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The People of Syria

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-22847540   The above link is to a BBC article/series of videos. These videos are brief interviews with people who live in Syria, and there are 6 short videos in total. Watching these videos is an excellent way to see

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Wealth Inequality in America

This video does an extremely effective job of putting wealth inequality into perspective. If you haven’t seen this video, I would urge you to take the time and watch it. The increasing wealth inequality stems in part from the unchecked

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MIT Shootings Linked to Boston Marathon Bombing

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_pzCYi_XxeQ Thanks to the world of social media, multiple videos have come to the surface on the MIT shootings. Witnesses are reporting that suspect 1 from the FBI report released earlier today is in custody, with another suspect at large.

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Democracy Without Secrets

Nulpunt is a beautifully simple idea. In order for democracy to thrive, we need transparency from our governments. Nulpunt asks users to register with the database, and subscribe to feeds on topics of government information that he or she is interested in. From

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