Posts Tagged ‘Vox videos’

Why People Think They See Ghosts

January 22, 2020

Many people think they see ghosts. Dean Peterson explains why. A Vox video.

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When German Spies Blew Up New Jersey

January 17, 2020

Before the U.S. entered World War I, German spies blew up the munitions works on Black Tom Island in New York Harbor. A Vox video.

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Facial Recognition

January 14, 2020

Joss Fong explains the real costs of facial recognition. a Vox video.

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“Meet the scholar who diagnosed ‘surveillance capitalism,'” Frank Bajak, Associated Press

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Student Debt

December 2, 2019

Student loan debt has increased exponentially in the past few decades, and now totals $1.6 trillion. Some Democratic presidential candidates want to cancel those debts. Alvin Chang explores the proposal. A Vox video.

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The US failed to rebuild Afghanistan

November 28, 2019

For 18 years, the U.S. spent billions of dollars and hundreds of lives to build Afghanistan’s infrastructure. It failed. A Vox video by Sam Ellis.

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The gun violence solution we’re not talking about

November 20, 2019

89 percent of Americans want expanded background checks for gun purchases. While background checks make obtaining guns more difficult, they don’t have any effect on gun deaths. what would? Gun licensing. Madeline Marshall of Vox explains.

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Rolling Art of India

November 8, 2019

Heavy trucks are central to India’s economy, but they’re more than logostical necessities. They’re works of art. a Vox video.

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Why Suburbs Look the Same

November 6, 2019

“Why so many suburbs look the same,” a Vox video by Phil Edwards.

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Olympia

November 4, 2019

“Western art followed the same rules for centuries. Until Olympia.” a Vox video by Marie Cascione and Coleman Lowndes.

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Belt & Road

November 1, 2019

China’s Belt and Road Initiative is an infrastructure project that spans over 60 countries, and will cost over a trillion dollars. The plan is to make it easier for the world to trade with China, by funding roads, railways, bridges, tunnels, and pipelines in Asia and Africa. A Vox video by Sam Ellis.

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