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#IamaLiberianNotaVirus: Liberian-American Woman’s Powerful Video Slams Misdirected #Ebola Stigma! #CrushEbolaNow #ASMSG

This post first appeared on ThinkProgress. A Liberian-American woman filmed a now-viral video to challenge xenophobic attitudes in light of Ebola’s proliferation. With the slogan “I am a Liberian, not a virus,” Shoana Solomon sheds light on the recent stigmatization … Continue reading

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Could #EbolaOutbreak Make the USA Turn to Science? #ASMSG #Ebola #EbolaResponse

How the CDC is training healthcare workers to fight Ebola http://t.co/z1QckwjeX4 — Washington Post (@washingtonpost) October 26, 2014 NEW YORK (The Borowitz Report)—There is a deep-seated fear among some Americans that an Ebola outbreak could make the country turn to … Continue reading

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#Public #Speaking: What Amazing Nonsense You Are Talking!

Pre-Launch Phase: #Public #Speaking What Amazing Nonsense you Are Talking! pic.twitter.com/VQUl8bm2zz — Thomas Jerome Baker (@profesortbaker) September 11, 2013 To be a good public speaker, never give up. Face your fear. “Not everything that is faced can be changed, but … Continue reading

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Our Deepest Fear

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves: Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, … Continue reading

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Culture of Fear: Danah Boyd

Webstock ’12: danah boyd – Culture of Fear + Attention Economy = ?!?! from Webstock on Vimeo. “The Power of Fear in Networked Publics” danah boyd Webstock (Wellington New Zealand): February 16, 2012 SXSW (Austin Texas): March 10, 2012 Background: … Continue reading

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