#BBCtrending: Trends of the week in 60 seconds

  • 18 August 2014

What's been trending on social media around the world this week?

From slippers against sexism in Turkey, to the selfies highlighting how the media portrays African-Americans, BBC Trending brings you some of the week's top trends - in 60 seconds.

Produced by Ravin Sampat & India Rakusen

Images courtesy of Getty, AFP, Reuters, Malcolm Shakur West, Lee Raye

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