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The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Remixed And Retweeted

Propaganda has always been a part of war. Social media is expanding the battlefield, but sometimes it also creates a space for mutual respect.

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Rainbow In The Dark: Jenny Lewis On Staring Down Sadness

Lewis wrote her sunny new album, The Voyager, in the shadow of death and separation. "I've always just had sort of a dark take on life," she says. "Hopefully the music transcends that in a way."

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An American Radio Station That's Saying 'Jambo' To Kenyans

There are about 100,000 native Kenyans living in America, clustered in Boston, Atlanta, Washington D.C., Dallas and parts of the West Coast. How do they stay connected? A radio station.

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The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict, Remixed And Retweeted

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Lost in Thought Jon Hopkins
Fire Flies and Empty Skies God Is an Astronaut

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As Superheroes Go Mainstream, Comic Cons Get Corporate

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Rainbow In The Dark: Jenny Lewis On Staring Down Sadness

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Blues Hangover Ray Charles

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To Meet A 'Mockingbird': Memoir Recalls Talks With Harper Lee

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An American Radio Station That's Saying 'Jambo' To Kenyans

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Learning To Love The Ocean After A Lifetime Of Fearing It

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