The United Kingdom might be seeing its own version of the infamous Gawker versus Hogan case play out in its own legal system, but with a twist. Section 40 is a new law that if enacted, will force publishers to pay for the legal expenses
President Obama and President Trump have both made notable marks on the pop culture media world, but in very different ways.
Trump Team Suggests Cuts to Corporation for Public Broadcasting Funding. That would affect more than NPR.
Following President Trump’s inauguration, social media and news outlets exploded with reports of what his administration was doing, what they were about to do, and what they were considering doing. Among these stories lurks a terrifying headline for public radio and television fans: Donald Trump
Editor’s Note: The photo essay in question is not linked because the photographer published material without credentials from the event and without permission from the subjects. After Magnum photographer Matt Stuart improperly attended The George Washington University’s Inaugural Ball and published risqué photos of students
Editor’s Note: The photo essay in question is not linked because the photographer published material without credentials from the event and without permission from the subjects. Wild revelers supporting Donald Trump? That’s not the best way to characterize students at The George Washington University. Nevertheless, that’s
Since the rise of Myanmar’s Buddhist government in 2012, there has been greater conflict between the country’s Rohingya Muslim population and its government. The conflict prompted the rise of a Muslim insurgency called the Faith Movement which has consistently clashed with the Myanmar military. Recently,
Newsfeeds and television screens across the country are being inundated with images from the Women’s March on Washington and and its sister marches in cities across the country on January 21. While news sources largely frame the march as a victory for all women, they
The Amazon Echo was one of 2016’s hottest items. The device sold out over Christmas. One of the many features or “skills” of Echo is the Flash Briefing, a collection of mini podcasts from news outlets that can be customized by the user. Sources for the
Since the presidential election in November, Facebook has been under constant public scrutiny in anticipation of how it would address its fake news problem. In December, the company added features that warn readers of dubious sources and also allow them to flag stories as potentially
Since the dawn of the 2016 election, “fake news” seems to be all of the buzz in the journalistic community. The overarching term first appeared to be coined by liberal political pundits attributing Clinton’s loss to a series of Trump-aligned fake stories circulating social media.