Social Media Buzz: From 9/11 Vote To Tim Burton

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Director Tim Burton attends a "Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children" red carpet event at Saks 5th Avenue on Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, in New York. (Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

Here & Now‘s Robin Young speaks with Femi Oke of Al Jazeera English about some stories being discussed online, including the new law passed this week that would allow families of those killed in the 9/11 attacks to sue Saudi Arabia for any role it may have played.

Oke also tells us about controversial comments from director Tim Burton about why there isn’t a more diverse cast in his latest movie.


Femi Oke, host of “The Stream” on Al Jazeera English. She tweets @FemiOke.

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