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George Clinton, funk pioneer, back on the road to reclaim his legacy

blogs.channel4.com — George Clinton, funk pioneer, back on the road to reclaim his legacy There is no Mothership the night we see George Clinton in Indianapolis, but the funk is flying. Horns, guitars, drums (two) keyboards (three), singers (four, sometimes five), dancer (dressed in white feathers, with a bare and rippling chest), and 72-year-old George Clinton, conservatively dressed in a shiny brown suit, combine with all the theatricality of a Mothership tour mid-1970s.
Jul 25, 2014

RT @Milvec22: George Clinton, funk pioneer, back on the road to reclaim his legacy: The musician who links doo wop to hip ho... bit.ly/1nCtL6h

Leaving Gaza and ‘a terrible catalogue of devastation’

blogs.channel4.com — A temporary ceasefire in the conflict allows Jon Snow and other journalists to leave Gaza's deserted streets by bus.
Jul 25, 2014

RT @Channel4News: Video - @jonsnowc4 on leaving #Gaza and ‘a terrible catalogue of devastation’: bit.ly/WHkHne #c4news

In defence of loom bands, the kid craze of 2014

blogs.channel4.com — In defence of loom bands, the kid craze of 2014 What's not to love about rainbow loom bands? As the summer holidays stretch seemingly into infinity, there are endless hours to be filled - and parental sanity to be saved - with a bag of the brightly-coloured circles that have become 2014′s biggest craze.
Jul 25, 2014

Banned from schools, bad for marine life: why I still love rainbow loom bands. My latest #c4news blog here bit.ly/1zczioD

We must do all we can to bring Israelis and Palestinians together

blogs.channel4.com — We must do all we can to bring Israelis and Palestinians together She lay in my arms. Just weeks old, a tiny baby. Her Palestinian father had just handed her to me at the infernal steel border building at the exit of Gaza into Israel. She did not cry.
Jul 25, 2014

RT @LouiseJNHannah: Very moving account by c4news' Jon Snow '#Gaza is not just about them, it’s about us, too shar.es/Lo3jj via @sharethis'

Jul 25, 2014

Profoundly moving blog from @jonsnowC4 'Gaza is not just about them, it’s about us, too ' shar.es/LbKEX #gaza / @HannahStorm6

Jul 25, 2014

RT @NevMab: We must do all we can to bring Israelis and Palestinians together #c4news @jonsnowC4 bit.ly/1t3rEfy

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Fresher air and a little rain this weekend

blogs.channel4.com — The weekend is upon us and with most schools having broken up for the summer holidays, lots of people will be heading for the great outdoors.

On the Hispanic child migrant trail

blogs.channel4.com — On the Hispanic child migrant trail The river boatman tells us how to identify the migrants at the illegal border crossing. They have new backpacks, smart clothes, and often, a coat tied around their waists. It's far too hot to wear a coat. It's more than 40 degrees at the crossing between Guatemala and Mexico.
Jul 25, 2014

RT @TheMexLondoner: Channel 4 News, last night - On the Hispanic child migrant trail (a journey from Central America to USA via Mexico) - blogs.channel4.com/kylie-morris-b…

Jul 24, 2014

RT @C4Emily: .@C4KylieM on the trail of Hispanic child migrants, as thousands cross border to US bit.ly/1keeGJe #c4news shot by @CameraBenC4

Jul 24, 2014

.@C4KylieM on the trail of Hispanic child migrants, as thousands cross border to US bit.ly/1keeGJe #c4news shot by @CameraBenC4