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Journalists capture footage from demonstrations in Ferguson, MO, August 18. Image: Light Brigading

When Journalists become Targets

James Foley’s execution and the police response to journalists in Ferguson, M.O. marks a new, grim era for journalism.

By Brian O'Connor

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Governor Pat Quinn of Illinois taking the Ice Bucket Challenge with campaign staff, August 16. Image: Pat Quinn (Flickr)

More Than Ice Buckets

At their best, media and public attention – even that achieved by a publicity gimmick gone viral – tell stories

By Jane Carr

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The cartography of empty spaces: mapping the anti-city.

By Valeria Luiselli, tr. Christina MacSweeney