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The New York Times
"The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated NYT and The Times) is an American daily newspaper, founded and continuously published in New York City since September 18, 1851, by The New York Times Company. The New York Times has won 122 Pulitzer Prizes, more than any other newspaper" (Wikipedia).
"The British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) is a British public service broadcaster. It is headquartered at Broadcasting House in London. The BBC is the world's oldest national broadcasting organisation and the largest broadcaster in the world by number of employees" (Wikipedia).
"The Cable News Network (CNN) is an American based cable and satellite television news channel owned by the Turner Broadcasting System division of Time Warner. It was founded in 1980 by American media proprietor Ted Turner as a 24-hour cable news channel. Upon its launch, CNN was the first television channel to provide 24-hour news coverage, and was the first all-news television channel in the United States" (Wikipedia).
:Vice News is Vice Media, Inc.'s current affairs channel, producing daily documentary essays and video through its website and YouTube channel. It promotes itself on its coverage of "under-reported stories". Vice News was created in December 2013 and is based in New York City, though it has bureaus worldwide" (Wikipedia).
"Al Jazeera is among the largest news organizations with 80 bureaus around the world. Al Jazeera is owned by the government of Qatar. While Al Jazeera officials have stated that they are editorially independent from the government of Qatar, this assertion has been disputed" (Wikipedia).
"Aeon is a magazine of ideas and culture. We publish in-depth essays, incisive articles, and a mix of original and curated videos — free to all."
Slate is an online magazine that covers current affairs, politics and culture in the United States. Slate covers politics, arts and culture, sports, and news. Slate is aimed at helping readers to "analyze and understand and interpret the world" with witty and entertaining writing.
"USA Today is an internationally distributed American daily middle-market newspaper that serves as the flagship publication of its owner, the Gannett Company."
Great site for TOK & some science topics
"The Guardian, formerly (1821–1959) The Manchester Guardian, influential daily newspaper published in London, generally considered one of the United Kingdom’s leading newspapers."
Listenwise "brings history to life with current events." Students can listen to audio news and answer comprehension questions related to the article. Teachers- please see me for log-in info. to access quiz features, etc.
On The Media Podcasts (National Public Radio)
Ms. Frederick's students: please choose some podcasts from NPR's On The Media to listen to over the holiday break.
Activate New York Times Subscription
Note: if you are unable to activate your NYT Group Pass from campus during COVID-19, please use this link and an @aislsuaka.org email address to activate.
"Science News online features daily news, blogs, feature stories, reviews and more in all disciplines of science, as well as Science News magazine archives."
"Nature is an English multidisciplinary scientific journal, first published on 4 November 1869. It was ranked the world's most cited scientific journal by the Science Edition of the 2010 Journal Citation Reports, is ascribed an impact factor of approximately 38.1, and is widely regarded as one of the few remaining academic journals that publishes original research across a wide range of scientific fields."