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Learn To Discern: Citizen Media Literacy in Ukraine and Beyond (9-minute version)

Learn To Discern: Citizen Media Literacy in Ukraine and Beyond (9-minute version)

Most people really can’t tell fake from real, fabricated stories, the fake news phenomenon has hit Canada, fake news about Qatar, flood Germany with disinformation and fake news, Russian propaganda, fake news, censorship, manipulation, fake news Disinformation hurts and compromises democracy because it pollutes the information space to such an extent that people can’t tell …

Obama’s Immigration Reform Sets Punitive Obstacles to Citizenship

Obama’s Immigration Reform Sets Punitive Obstacles to Citizenship

PAUL JAY: Welcome to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay. On Wednesday, the White House released details of President Obama’s proposal on immigration reform. Here are the four main headlines. Number one, continue to strengthen border security. Cracking down on employers hiring undocumented workers. Earn citizenship. And streamlining legal immigration. Now joining us to …

MOOC | “Black Reconstruction” | The Civil War and Reconstruction, 1865-1890 | 3.5.1

>>Last week, we saw how after the great battle between Andrew Johnson and Congress, what we call Radical Reconstruction, Congressional Reconstruction, is enacted by the Congress, and new governments are to be put into place in the South based on — with some little exceptions — universal manhood suffrage, black suffrage, white suffrage, etc., for …

Putin On Russia Offering Fast-Track Citizenship: Russians Are Not As Good As Poles And Romanians?

Putin On Russia Offering Fast-Track Citizenship: Russians Are Not As Good As Poles And Romanians?

Mr President, yesterday you signed an executive order introducing a fast-track procedure for issuing Russian passports to Lugansk residents. Are you aware of the fact that the response around the world and in Ukraine to this initiative was overwhelmingly negative? By doing so, aren’t you provoking the country’s new president, Vladimir Zelensky? Are you saying …