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Cara Finnegan Video February 25, 2018

Chatting the Pictures: Youth Take Center Stage

Everywhere you looked this week, young people dominated the political dialogue.

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Gun Violence Photo February 21, 2018

Understanding Trump’s School Shooting Listening Session, and the Cheat Sheet

It's all too easy to focus on Trump's severe personal limitations and miss the larger point, that it's the script for a show.

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Photography/Photojournalism Photo February 18, 2018

Depicting Poverty: Matt Black Pushes Documentary Photography to its Fullest Range

Creating images that double as fine art, Matt Black is mapping how poverty is a major problem today, now, this minute and every minute.

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Chatting the Pictures: White House Blind Loyalty; Obamas in Paint; Parkland Youth Take the Mics

Watch our latest chat with RTP's Michael Shaw and Cara Finnegan. It's a lively and unique 20-minute webcast looking at key photos of the week.

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Photography/Photojournalism Photo February 15, 2018

Gender and the World Press Photo 2018 Award Finalists

In this current cultural moment, in the atmosphere of #MeToo, how do we reconcile this group of World Press Photo contest nominees?

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Business Focus Video February 11, 2018

Chatting the Pictures: Trump Cheerleaders; Super Bowl Body; SpaceX Starman

Hey, we’re back with another news photo chat! Watch RTP's Michael Shaw and Cara Finnegan riff for 20 minutes or so about three headline photos.

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Christa Olson Photo February 8, 2018

Portraits of Retired Sex Workers: The Gaze Turned the Other Way

Formerly public women evicted from private space, these retired sex workers are now proudly private and challenge us to recognize it.

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Activism & Protest Photo February 6, 2018

Is the Face of Contemporary Feminism Still Too Pink and White?

For many, pink stands for a shared commitment to gender equality. However, the connection to white privilege is not readily shaken off.

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Business Focus Photo February 5, 2018

Super Bowl LII Ads Cleverly Exploit Fake News

The best Super Bowl ads this year make light of the fake news controversy and an America that hardly knows what (or who) to believe anymore.

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Twitter/Instagram Roundup Photo February 2, 2018

State of the Memo: Our Visual Roundup of the Week

With the House intel committee releasing a sham memo, and Trump delivered his first official State of the Union, it was a big week for propaganda.

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The Remarkable Scenes of the Women Facing Larry Nassar

I am shaken by the faces of former patients of Nassar as they come undone. I find it hard to look too long.

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