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Lights go out worldwide for Earth Hour 2009

Yesterday, the international community joined during Earth Hour 2009, an energy conservation initiative that was started a few years go. In the imagery after the jump, you'll see some of the world's most...
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The Cause: Falling Whistles

Blackbird's tuned us into Falling Whistles, a nonprofit started by Sean Carasso after a trip to the war zone of the Republic of Congo. Here's what they had to say:  Happening upon an illegal prison for...
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JR Art: From Kenya onto Cambodia

Wooster Collective has just gotten some images of JR Art's ongoing projects in Africa. You may remember JR from his work in the slums of Kenya just last month. Now, the photographer has shifted to Cambodia...
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Iranian Bloggers: A Revolution within a Revolution

Rocketboom has a quick two-minute clip that shows what Iran is and what it is depicted to be in mainstream media. The video shows how nearly half the population of Iran is under the age of 25 and how this...
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Kibera, Kenya’s Slums

Kibera, Kenya is one of the Africa's largest slums and designer JR has completed his most ambitious project to date. Today, after more than a year of planning, 2000 square meters of rooftops have been...
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A Glance at Refugees Worldwide

"Seeking Refuge" is originally presented on Good Magazine and this is what they have to say: Wars, famine, and natural disasters are just a few of the reasons people are forced to leave their homes and...
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No War Heartbeat by Mau Design

To get political here would be out of character, but to stand up for what's right is something that's in our nature. I won't take a side but know that when innocent lives are being taken, that is not...