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Media Analysis: Sean Penn and Haiti

I read Moni Basu’s article about Sean Penn and the efforts the Oscar winner is making to help the people of Haiti. Penn founded the J/R Haitian Relief Organization that offers aid to the people who are suffering from diseases … Continue reading

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Alex’s Media Analysis

I listened to and read “Haitians’ Faith Unshaken By Earthquake” for my analysis, a story by NPR’s Martin Kaste. Published on Easter, this piece illustrated the foreign perspective most Haitians share when it comes to spirituality and religion, with an … Continue reading

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Media Analysis – “Aftermath of Chile Earthquake”

Saturday, February 27, a 8.8 magnitude earthquake hit Chile. According to CBSnews online, it is tied for fifth place in the most powerful earthquakes ever recorded. It was also 500 times more powerful than the quake that hit Haiti in … Continue reading

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Media Analysis: Underwater Plate Cuts 400-Mile Gash

The Mayan’s had it wrong. The world isn’t ending in 2012, it’s ending now. Wait no, people are overreacting again. This article posted on Nytimes.com in the science section discusses the recent 8.8 magnitude earthquake in Chile that occurred over … Continue reading

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Analysis of “Crime Rises as Aid Awaits Distribution”

I watched a New York Times’ interactive slide show called, “Crime Rises as Aid Awaits Distribution” that showed the after effects of the earthquake that occurred in Port Au Prince, Haiti on January 12, 2010. The earthquake included every class, … Continue reading

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