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March 2, 2019

Figures Larger than Life: Our Social Week

Figures Larger than Life: Our Social Week
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By Rian Dundon Trump, Kim, Cohen. It’s been a great week for pictures that bring us close to the larger than life protagonists on the political stage.

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February 23, 2019

Vietnam to South Lawn, Vatican to Award Season: Our Social Week

Vietnam to South Lawn, Vatican to Award Season: Our Social Week
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By Rian Dundon Our feeds this week dialed in to Michael Shaw’s New York Times Magazine investigative article about an iconic Vietnam War photograph.

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February 18, 2019

Just Don’t Call it Socialism

Just Don’t Call it Socialism
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By Philip Perdue — Williamson's photo of Americans outside a free health clinic brings the discussion of "socialism," and/or a more humane social policy into greater focus.

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February 16, 2019

Mexican American, American Mexican

Mexican American, American Mexican
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By Staff The photo helps us visualize "remigration,” the controversial practice that sends thousands of American schoolchildren on a permanent semester abroad.

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February 8, 2019

All in the Hands: Our Visual Roundup of the Week

All in the Hands: Our Visual Roundup of the Week
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By Rian Dundon From Silicon Valley to the Whitaker hearing, from daily life in the West Bank to the State of the Union, the visuals this week were all about the hands.

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