Is Social Media a Blessing or a Curse? – #ParisAttacks


With increasing numbers of digital platforms available to share information and a myriad of devices upon which people can find it, there is more out there than ever before. In turn this means there is more unverified information available causing problems. This is especially the case when there is an attack on a city unfolding… Read More Is Social Media a Blessing or a Curse? – #ParisAttacks

TAKING SIDES: Abdul and Tim – Iraq – 911


27/03/2003 “Abdul is my world, my 3rd child. My first two children went straight to Jannah… heaven. Still born. That’s what the doctor called it. You see it’s difficult to raise children here in Iraq. UN sanctions are impoverishing our land, it’s been 13 years now. Children are malnourished…” I offer halwa to the Western journalist… Read More TAKING SIDES: Abdul and Tim – Iraq – 911

287 new spy files leaked. “Sounds like that’s something out of Hollywood”- Julian Assange


12.45 Today wikileaks released 287 new files in which the extent of which surveillance technology is used to monitor citizens in both a democracies and dictatorships alike can be seen. “Sounds like that’s something out of Hollywood” said Julian Assange, founder of wikileaks at a press conference held today at City University. Ever wondered how… Read More 287 new spy files leaked. “Sounds like that’s something out of Hollywood”- Julian Assange

Pakistan in the Media. میڈیا میں پاکستان


Pakistan is no doubt a country that faces incredible hardship. An event tonight at City University discussed the relationship between a country that is at odds with corruption, poverty, natural disasters and terrorism, and a currently hostile media. It is undeniable that the problems of Pakistan need to be addressed yet the current approach of the media is… Read More Pakistan in the Media. میڈیا میں پاکستان