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Choir Goes Electronic to Bail Out Alma Mater

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Members of a chorus who attended school at the University of Liberia are hosting a concert to rebuild their war-torn alma mater.

With chorus members living in the U.S., Europe and Liberia, the group was able to practice...apart. Their director posted music on YouTube and emailed scores for them to sing to. The University of Liberia Alumni Chorus performs a benefit concert tonight at 6pm, at Woodside United Methodist Church in Silver Spring.

Stephanie Kaye reports...

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Scraped, Splattered — But Silent No More. Finally, The Dinner Plate Gets Its Say

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The Reason Your Feed Became An Echo Chamber — And What To Do About It

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The Reason Your Feed Became An Echo Chamber — And What To Do About It

It often feels as if social media serves less as a bridge than an echo chamber, with algorithms that feed us information we already know and like. So, how do you break that loop? We ask some experts.

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