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Melting Ice Shelves Drive Rapid Antarctic Sea Level Rise

‘A study of almost 20 years’ worth of satellite images shows Antarctic sea levels are on the rise as ice shelves continue to melt (1 September 2014)’. 202 more words

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FSA says they warned the U.S. of ISIS

The brand that is Amanpour talks to the newly appointed leader of the Free Syrian Army who discusses the struggle with ISIS . . . Brigadier General Abdel Ilah al-Bashir craftily employs the interview to spread FSA propaganda . 91 more words

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Capitalism: Why you are all slaves

‘There’s something wrong with free market Capitalism. We all know it, but it’s difficult to articulate. This video takes a quick look at the concept of wage slavery, in an attempt to inspire you to look more into the subject. 258 more words

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Ferguson and the Media

‘The Listening Post examines racial conflict and social divisions in the US and how those issues are reported. Helping us to understand how the media reported Ferguson are: Mikki Kendall, a writer; Lizz Brown, a columnist for the… 29 more words

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Dr Aafia Siddiqui or 'Lady al Qaeda'

‘CNN’s Jean Casarez reports on the woman, known as “Lady al Qaeda,” who ISIS wanted to exchange for James Foley (22 August 2014)’.

Born in 1972, the Pakistani Aafia Siddiqui went to the United States to study neuroscience. 406 more words

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Islamic State Media Blitz: Social Media Jihad

‘The radical Islamic State group has released a graphic video that, it claims, shows the execution of an American journalist.This is only the latest step in a vast ‘PR-campaign’ the Islamic State has launched. 7 more words

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