SHOULD WE BE AFRAID OF AL JAZEERA?

“There is a war of narratives in the Middle East, and Saudi Arabia’s foreign policy relies heavily on control of the media throughout the greater Arab world. This is why Al Jazeera has been a thorn in the side of…

MEDIA AND RELIGION (II): CREATING FAITH

“I think anti-Catholicism is the new anti-Semitism (not that the old one has disappeared), a rank prejudice acceptable in large swathes of society”.

SOCIAL MEDIA AND POLITICS: A COMBUSTIBLE MIX

“However, this is on trend with their desire for peer affirmation. Millennials seek the guidance of their peers when it comes to making decisions and value their social circles’ opinions in nearly everything they do.”

FREEDOM OF THE PRESS UNDER TRUMP

“In the united states, subscriptions are up and investigative journalists are in high demand. But the president's war on the media is just beginning.”

SOCIAL MEDIA: THE KIDS ARE NOT ALRIGHT

“Although evidence is emerging of the impact of cyberbullying on mental health, research is being carried out to show the support social media can offer to people suffering from chronic illnesses.”

CORPORATE OWNED MEDIA: A THREAT TO DEMOCRACY?

“Those who rely on the corporate-owned press for information probably enjoy finding sources that support what they want to hear. And, if they are unsure of just what it is that they want to hear, their ‘trusted’ source will tell…

SOCIAL MEDIA IS THE NEW PLAYER IN SPORTS

“If you want to know something about sports, it is as simple as scrolling through your twitter feed and getting the information you want to know”.