Data accessibility trend overlooks systematic biases

By Griffin Berlstein – 2 months ago

Recently there has been a trend to expand and improve open data initiatives for the simple reason that big data problem-solving can help everyone. On paper, that prospect sounds quite…

Google-Facebook duopoly imperils media

By Sylvan Perlmutter – 2 months ago

President Donald Trump was roundly criticized last week for tweeting that “network news has become so partisan, distorted and fake that licenses must be challenged and, if appropriate, revoked” (Twitter,…

Eminem’s lyrics further national divide

By Roger Han – 2 months ago

As a huge fan of Eminem myself, I came out quite disappointed after listening to his freestyle, “The Storm,” at the BET Hip Hop Awards. Besides the underwhelming lyrical flow…