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Venezuela obscured by media prejudice

By NATASHA BERTRAND – 7 years ago

The crisis in the Ukraine became arguably the biggest news story in the world this past weekend, when a breakthrough deal was signed between protest leaders and President Viktor Yanukovych…

Binge watching a result of media milieu

By TAYLOR THEWES – 8 years ago

I am going to preface this piece of writing with not a spoiler warning but an assertion marred by bluntness. The television shows Lost and Breaking Bad are going to…

Cockyboys execs to demystify gay porn

By JACK OWEN – 8 years ago

Porn: the word tends to elicit laughter. It draws to mind tired dialogue, poor acting and spray tans. But can porn—so prevalent in the modern age—promote important political messages? Can…

Media reaction to Cyrus shows industry hypocrisy

By NATASHA BERTRAND – 8 years ago

From wardrobe malfunctions to Britney-Madonna make-out sessions, from jerking to twerking to everything in between, Americans are rarely shocked by anything the music industry throws at us anymore. And yet,…

Comics, graphic novels underrated media

By JEAN-LUC BOUCHARD – 8 years ago

In the past two decades, there has been a surge in popularity in American colleges and universities to use comics as texts in the classroom. One has only to browse…

NYT writer mars paper, misinforms readers

By LANE KISONAK – 8 years ago

As the editor of an opinions section for a newspaper, I find it endlessly interesting to study opinions sections in other newspapers. Take The New York Times, for example. Its…