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The Campus Protests Cheat Sheet: Ithaca College's President Is Stepping Down

The Campus Protests Cheat Sheet: Ithaca College's President Is Stepping Down | Media with Meaning | Scoop.it
Ithaca College President Tom Rochon has announced he will retire. Students had protested racial insensitivity on campus last fall and called for his resignation.
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Video Games Don't Cause Violent Behavior - YouTube

You can directly support Healthcare Triage on Patreon: http://vid.io/xqXr If you can afford to pay a little every month, it really helps us to continue produ...
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Class Activities | The Critical Media Project

Class Activities | The Critical Media Project | Media with Meaning | Scoop.it
class activities The following activities can be used in conjunction with specific media examples on this website or more generally used to elicit class discussion and critical thinking. It may be useful to review the section that overviews key concepts tied to identity and consider how we understand our identities and the ways our identities are shaped by media.
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U-Va. rape survivor, author questions Rolling Stone account that has similarities to her own attack

U-Va. rape survivor, author questions Rolling Stone account that has similarities to her own attack | Media with Meaning | Scoop.it
Liz Seccuro sees red flags in the magazine’s rape account, which has similarities to her own attack.
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Free speech debate follows French terror attacks | PBS NewsHour Extra

Free speech debate follows French terror attacks | PBS NewsHour Extra | Media with Meaning | Scoop.it
The terrorist attack that left 12 people dead at Charlie Hebdo, a French satirical newspaper, has incited a debate about free speech and its limits in France.
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Is A Threat Posted On Facebook Really A Threat?

Is A Threat Posted On Facebook Really A Threat? | Media with Meaning | Scoop.it
The Supreme Court is tackling a question of increasing importance in the age of social media and the Internet after a man was convicted of posting threats against his estranged wife and an FBI agent.
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Here's How Freedom of Expression Is Defined — and Being Challenged — in France | VICE News

Here's How Freedom of Expression Is Defined — and Being Challenged — in France | VICE News | Media with Meaning | Scoop.it
In the aftermath of the 'Charlie Hebdo' attack, French culture is grappling with subtleties that govern the fractious relationship between the law, freedom of expression, and humor.
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Simone de Beauvoir Explains “Why I’m a Feminist” in a Rare TV Interview (1975)

Simone de Beauvoir Explains “Why I’m a Feminist” in a Rare TV Interview (1975) | Media with Meaning | Scoop.it
In Simone de Beauvoir’s 1945 novel The Blood of Others, the narrator, Jean Blomart, reports on his childhood friend Marcel’s reaction to the word “revolution”:
It was senseless to try to change anything in the world or in life; things were bad enough even if one did not meddle with them.
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Discovery: how media lies documentary film - CNN CBS FOX NEWS channel distorted contents - YouTube

Discovery: how media lies documentary film - CNN CBS FOX NEWS channel distorted contents This eye opening long documentary film elaborates on the discovery o...
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Journalism - The Learning Network Blog - NYTimes.com Text to Text | ‘Little Things Are Big’ and ‘Students See Many Slights as Racial ‘Microaggressions’ ‘

Journalism - The Learning Network Blog - NYTimes.com Text to Text | ‘Little Things Are Big’ and ‘Students See Many Slights as Racial ‘Microaggressions’ ‘ | Media with Meaning | Scoop.it
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Why the Oscars’ Omission of ‘Selma’ Matters

Why the Oscars’ Omission of ‘Selma’ Matters | Media with Meaning | Scoop.it
In general, the film academy and the industry it mirrors manage diversity the same way that corporate America does, by ticking off boxes.
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The dilemma of protecting free speech – Lesson Plan | Lesson Plan | PBS NewsHour Extra

The dilemma of protecting free speech – Lesson Plan |  Lesson Plan | PBS NewsHour Extra | Media with Meaning | Scoop.it
News for Students and Teacher Resources 7-12 Grade Level
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Elonis v. United States and the Nuances of Threats on Facebook

Elonis v. United States and the Nuances of Threats on Facebook | Media with Meaning | Scoop.it
The Supreme Court considers the circumstances in which a Facebook post might be considered a threat.
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Supreme Court Weighing Limits Of Internet Free Speech

Supreme Court Weighing Limits Of Internet Free Speech | Media with Meaning | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON (AP) — Anthony Elonis claimed he was just kidding when he posted a series of graphically violent rap lyrics on Facebook about killing his estranged wife, shooting up a kindergarten class and attacking an FBI agent.
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#BlackLivesMatter protest shuts down Broad St.

#BlackLivesMatter protest shuts down Broad St. | Media with Meaning | Scoop.it
A growing group of protesters have shut down West Broad Street in downtown Richmond, laying in the street in support of the #BlackLivesMatter movement.
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