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Boko Haram finally losing. And that makes them extra dangerous – The Daily Beast

February 26, 2015

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http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2015/02/25/boko-haram-are-finally-losing-and-that-makes-them-extra-dangerous.html     THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2015.  10:50 a.m. [GMT]

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The First Woman Behind a Camera, Now Forgotten – ADRIENNE VOGT

August 21, 2013

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Incredibly, I happen to be one of those who had never heard of Alice Guy-Blache before I found this in my mail box – thanks to TO, one of the ardent fans, readers and contributors to this blog but now  I’m sharing this with those, like me, might never have heard about her but have […]

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Shining a Light on Poverty – Janine di Giovanni

May 27, 2013

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by Janine di Giovanni May 26, 2013 4:45 AM EDT Her name is Luci, and she’s a solar-powered lantern. Janine di Giovanni on an innovative new product that could transform the lives of 1.3 billion people living without electricity.         It’s always disappointing to come across phony do-gooders. And it’s easy to scoff at […]

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