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Social media and the war in syria

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ELA Middle School Low ELL

Social Media and the War in Syria

The war in Syria has been broadcast around the world on TV and in social media with self-filmed reports. This public radio story describes the experiences of a Syrian writer and activist living in the United States watching the war in her native country. She struggles to figure out what she should do to support those who are fighting for a “new Syria.” The story follows a her and daughter who are Syrian American as they travel to Turkey to help with the Syrian war refugees.

Immigration World History II Politics Middle East Technology Protest

Story Length: 5:35

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