The Algorithms Between Us It was the summer of 1998, and I was interning at a radio news bureau in Washington, D.C. The Lewinsky Scandal broke that year, which eventually led to Bill Clinton’s impeachment. The 24-hour television news cycle was in its infancy, and media was a bit more healthy back then with newspapers…
Is it really all consuming?
It takes a large number of counterexamples to motivate our brains to question our beliefs.
The Moment in Question People talk about why February, though the shortest month, seems to last longer. I’d say it’s because of all the disruption that happens this time of year. Think about what February brings: some of the most extreme weather, an onslaught of illnesses, and this little holiday thrown in there where professing…
A reform may be in order.
One man ran into bad luck with a pencil.
An Egyptian mummy is sent to the hospital for a battery of tests.
Here is something from NBC News to make you think.
Social Media has been a gift for some and a curse to many.
Listen to Bob Marley … again.
With the recent string of alternate facts coming from the White House, it’s past time to find new sources for truth.
I feel lost politically…
‘To Kill a Mockingbird’ and ‘Huckleberry Finn’ both ask readers to perceive black men as profoundly human. Why would you want to ban that?
Why Does it Have To Be This Way? GMP Columnist Taylor García Looks Back in Time To Make Sense of Today Looking at Diana’s Santa Fe High School senior picture, you’d never know she survived a terrible tragedy. The white teeth of her perfect smile, her blissful brown hair and eyes—an Hispanic Snow White—belies the…
Embed from Getty Images — Welcome, readers, to the first Good Men Project Daily News Brief! In this new column, we will be distilling and listing current important stories we feel are affecting Democracy. Thomas Jefferson is attributed as saying “The cornerstone of democracy is a well-informed electorate.” This is something I believe in the…
On Friday and Saturday, communities in Philly convened to denounce gun violence. The scenes, audience and messaging were largely unalike.