Lydia Polgreen

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Name: Lydia Polgreen
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Losing perspective in Ferguson

The popular line on Ferguson, Missouri -- the site of ongoing protests over the police shooting of an 18-year-old African-American -- is that it's become an American Iraq. The Huffington Post banner reads "Baghdad USA." Lydia Polgreen, deputy International ... [Published Politico - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

Losing perspective in Ferguson - POLITICO.com

The popular line on Ferguson, Missouri -- the site of ongoing protests over the police shooting of an 18-year-old African-American -- is that it's become an American Iraq. The Huffington Post banner reads[1] "Baghdad USA." Lydia Polgreen, deputy International ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

7 ways Ferguson carries echoes of foreign conflicts

The American conversation is dominated right now with news from Ferguson, Mo., with many shocked by scenes of social unrest and heavy-handed police crackdowns. Protesters are being tear-gassed and journalists, including The Washington Post’s Wesley Lowery, ... [Published Washington Post - Aug 14 2014]
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Watching the situation in Ferguson unfold in real time

(Photo: Scott Olson/)On Saturday afternoon, two days before he was set to start college, Michael Brown was shot and killed . The teenager, who was unarmed, was walking with a friend when they encountered a police officer. Exactly what happened during ... [Published Washington Post - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

NYT Correspondent Injured in Iraq Helicopter Crash

Paris bureau chief is banged up but OK. From colleague Rob Nordland‘s dispatch:A helicopter carrying aid from Iraq’s Kurdish autonomous government to stranded Yazidi refugees in the Sinjar mountains of northern Iraq crashed on Tuesday, killing the pilot ... [Published Media Bistro - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

BuzzFeed Snags $50 Million Investment, Plans International Expansion

Image: Bloomberg By 2014-08-11 03:26:53 UTCViral media website BuzzFeed has secured a new round of investment to the tune of $50 million from Silicon Valley venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz , the company announced on Sunday."Tonight I'm tickled ... [Published Mashable - Aug 11 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Day 28: Another dire and deadly day in Israel-Gaza war (LIVE BLOG)

GLOBALPOST LIVE BLOG: CRISIS IN GAZAUPDATE: 8/4/14 11:32 AM ETIsrael is resuming air strikes in Gaza"We are resuming our operations, including air strikes, against terrorist infrastructures in Gaza," Israeli army spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Peter Lerner ... [Published GlobalPost - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Aug 01 2014 - 1 reports

The Uninvited To The U.S. Africa leaders Summit: Robert Mugabe Of Zimbabwe

By AFKI Original Published: July 31, 2014, 06:26am PrintIt is difficult to imagine now, but Zimbabwe, immediately after independence in 1980, was the toast of the continent. The country, known as “ the breadbasket of Africa ,” was home to beautiful ... [Published AFK Insider - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

British Troops To Take Part In Nato Exercises In Eastern Europe

Via Lydia PolgreenA picture taken on July 17, 2014 shows the wreckages of the malaysian airliner carrying 295 people from Amsterdam to Kuala Lumpur after it crashed, near the town of Shaktarsk, in rebel-held east Ukraine. Pro-Russian rebels fighting central ... [Published Huffington Post UK - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Today's New York Times Front Page Is Dominated By Women

There was something quite noteworthy about the New York Times front page Thursday morning.Take a look:Photo via NewseumFemale journalists reporting from war zones took control of A1 and outnumbered male writers above the fold. Jerusalem bureau chief Jodi ... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

An Explosion, Then Bloodied Children: What I Saw on Gaza Beach

Palestinian journalists take care of a wounded boy following an Israeli military strike nearby on the beach, on July 16, 2014 at Gaza City's al-Deira hotel. Image: THOMAS COEX/AFP/ By Jonathan Miller 2014-07-16 21:11:40 UTCGAZA CITY, Gaza Strip — We had ... [Published Mashable - Jul 16 2014]

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Losing perspective in Ferguson [Published Politico - Aug 14 2014]
7 ways Ferguson carries echoes of foreign confl... [Published Washington Post - Aug 14 2014]
Watching the situation in Ferguson unfold in re... [Published Washington Post - Aug 13 2014]
NYT Correspondent Injured in Iraq Helicopter Crash [Published Media Bistro - Aug 12 2014]
BuzzFeed Snags $50 Million Investment, Plans In... [Published Mashable - Aug 11 2014]
Day 28: Another dire and deadly day in Israel-G... [Published GlobalPost - Aug 04 2014]
The Uninvited To The U.S. Africa leaders Summit... [Published AFK Insider - Jul 31 2014]
British Troops To Take Part In Nato Exercises I... [Published Huffington Post UK - Jul 28 2014]
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An Explosion, Then Bloodied Children: What I Sa... [Published Mashable - Jul 16 2014]
The day South African news media ate crow [Published {AFRICA IS A COUNTRY} - Feb 04 2014]
South Africans draw from Mandela’s strength, pe... [Published PBS - Dec 07 2013]
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