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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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Students Urge Public to “Wake Up” to Dangers of Global Warming

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Muse Video, a TV show and online platform within the Media Enterprise Alliance in Oakland, Calif., brings together the world of music and current events. The…read more

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Students React to Mark Wahlberg’s Stay in School Pep-Talk

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Students at T.C. Williams High School in Alexandria, Va., got a visit last week from actor Mark Wahlberg who dropped out of high school, but…read more

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Instagram’s #beautycontest Provides “Forum for Self-Exploitation”

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The popular photo-sharing social media site Instagram is being used for “beauty contests” in which teenage girls submit photos so that strangers can rate their…read more

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