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Exiled: Making A Political Documentary In An Election Year

In the 1960s, some 2000 British citizens were forcibly removed from their island home of Diego Garcia so that Britain could lease it to America for a military base. 1.959 more words

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Exiled: The History

What follows is a summary of some of the research I conducted for the documentary Exiled. I am posting it in order to serve as context to the film and to subsequent posts regarding its making. 1.357 more words

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Exiled: Production Info

Exiled is a documentary that I made with Compulsive Productions in 2010. It tells the story of the islanders from Diego Garcia; some 2000 British citizens who were forcibly removed from their island in the sixties so that Britain could lease it to America for a military base. 748 more words

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Islanders Pushed Out For U.S. Base Hope For End To 40-Year Exile

By Ari Shapiro

One of the most important American military bases in the world sits in the middle of the Indian Ocean on an atoll called Diego Garcia. 90 more words

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Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, Maldives, Diego Garcia

The new round of press coverage that is being given to Malaysian Airlines MH370 is basically a rehashing of what was already known and reported. I wonder what the purpose is… 124 more words

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Reprieve: media demands release of Gitmo force-feeding videos

Almost 6.4 million people have viewed Reprieve’s video. We care what is being done in our names, on our dimes.

Reprieve: (+1) 917 855 8064… 437 more words