian 34 پیش 5 روز

    Are you James’s teacher

  • me you
    me you پیش 5 روز

    more pleas

  • Diego DeLaHoz
    Diego DeLaHoz پیش 5 روز +1

    Were you even asked to be in rewind?

  • John Runyon
    John Runyon پیش 6 روز

    This actually answers my long-burning question as to why Texas is one of the few "Western" states without really any national parks. The federal government decided to keep the land from other states but they never really had any land in Texas to begin with, since Texas was admitted as a state from the beginning (and already largely settled).

  • Jordanes Wyrhta
    Jordanes Wyrhta پیش 6 روز

    Lmao that bit on the nuclear testing in Nevada got me

  • Avgeek
    Avgeek پیش 6 روز

    All dislike from non fedreal land

  • Ultra GamesX
    Ultra GamesX پیش 6 روز +2

    Hi Mr. Batman!

    • Liam Griffin
      Liam Griffin پیش روز

      Ultra GamesX nice odd1sout reference

  • chun yan gong
    chun yan gong پیش 6 روز +14

    Betting that CGP Grey's next video would be about the Indian reservations.

  • Andy
    Andy پیش 6 روز +2

    CGP Grey's America: The Game
    Like if this should be real.

  • William T
    William T پیش 6 روز +2

    do reservations!

  • Ezra W
    Ezra W پیش 7 روز +4


  • Kleopatra Van den Bergh
    Kleopatra Van den Bergh پیش 7 روز

    1.17 Wich state is that

  • Qwasey Wearycooldoc
    Qwasey Wearycooldoc پیش 7 روز

    Also they need a stop complaining cuz America is just gonna take the state for themselves.

  • Qwasey Wearycooldoc
    Qwasey Wearycooldoc پیش 7 روز

    Lady war 😉

  • CareyBanyasVideos
    CareyBanyasVideos پیش 7 روز

    GREY let me know when your are free for a EDH game.

  • Jeremy Anderson
    Jeremy Anderson پیش 7 روز

    Great job, and thank you, personally. As a guy from southern Idaho this has proven difficult to explain clearly to my friends in Baltimore, and Queens. It also is no excuse for the behavior of those goons who occupied the Malheur NWR a couple years back. I spend a lot of time on Federal land in ID, eastern OR and NV, it is every bit as byzantine in practice as is presented in this video.

  • Sean Ball
    Sean Ball پیش 7 روز

    I really liked the Magic: The Gathering joke, especially with the Wastes land that New Mexico is holding. Made me laugh out loud, keep it up CGP Grey.

    • Liam Griffin
      Liam Griffin پیش روز

      Sean Ball I saw that as a bit of a MTG and a Fallout reference.

  • EarthHound
    EarthHound پیش 7 روز

    Answer: A Washington DC located theme park.

  • Lieutenant Bob
    Lieutenant Bob پیش 7 روز

    You should make a card game with those cards............................. I would buy it.

  • Little Prince ASMR
    Little Prince ASMR پیش 7 روز

    'Resource tiles' - Loved that.

  • Ben DeVeny
    Ben DeVeny پیش 7 روز

    Well done

  • pieniaurinko
    pieniaurinko پیش 8 روز

    Good explanation, and very nice animations. Thanks!

  • mista memer
    mista memer پیش 8 روز

    Resevations next plz

  • Mical
    Mical پیش 8 روز

    Wait, so the coastal WATERS are Federal LAND‽

  • Ögedei Khan
    Ögedei Khan پیش 8 روز

    f for Nevada containing high quality casinos and fallout games and 84% federal land

  • Cloud5SS
    Cloud5SS پیش 8 روز

    Fire island lol

  • James Brooks
    James Brooks پیش 8 روز

    as an alaskan i must say i love how often it was displayed here

  • Aaron Irby
    Aaron Irby پیش 8 روز

    Just FYI, the Clinton administration forced Military bases to comply with everything from the EPA to State law in regards to what they can and can't do on their bases. The comment about the housing is incorrect. In the 90's the military was forced to begin condemning houses with asbestos or houses that fell outside the respective states building codes. By the new millennium it worked out great for those of us stuck in Twentynine-Palms. The old Fred Flintstone houses had been torn down and we got nice homes that an average person in California would have to have paid a couple of million dollars for and the rest of average Americans would have paid about 120K to 200K depending on what state you live in. The Military no longer has absolute power on their bases and in some cases they have huge training areas they can no longer utilize becuase endangered species live on those ranges.

  • Lyndon Howlett
    Lyndon Howlett پیش 8 روز

    I love the Basic Lands.

  • Cameron Beauchamp
    Cameron Beauchamp پیش 8 روز

    2:11 2:24 there is a lot of Idaho in here

  • Cameron Beauchamp
    Cameron Beauchamp پیش 8 روز

    0:10 That one in the middle is Idaho that’s where I live

  • Max Swenson
    Max Swenson پیش 8 روز

    Sorry CPG Grey. I decided to ditch Patreon and consequently my financial support for your channel. Please consider setting up an account on SubscribeStar.

  • Pizza Man
    Pizza Man پیش 8 روز

    This channel is older than my sister

  • Oscar La vista
    Oscar La vista پیش 8 روز


  • Martial Matters
    Martial Matters پیش 9 روز +1

    I can't tolerate this topless nudity

  • Jomar Rodriguez
    Jomar Rodriguez پیش 9 روز

    You should do a video on the problem with coinstar and alternative ways to get cash for coins

  • Kasyu
    Kasyu پیش 9 روز

    You forgot to put anything actually involving nasa in the misc. section, but that’s probably because they are all so tiny.

  • Jayden Nix
    Jayden Nix پیش 9 روز

    Forget these, play doom eternal. I wanna see your reaction lol

  • Marco Garcia
    Marco Garcia پیش 9 روز +1

    I love the video ! But please for the love of god, it's nev-ä-duh not nev-āh-duh

  • Seoul
    Seoul پیش 9 روز

    Are United States Territories federal land ?

    • IsYitzach
      IsYitzach پیش 6 روز

      No, they are like states in terms of ownership. They just have a complicated relationship to the rest of the US as it isn't well defined on a piece of paper.

  • Wubba Bro
    Wubba Bro پیش 10 روز

    I love this guy like I’ve been watching this guy for 3 days and now I’m Einstein

  • Excollector99
    Excollector99 پیش 10 روز

    Great video. A well animated and clear explanation.

  • zyxwvutsrqponmlkh
    zyxwvutsrqponmlkh پیش 10 روز

    Constitution only allows the federal government to own land for military bases or post offices. If it's not one of those tow then they can just shove it.

    • Aquitale
      Aquitale پیش 6 روز

      This is a very fascinating claim, and I would love to believe this and share this news. Could you perhaps site where in the constitution it says this? If so I and so many others could actually argue on this point. I'm sorry I don't know where it says this, as when I checked I found no such thing. But would love to believe this. Thanks

  • Ayden Budish
    Ayden Budish پیش 10 روز +1


  • Kam Norman
    Kam Norman پیش 10 روز


  • MayFlower Ann
    MayFlower Ann پیش 10 روز

    All hail the Great Uniter with her beautiful dress and luscious golden hair.

  • christine cornish
    christine cornish پیش 10 روز

    BLM is also responsible for hunting down the wild horse

  • L Zad
    L Zad پیش 11 روز

    Being a Californian, I’m glad that the coastline is Federal land, so that a few really rich people cannot keep everyone from using the beaches. But oh how they try! They lock beach access gates, they put up rock barricades to make it seem like private property, they use every trick in the book. 😡.

  • Jay Wolf
    Jay Wolf پیش 11 روز

    land belongs to no one. land belongs to all creatures including humans on earth.

  • J R
    J R پیش 11 روز

    I only tapped on this video because of the to scale Alaska at the beginning. That shit was YUGE.

  • Josef Ruiz
    Josef Ruiz پیش 11 روز

    I'm still waiting for this man to be in a youtube rewind

  • HKOlaura
    HKOlaura پیش 11 روز +1

    Arizona has the best state flag design for a skirt because it’s the best design for a state flag.

  • Ryan Jameson
    Ryan Jameson پیش 11 روز

    America: (holds on to land)
    States: why u steal our land?

  • Thomasu Pippin
    Thomasu Pippin پیش 11 روز

    I live literally right next to the test site...

  • KaptenN
    KaptenN پیش 11 روز

    America is fascinatingly weird...