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Student Documentary Looks at the Human Side of The Voting Rights Act

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Students at McComb High School in McComb, Miss., recently came to Washington, D.C., to premiere a 10-minute documentary they made about their hometown and its…read more

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Peaceful protesters in Istanbul's Gezi Park. Via Flickr user Ian Usher

Turkish People “Awakened” by Protests, Say Students

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Demonstrations have now spread across Turkey for two straight weeks, with people of all walks of life protesting what they see as an increasingly autocratic…read more


Chicago Youth Challenge Images of Violence in Their Local News Cycle

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The soaring crime rate in the city of Chicago has become national news, but are local news stations helping or hurting the problem with nonstop…read more

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Joplin High School in Joplin, Mo., after the tornado.

“Joplin Was Able To Rise From the Ashes”

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At least 161 people are killed and hundreds more injured as a three-quarter-mile-wide tornado hits Joplin, Mo. The tornado is among the deadliest in the…read more

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“Sometimes I feel like the only Muslim in the world”

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In light of news coverage that often over-emphasizes the race, ethnicity or religion of criminals and terrorists in the U.S. and abroad, some Muslim Americans…read more

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