CONNECTING THE DOTS: WHO’S RESPONSIBLE FOR OUR GLOBAL FIRES

There is a slight but crucial difference between guilt and responsibility. While the former leaves us helpless and victimized, the latter propels us to action. Guilt is a negative feeling

NEW TIMES, OLD WAYS – HUMANS IN OUTER SPACE

This is a story about science, religion and philosophy. This is also the tale of powerful people, but also of the poor and the oppressed. Oh, and little green men

ENTERTAINMENT CONSUMERS ’19: ACTIVE, PASSIVE OR BOTH?

There are so many things going on in today’s media and entertainment landscape that sometimes it is hard to keep up. These past few weeks, however, have been something else

THE 21st CENTURY CENSORSHIP IS ‘AD HOMINEM’

The topic we are about to approach is hard not only because of its bluntness, but because it poses more questions than answers. Actually, there will be no answers here.

DOWN MEMORY HOLE: FAKE NEWS & THE TRUMP ADMINISTRATION

Orwell’s 1984 is one of the greatest books ever written. Dystopian literature at its best. What is also great about this piece of fiction is that it is not just

IN 2019, ARE WE LIVING…OR JUST LEASING?

Have you ever stopped and wondered ‘what do I really own’? This is a question that cuts across all demographics: men and women, the young and the elderly, minimalists and

LOST IN TRANSLATION: DISCLOSE THE ALGORITHM!

How much our daily lives and activities rely on algorithms…well, it is overwhelming. You may not quite understand what an algorithm is, but that does not mean you are quite

Amazon Country, Population: Everybody

Forget all you knew about Amazon, because what is really cooking behind closed doors goes much deeper. At first glance, Amazon may seem “just an e-commerce company, just like e-Bay”.

ONE STEP FORWARD, TWO STEPS BACK: AI & SEXISM

Artificial intelligence, or AI, is one of the greatest technological prodigies of our era. That is undeniable. Still, proof that AI is gender biased keeps piling up: online translators, virtual

BREAK THE BLUE CODE, BECOME A WHITE OUTCAST

The night of April 29, 2017, a Jordan Edwards was shot by the police. He was African American. He was fifteen years old. This could have been one of many