International Day to End Impunity is now an official United Nations Day

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‘We Live and Die Here Like Animals’ – By Peter Bouckaert

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Leonardo Martins‘s insight:

The Central African Republic has suffered a horrific collapse. But is the worst violence between the country’s Muslims and Christians yet to come?

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Sri Lanka: Using Google Earth as a storytelling tool – Journalism.co.uk (blog)

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Sri Lanka: Using Google Earth as a storytelling tool
Journalism.co.uk (blog)
Sri Lanka: Using Google Earth as a storytelling tool. Sri Lanka’s citizen journalism website Groundviews also archives tweets as a ‘public record’.

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Interview with Alicia Rice, Documentary Filmmaker

martinsleonardo:

My friends, I’d like you to visit the webpage of our documentary filmed in Thailand! If you can give it a LIKE on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/khonkaenurbanlife) I’d be grateful for the support!
Thank you very much! Leonardo

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This week ENGAGE sits down with Alicia Rice (CIEE Thailand, 2008), a documentary filmmaker working in Khon Kaen, Thailand. Alicia Rice has always had a passion for art, but it has been through documentary film that she has been able to find her purpose. She loves the ability to blend film with social justice and tries to dedicate her talent towards telling people’s stories.  She looks to help continue to bridge the fields of human rights and film. Her films so far have focused on issues such as fair trade coffee, homelessness, poverty, education, and Burmese refugees.  She is always looking for new ways to learn and expand her understanding. Her newest project is a film about what it’s like to be a member of the urban poor in Khon Kaen.

ENGAGE:Tell me about your current film project in Khon Kaen.

Alicia: Let me give you a little bit…

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War Through a Woman’s Eyes | American Photo

 

War Through a Woman’s Eyes | American Photo.

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Do It: 20 Years of Famous Artists’ Irreverent Instructions for Art Anyone Can Make | Brain Pickings

 

Do It: 20 Years of Famous Artists’ Irreverent Instructions for Art Anyone Can Make | Brain Pickings.

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Khon Kaen Urban Life

Khon Kaen Urban Life is an upcoming series of short documentaries about the lives and perseverance of the urban poor in Northeastern Thailand.

Director: Alicia Rice

http://kkurbanlife.moonfruit.com/

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Fair Use and the FBI: How Filmmakers Uncovered White House Super 8 Movies Without Going to Jail – nofilmschool

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The filmmakers behind the new, entirely found-footage documentary Our Nixon weave an eclectic portrait of one of the most peculiar American Presidents and

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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY

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Infographic: Picking new Pope from ‘Papabili’ – Interactive – Al Jazeera English

 

Infographic: Picking new Pope from ‘Papabili’ – Interactive – Al Jazeera English.

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