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April 28, 2018

French Invasion: Our Visual Roundup of the Week

French Invasion: Our Visual Roundup of the Week
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By Michael Shaw The visual news this week was dominated by the state visit of French President Macron and his wife, Brigitte. Korea, Cosby and Toronto were notable too.

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April 25, 2018

How John Moore’s Brilliant US-Mexico Border Photos Also Migrate

How John Moore’s Brilliant US-Mexico Border Photos Also Migrate
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By Christa Olson John Moore’s focus is not so much the US-Mexico border itself but the way the line infiltrates the lives of people in every direction.

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April 23, 2018

Our Take on that Viral “3 Presidents and Melania” Barbara Bush Funeral Pic

Our Take on that Viral “3 Presidents and Melania” Barbara Bush Funeral Pic
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By Michael Shaw 9 reasons why the photo from the Barbara Bush funeral won the internet.

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April 23, 2018

With Media Fixated on the Terror, a Good Time to Look Again at Everyday Middle East

With Media Fixated on the Terror, a Good Time to Look Again at Everyday Middle East
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By Rebecca Adelman — With western media concentrated on Gaza and Douma, crisis and violence again come to stereotype the Middle East and Islam.

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April 14, 2018

Between Zuckerberg, Trump/Cohen and Syria — Our Visual Roundup of the Week

Between Zuckerberg, Trump/Cohen and Syria — Our Visual Roundup of the Week
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By Michael Shaw Between Zuckerberg, Syria and the latest Trump storms, the news photos this week were more complex than usual.

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