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How a Syrian rebel group won Video Marketing

The media and news coming out of the Syrian civil war have varied from the professional  content being produced by the Islamic State showing their barbarity to shocking ads of refugees from human rights group. But the general narrative is of brutality and complicated chaos that Game of Thrones would find hard to match. However one of the goals from every side is to portray themselves as the good guys in order to gain popular support, material supplies and recruits. The Islamic state is currently at the top of the other militant groups in their content and video marketing to gain attention and recruits. However, another rebel group, the Levant Front, has caught up on Facebook news feeds with an execution video that has already received more than half a million views. Check it out below
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Why it took Aylan Kurdi to make us understand the Migrant Crisis

“A picture is worth a thousand words” is often why it takes a picture or a video to evoke an emotional response. Yet there have been countless images of fear-stricken and grieving refugees squatting on the outskirts of European cities or jumping walls hasn’t elicited any meaningful response.

Until now.

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