All posts by Kathleen Sweeney

100 Year Starship Challenge

100 Year Starship Challenge

Despite the zoom consumption of media events in the fantastic land of the Internets, an occasional review once-through gleans some..

Hashtag America

Hashtag America

A millennial biracial Native American poeticizes his moment in 2013. His is, in his own words: “a house fire without..

Celebrity Energy

Celebrity Energy

Celebrity Energy: #NoFrackingWay:  Mark Ruffalo, Yoko Ono and The Anti-Fracking Movement In 2010, the Emmy-awarded documentary Gasland, by activist Josh..

Gamechanging and Change.org

Gamechanging and Change.org

As Ben Rattray, Founder of the highly influential changemaker site Change.org tells it, he graduated from Stanford with every intention..

The GIF Economy

The GIF Economy

Are GIFs the new emoticons? (Ellsbeth Reeve, The Atlantic) The shorthand capacity of the GIF has aided and abetted viral..