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User Image newshour Posted: Jun 18, 2012 7:27 PM (UTC)

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On tonight's show, @pbsgwen reports on #Romney's bus tour as it rolled through #Ohio this weekend.
  • 2 dirtbag clones running for the same office. Which to choose?

  • he was overheard yelling out his bus window "you people need to work faster or I'll break Ohio up and sell it off in pieces"

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User Image newshour Posted: Jan 19, 2018 6:48 PM (UTC)

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Via correspondent @wbrangham — "I tell them all: there is no job waiting for you...You will have to be a prostitute." A Nigerian "burga" or "guide man" shows a photo of a young woman he says he helped leave Nigeria and send to Europe thru Libya. He says she's landed in Germany, sent him this photo and is now happily working a legit job. (Of course, most Nigerians who try this journey have far grimmer outcomes.) @jakane1 and I are here reporting for the @newshour on this human flow from Nigeria - part economic aspiration, part brutal human trafficking. (I've blacked out some parts of the phone screen.)
User Image newshour Posted: Jan 19, 2018 6:47 PM (UTC)

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Via correspondent @wbrangham
"I've never been to hell, but Libya was hell." Amos was one of the thousands of Nigerians who tried to make it to a better life in Europe by crossing the Sahara into Libya. But like so many others, he got stuck and was sold to different traffickers. His family cashed their life savings trying in vain to free him... he then took a bullet in the left arm trying to escape. He's back home in Nigeria now, unemployed and broke and with only one usable arm. His story -- and those of other young Nigerians who've been trafficked -- will be on the @newshour soon.
User Image newshour Posted: Jan 19, 2018 6:26 PM (UTC)

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Via correspondent @wbrangham --- Evelyn Oghagbon disappeared 2 yrs ago from Benin City, Nigeria, likely taken away by traffickers. Her mom Joy (above, with her sons Bright and Stanley) got one scared phone call from Evelyn, who said she was in Libya and had been promised she'd get to France. They haven't heard a word from her since. Every time the government announces a new group of young Nigerians have been rescued and returned home, Joy goes to meet them, hoping to find her daughter. @newshour
User Image newshour Posted: Jan 18, 2018 2:27 AM (UTC)

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In our new PBS NewsHour/@npr/@Marist #Poll, nearly 60 percent of U.S. adults said they trust their favorite #news source over President Donald #Trump (29 percent). #politics
User Image newshour Posted: Jan 16, 2018 11:15 PM (UTC)
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