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The problem with imagery in the discourse surrounding Afghanistan

In the battle for imperialism, media from the West has had a history of creating images and propaganda that would attempt to gloss over actions by the West. To further clarify, in the current situation in Afghanistan, many news outlets, social media platforms, and individuals are proliferating images that would evoke empathy or compassion towards US soldiers. What must be …


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Thousands of Rohingya forced to flee monsoons

Floods in Bangladesh have been displacing Rohingya refugees. Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh is home to over 900,000 Rohingya, and has been facing non-stop rains for over a week. These rains are coming down hills, crashing into the refugee camps. Flash floods and landslides are causing deaths and destruction.  Temporary shelters made of bamboo and tarpaulin have killed at least six refugees, …