THE FUTURE OF JOURNALISM

rofessor Jay Rosen has established a new journalism class at New York University. This class is taking an in-depth look at the New York Times and their efforts to adapt with the future of journalism.…

A NEW TECH BUBBLE ON THE RISE

he Nasdaq Composite index recently reached 5,000 points for the first time since 2000, the year of the dotcom bubble burst when investors experienced enormous losses and many technology companies dissolved, which has led to…

3D PRINTING: MANUFACTURING THE FUTURE

ight now, the standard procedure for making a purchase is to go to a store where they sell mass quantities of products and then to pick the product that is right for you. This has…

THE FUTURE OF IMMIGRATION

he European immigration policies’ human cost is most evident in the Mediterranean Sea: it is the world’s deadliest migration route. Annually, over 3,000 people fleeing their nations perish due to drowning, hunger, exposure or asphyxiation.…

INSURGENT POLITICS IN SPAIN AND EUROPE (2)

n the ground. Podemos operates through ‘circles.’ The number of ‘circles’ appears to be growing (now some 800). There are no ‘members’ in the traditional sense. No one pays a monthly ‘sub’ to ‘join’; there…

THE ISLAMIC STATE: A DEEPER LOOK

SIS, or the Islamic State (IS,) is the latest and most prominent modern terror group coming out of the Middle East. In the West, popular media opts to portray members of groups like IS as…

BURIED COSTS OF FOOD WASTE

dvancements in refrigeration, preservation and genetically modified organisms have taken responsibility out of our food. It is painless to throw away the scraps of a big meal or reject a slightly bruised fruit, but this…

JOURNALISM ETHICS

ournalism at its best should be a source of information that is reliable and unbiased. The recent firing of Brian Williams is an example of the credibility journalists are expected to maintain. Williams, former NBC…

CHINA VS INDIA: RACE TO THE TOP

he growth in India’s economy, long a laggard, just matched China’s pace in recent months.The stock market and the rupee are surging. India is riding high on the business-friendly policies of Narendra Modi, instituted in…

THE NEXT FRONTIER

ook up into the sky and tell me what you see. In a few years, that view could be completely different. In 1990, the world was forever changed by the creation of the World Wide…