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Entries Tagged as 'guns and knives'

War Games and Oil Spills

May 12th, 2010 · No Comments

Two quick links, both from Larry Ferlazzo: War Games: Seeing Iraq Through the Eyes of Children is a powerful video slideshow depicting some of the games Iraqi children are now playing, after years of violence. And Larry has also put together a great list of sites to learn about the Gulf oil spill. Drill, baby, […]

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Tags: blog · environmental justice · guns and knives · human rights · Iraq · peace and war · slideshow · the environment · video · visual prompts

Drop the Weapons

March 30th, 2010 · No Comments

Drop the Weapons is a collection of audio and video clips aimed at convincing young people not to carry guns and knives. The speech in these clips is very natural, making it a nice change from scripted recordings. Some of the videos are “choose your own adventures” where viewers interact by choosing what to do […]

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Tags: audio · blog · guns and knives · listening · video