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Time for School Series: Video: Pen Pals

Pen pals from Long Island, NY and Nairobi, Kenya exchange video messages about school, family and their hopes for the future.

Jan 1st, 2010

Underground Zimbabwe: Introduction

Focal Point brings you to the black markets and underground protest movements of Zimbabwe.

Jan 1st, 2010

Eyes of the Storm: Turning Points in Burmese History

Learn about the major turning points in Burma’s history of colonization, military coups, and popular uprisings and watch rare video footage from the Democratic Voice of Burma.

Jan 1st, 2010

Time for School Series: Live Discussion on Global Education

Join a live online discussion with the film's producers and global education experts Thursday, September 10th at 12:00 noon.

Jan 1st, 2010

Heart of Darfur: Video: Darfuri Refugee Rebuilds his Life in Brooklyn

Hamza Ibrahim is a refugee from Darfur who now lives in the Kensington neighborhood of Brooklyn. Watch this video to learn about his life.

Jan 1st, 2010

World Links: Equatorial Guinea Pardons Simon Mann, Claude Levi-Strauss Dies at 100

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Nov 3rd, 2009

World Links: Karzai Declared Winner in Afghanistan, Opposition to Renew Challenge in Iran

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Nov 2nd, 2009

World Links: Haitian PM Ousted, Honduran Rivals Agree to Deal

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 30th, 2009

World Links: Iran Responds to Nuclear Deal, Race for E.U. President Begins

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 29th, 2009

World Links: Nearly 100 Dead in Peshawar Blast, Six U.N. Staffers Killed in Kabul

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 28th, 2009

World Links: Deadliest Month for Americans in Afghanistan, Karadzic Trial Begins Without Karadzic

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 27th, 2009

World Links: Death Toll Rises in Baghdad, Karadzic A No-Show

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 26th, 2009

World Links: ASEAN Launches Human Rights Commission, Three New Attacks in Pakistan

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 23rd, 2009

World Links: Ethiopia Requests Emergency Food Aid, Karadzic Boycotts His Own Trial

A roundup of links to local stories of global importance from around the world.

Oct 22nd, 2009

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