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Apr 29, 2016
by Magnum Photographers
Nuit Debout is a social movement that started in France on 31st March 2016, following the mobilization against labor market reform.
People have been gathering at Paris' Place de la République every night to discuss political and social issues the same way it happened in New-York (Occupy) and Barcelona (Los Indignados).

In recent days several Magnum photographers have visited the Place de la République... More...
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Apr 29, 2016
by John Vink
With its agriculture shifting little by little from a family subsistence pattern to a larger scale exploitation of the resources, and with the impact of global warming threatening yields, Cambodia has to be proactive in finding alternative solutions to the traditional ways of growing rice. The Cambodian Agriculture Research and Development Institute (CARDI), which became operational in 2000 and employs... More...
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Apr 27, 2016
by Magnum Photographers
The world's best photographers capture the world's most thrilling sport.

Combining all the romance and adventure of a road trip with the intensity and drama of a football cup final, Magnum Cycling celebrates the great photographers who have captured the personalities, emotions and iconic moments from the thrilling sport of cycling. Edited by road cycling photography expert and writer Guy Andrews,... More...
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Apr 25, 2016
by John Vink
John Vink recently visted Father Ponchaud, a French Catholic missionary.
When Father Ponchaud first arrived to Cambodia in 1965, the country was in peace. Everything changed in 1975, when the Khmer Rouge came into power. Father Ponchaud witnessed the genocide perpetrated by Pol Pot's regime and was the first to denounce the Khmer Rouge's atrocities, first in an open letter sent to the French newspaper... More...
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Apr 21, 2016
by Alex Webb
Soon before the New York Primary, Alex Webb, on assignment for Libération, visited the neighborhoods around Bernie Sanders’ and Hillary Clinton’s campaign headquarters, both located in Brooklyn. They’re a close distance from one another - only a 20 minute walk between the two offices.
Webb also visited the Sanders office and a church in Bedford-Stuyvesant, which Clinton had visited during her campaign.... More...
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Apr 19, 2016
by Chien-Chi Chang
Azma: European Refugee Crisis.
From Idomeni (Greece-Macedonia border) and Lesbos, March 2 to 16, 2016.

The EU and Turkey agreement to slow down the flow of refugees/migrants coming to Europe came into force on Sunday (Mar. 20, 2016) The Aegean Sea appears to be calm but the deal is already in trouble as Greece is not ready to send refugees back. Meanwhile chaos and confusion continue. After Macedonia,... More...
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Apr 12, 2016
by Lorenzo Meloni
In recent weeks, Lorenzo Meloni was one of the first independent photographers to travel to the newly liberated town of Palmyra, a World Heritage site that made headlines when it came under Islamic State control amid fears that it's historic treasures would be destroyed. Starting his journey through Syria in the destroyed city of Aleppo and then traveling to Homs, Meloni documented the impact of the... More...
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