Tag: News

Caught In The Crossfire: Afghan Civilians In America’s Forgotten War | AJ+

Even though overall violence in Afghanistan is decreasing, the civilian death toll is rising - and half of those deaths are the result of US-backed government forces. This is the reality that civilians face in one of Afghanistan’s deadliest provinces....

/ October 1, 2019

How Oil-Loving Texas is Making America Green Again | AJ+

Texas - it’s one of the most conservative states in the U.S., and it’s one of the largest oil producers. But in a state where many government officials deny climate change, Texas has a chance to lead the way in...

/ September 22, 2019

أعزاءنا المشاهدين Dear viewers #TEDxShihar | Hasan Rahmani | TEDxShihar

الإعلامي حسن رحماني قدّم عرضاً عن التضليل الإعلامي وأدواته وأساليبه وممارساته في الوسط الإعلامي والتأثير على الرأي العام، وذلك في تيدكس شهار بالطائف. The Presenter Mr. Hasan Rahmani had a speech about media misinformation and its tools in news and...

/ September 18, 2019

Nothing human is foreign to me. | Zia Ahmad Eshanzada | TEDxIbnHaldunUniversity

Zia tells us about his life journey fleeing war in Afghanistan to find refuge in Pakistan and then in the United States. His life journey played a great role in what became today Zia, a successful journalist who is dealing...

/ September 18, 2019

Pushing back against fake news | Sydni Zfira & Alana van Woerkom | TEDxPineCrestSchool

Sydni and Alana share strategies on how to spot fake news and how to push back against this phenomenon. Sydni Zfira is a member of the Pine Crest School class of 2020. Alana van Woerkom is a member of the...

/ September 17, 2019

The Real Problem with Deep Fakes | Mitali Thakor | TEDxWesleyanU

Artificial intelligence has evolved immensely over the past decades and it has become quite obvious that the possibilities are endless. Deep fakes -- an AI-based technology used to produce or alter video content so that it presents something that didn't...

/ September 16, 2019

Fake News is Killing People – Can You Stop It? | Govindraj Ethiraj | TEDxGateway

A study done by MIT earlier in 2018 of 126000 posts, tweeted three millions times showed false news travels faster, deeper and further than true news and what happens in a country where we have more than 500 millions subscribers...

/ September 16, 2019

Kashmir In Crisis: What’s India Doing? | AJ+

Kashmir has been under a strict lockdown ever since Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi stripped the state of its autonomy in August 2019. But repression in Kashmir isn’t new. Since partition in 1947, Kashmir has faced heavy militarization, brutal crackdowns...

/ September 15, 2019

How to Spot Fake News | Hannah Logue | TEDxYouth@Lancaster

In this era of incredible news stories, how do we know which ones are true? Hannah’s talk explains how the usual method of vetting news stories no longer applies in this unprecedented period. In this humorous talk, this fourteen year...

/ September 12, 2019

These Detainees Might Die In Guantánamo | AJ+

The detainees held in indefinite detention at Guantanamo Bay are getting older — the oldest is 71 years old. Now, the U.S. government is drawing up plans to provide them with geriatric medicine and hospice care as President Trump pushes...

/ September 10, 2019

역주행의 키워드 읽어내기, 문화의 제2의 전성기를 열다 | Donghyun Kim | TEDxHanyangU

혁신은 '새로운 것'을 찾아내고 만들어 내는 것에 있을까요? '새로운 것'은 언제나 신선하고 매력적으로 다가옵니다. 그러나 이미 지난 것, 우리에게 익숙해져 버린 것 사이에도 '혁신'은 존재합니다. 바쁘게 변하는 현대 사회를 살아가는 우리, 새로운에 대한 도전과 갈망도 좋지만 익숙해져 놓쳐 버린 우리...

/ September 3, 2019

Στα άδυτα των fake news | Andronikos Koutroumpelis | TEDxUniversityofCrete

Στο σημερινό καταιγισμό πληροφοριών που δεχόμαστε, πώς μπορεί κανείς να διακρίνει την αλήθεια από το ψέμα; Το φαινόμενο των fake news παρατηρείται μόνο στο εξωτερικό ή αποτελεί πλέον μία νέα πραγματικότητα και στην Ελλάδα; Πόσο επικίνδυνα είναι τελικά τα fake...

/ September 3, 2019

The supplements of public speech | Eirini Giannara | TEDxNKUA

Irene Giannara is a graduate of the Department of Communication and Mass Media of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and Middlesex University. She has been working as a speech producer and journalist on ERT radio broadcasts over the...

/ August 21, 2019

Women In The World 2019 Day 2 LIVE | NowThis

» Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe Connect with NowThis » Like us on Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/News_Facebook » Tweet us on Twitter: http://go.nowth.is/News_Twitter » Follow us on Instagram: http://go.nowth.is/News_Instagram » Find us on Snapchat Discover: http://go.nowth.is/News_Snapchat NowThis is your premier news outlet providing...

/ April 11, 2019

HBO and Steve Burrows’ ‘Bleed Out’ Explores Flaws in Our Healthcare | NowThis

Steve Burrows’s mother ended up with permanent brain damage while undergoing a routine hip replacement — now he’s examining the deeps flaws of the nation’s health care system in this chilling documentary. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe Steve Burrows: 'Basically...

/ December 22, 2018

Who Is Kevin McCarthy? Narrated by Michael Wolf | NowThis

Kevin McCarthy is the man in charge of getting the Republican agenda through Congress. Michael Wolf explains how he went from working at a deli to getting on the Benghazi committee before eventually finding his way into Trump's pocket. »...

/ December 19, 2018

Aunt Speaks Out After Losing 9-Year-Old Niece to Suicide | NowThis

This aunt is speaking out against bullying after losing her 9-year-old niece to suicide. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe Eddwina Harris: 'And I’m gonna be that voice for the voiceless. I’m gonna be that voice to help continue to bring...

/ December 18, 2018

Why We Need a Green New Deal, According to Robert Reich | Op-Ed | NowThis

Here's one of the best arguments for why we need to invest in clean energy jobs now. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe It's time for the Green New Deal now. We're facing two major issues: Climate change and stagnant wages...

/ December 18, 2018

Republican Reps Question Google CEO Sundar Pichai Over ‘Bias’ Against GOP | NowThis

These GOP reps think Google has a 'bias' because they don't like the search results. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe Confused Republican representatives in Congress confronted Google CEO Sundar Pichai about the company's 'bias' against Republicans because they don't like...

/ December 13, 2018

China Has Detained More Than a Million Muslims | Op-Ed | NowThis

China has detained more than a million Muslims in concentration camps — and no one is doing anything about it. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe Aydin Anwar, Uyghur American Activist: 'Right now, China’s detained over a million Uyghurs and other...

/ December 13, 2018