WOLF ERDOĞAN EATS LITTLE RED PRESS

Many journalists have been detained on terrorism charges recently in Turkey, despite lack of evidence. At the beginning of this month, on World Press Freedom day, many veteran journalists and NGOs gathered in Istanbul crying out for the state of…

A FAREWELL TO DRIVING

s carmakers are increasingly moving to automation for several car functions, others are exploring the possibilities of driverless cars. These driverless cars would solve many of the issues that occur from human error. Picture a…

THE UK-EU SPLIT

The prospect of Brexit –Britain’s exit from the European Union– rests largely upon the shoulders of recently elected British Prime Minister David Cameron. Cameron, now in his second-term, has always favored remaining in the EU. However, that doesn’t mean that…

THE STUDENT DEBT BOMB

tudent debt has reached $1.1 trillion. On top of that, student debt is a leading concern for millennials, which has made it a focal point for politicians seeking young voters. Some believe that this is…

FIFA-GATE

n what is already being referred to as the most extraordinary day in the History of international soccer, the US has taken it upon itself to launch a corruption investigation into the soccer headquarters of…

DAVID vs COALIATH

he world is starting to understand that dirty fossil fuel industries need to be cleaned up. At the forefront of this cleanup is China, the world’s largest producer and consumer of coal. China’s consumption makes…

CRACKS IN THE SPANISH SYSTEM

The wave of populism that has washed over Europe in the wake of the financial crisis is seen as menacing by many. But not everything bracketed as populist is the same. The National Front (FN) in France is not in…

ON ONLINE QUICK-CLICK JOURNALISM

In traditional media, as star journalists retire there have been also massive layoffs. Print-newspapers are clamping down on labor, creating insecurity while online journalism is clearly disrupting the business. Online journalism provides “speed, immediacy, interactivity,…

FASHION MEETS TECHNOLOGY

atches have always been a symbol of style and elegance. They have been considered more of a fashion statement than a functional time-teller. Nowadays, with phones that are the go-to for telling time, watches are…

IRISH VOTERS COME OUT

The referendum on same-sex marriage has been on every street corner in Ireland. There has been widespread popular enthusiasm for the “yes” cause, especially from the youth. Because Ireland does not allow its citizens to vote from abroad, many young…