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Nov 20, 2017
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Charles Manson, murderer and leader of the infamous Manson Family, died Sunday November 19th at the age of 83. Convicted for nine murders in total, his most famous victim was Sharon Tate, the pregnant wife of Roman Polanski.

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Nov 20, 2017
by Magnum Photographers
The 2017 UN Climate Change conference kicked off on November 6th in Bonn, Germany. Aimed at developing collaboration and cooperation between nations in upholding the landmark Paris Agreement to reduce CO2 emissions, the conference will focus on ways to accelerate the implementation of the agreement. The need for greater commitment amongst member nations is especially dire given that The United States,... More...
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Nov 20, 2017
by Magnum Photographers
The controversial President of Zimbabwe, Robert Mugabe, has been placed under house arrest following the military's seizure of power. This action follows last week's decision by Mugabe to sack his Vice President and previously-assumed successor Emmerson Mnangagwa.
Mugabe (93) has dominated Zimbabwean politics ever since the country gained independence from the UK in 1980 after a bloody liberation war.... More...
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Nov 6, 2017
by Magnum Photographers
The high number of sexual assault accusations directed at film executive Harvey Weinstein has prompted other victims to come forward with claims against other Hollywood figures.
This week actor Anthony Rapp claimed that Kevin Spacey had made sexual advances toward him when he was 14 years old. Since then a number of other allegations of sexual misconduct have been made against Spacey. This controversy... More...
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Oct 30, 2017
by Magnum Photographers
The Russian Revolution of October 1917 remains one of the most controversial events of the twentieth century. Over the course of seven months, Russia was transformed from a largely undemocratic monarchy into the first Communist state; creating an entirely new political system that lasted seventy years. One hundred years later this event remains pertinent and continues to have an impact on the world... More...
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Oct 23, 2017
by Josef Koudelka
Josef Koudelka started using a camera in panoramic format in 1986 while participating in the photographic mission of the DATAR, whose objective was to “represent the French landscape of the 1980s”. He thus criss-crossed France, then the entire world, to take stock of modern humanity’s influence on landscape. This book gathers 40 panoramic photographs selected by the artist with the complicity of François... More...
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Oct 16, 2017
by Magnum Photographers
Spread across four countries, an estimated 30 million Kurds make-up the 4th largest ethnic group in the Middle East, and the only one without a permanent nation state. Indigenous to the highlands and plains where the borders of Syria, Iraq, Iran and Turkey touch, the Kurds are united by a common language and culture. They have been fighting for the creation of their own state since the beginning of... More...
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