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Facebook is a Surveillance Machine

I’ve been increasingly weary of posting status updates on Facebook over the last few months, and the latest revelations of the data harvesting by a firm Cambridge Analytica only heighten my anxiety about what Facebook is becoming: a massive surveillance machine. 214 weitere Wörter


Spoken Word in the Age of AI

by Bilal Ahmed

It might seem a bit strange for some of us that in this age of AI and Virtual Reality, spoken word culture in India and across the world is gaining popularity. 446 weitere Wörter

Citizen Solidarity and Liberal Society

by Daniel A. Kaufman

In his essay, “See Something?  Don’t Say Anything,” Dan Tippens has broached an essential subject.  For a liberal society to survive, a healthy space must be maintained between the state and the citizenry.  1.351 weitere Wörter


Diane Arbus – To Go Where I Have Never Been

Above: Aldous Huxley – author of Brave New World (1936) by Diane Arbus

American photographer/writer Diane Arbus was born Diane Nemerov on 14 March, 1923, to David Nemerov and Gertrude Russek Nemerov, a Jewish couple who lived in New York City and owned… 378 weitere Wörter


A Brave New World - Aldous Huxley

Deer Reeder,

After this one I’ve only got one more book to review and then I’m up to speed! I say this now but we all know what the reality will be, I’ll end up drowned in coursework and therefore will do more reading then reviewing in my spare time (if a laptop keyboard had the eye roll emoji it would go right here). 680 weitere Wörter

Book Review

Book Review: Brave New World

Brave New World has been on my TBR list since high school and I just have never gotten around to it. Sometimes I have a hard time with „classics;“ I either love them or I hate them (probably depending on whether it is truly relatable to me). 361 weitere Wörter

Top Ten Tuesday: Favorite Book Quotes

Happy Tuesday!! I am so excited for today’s Top Ten Tuesday topic because it focuses on one of my favorite things: QUOTES. So many of my books are covered in highlighter and pen lines because I’m an avid annotator and marker of writing that really resonates with me. 284 weitere Wörter

Top Ten Tuesday