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Identify With Me! is a public awareness campaign with a goal to create an emotional touch of identification with the victims of unlawful detention.

Identify With Me! is a public awareness campaign with a goal to create an emotional touch of identification with the victims of unlawful detention.

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As evidenced by many of the concepts submitted so far, video is a medium that is at the intersection of words, image, and life.  What if we could use video to spread the stories and voice of detainees in a safe and anonymous way?  Through MY VOICE we

As evidenced by many of the concepts submitted so far, video is a medium that is at the intersection of words, image, and life. What if we could use video to spread the stories and voice of detainees in a safe and anonymous way? Through MY VOICE we

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Why are we content to let individual offenders remain anonymous under the banner of Government even as they repeatedly break international law as individuals?

Why are we content to let individual offenders remain anonymous under the banner of Government even as they repeatedly break international law as individuals?

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Animated videos of heartfelt interviews with family, friends, loved ones of detained individuals who can tell their story and call attention to their search/plight. 

I was inspired by this video done by StoryCorps to honor some of the families of

Animated videos of heartfelt interviews with family, friends, loved ones of detained individuals who can tell their story and call attention to their search/plight. I was inspired by this video done by StoryCorps to honor some of the families of

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Two types of environment: (1) developed – high technology usage and (2) underdeveloped – low technology usage.
In both environments the community effect plays a significant effect (friends, family, colleagues).
By using technology as a platform (GP

Two types of environment: (1) developed – high technology usage and (2) underdeveloped – low technology usage. In both environments the community effect plays a significant effect (friends, family, colleagues). By using technology as a platform (GP

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So, after looking at some videos and doing some brainstorming in class we realized that you can't always free someone but you can keep their moral high by giving them positive reassurance. 
So, one of our ideas was to send positive messages through

So, after looking at some videos and doing some brainstorming in class we realized that you can't always free someone but you can keep their moral high by giving them positive reassurance. So, one of our ideas was to send positive messages through

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Playing on any existing human sympathies of the catpors of unlawfully detained prisoners to prevent dehumanization and rivalries among detainees that spring up due to poor conditions and ill treatment will help to keep prisoners strong throughout thi

Playing on any existing human sympathies of the catpors of unlawfully detained prisoners to prevent dehumanization and rivalries among detainees that spring up due to poor conditions and ill treatment will help to keep prisoners strong throughout thi

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Off-site control centers can help to prevent unlawful police behavior, protect human rights and to inform the families of the detained.

Off-site control centers can help to prevent unlawful police behavior, protect human rights and to inform the families of the detained.

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I propose creating a network of video journalism that supports, brings attention to and interviews escaped/ released detainees and their families much like the Invisible Children movement supported child soldiers in the Sudan.

I propose creating a network of video journalism that supports, brings attention to and interviews escaped/ released detainees and their families much like the Invisible Children movement supported child soldiers in the Sudan.

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There is information available about the locations of many of the "secret" detention centers'. The map should be able to expose as much information as possible (addresses, phone numbers, email addresses of officials associated with them) so that peop

There is information available about the locations of many of the "secret" detention centers'. The map should be able to expose as much information as possible (addresses, phone numbers, email addresses of officials associated with them) so that peop

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UPDATED! Art sends a powerful message to an observer. Using a site in the format of Tumblr, people can submit their artwork and thoughts concerning unlawful detention. This site can allow people to take the submitted artwork and spread it around thei

UPDATED! Art sends a powerful message to an observer. Using a site in the format of Tumblr, people can submit their artwork and thoughts concerning unlawful detention. This site can allow people to take the submitted artwork and spread it around thei

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Art is a universal tool that can spread both political and opinion based ideas non violently. If we can distribute art materials to people who do not have access to them, we are supplying them with an opportunity to express their ideas publicly. 
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Art is a universal tool that can spread both political and opinion based ideas non violently. If we can distribute art materials to people who do not have access to them, we are supplying them with an opportunity to express their ideas publicly. -W

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