Celebrities and Networked Meaning: Are Celebrities necessary in the information Eco-system? Why? How? What role do they play in key..
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Cruising through the city streets, street art appears at times like an inspiration apparition in the most grittiest of spaces,..
We have reached the tipping point with the Anthropocene, an era defined as one in which human activities have significantly..
(Photo: Matt Cardy/Getty Images) Last year, Chinese dissident and humanitarian artist Ai Weiwei created a site-specific installation at Alcatraz Island,..
When filmmaker Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald flew to Hong Kong to meet Edward Snowden for the first time,..
What exactly is the phenomenon known as “Black Twitter?” Well, there’s no invitation, no official accounting of membership, no fee..
The shorthand capacity of the GIF has aided and abetted viral meaning blitzes to such an effective degree, the..
Street Art, once seen as common graffiti and an aspect of urban blight has, since the 1980s rise of the..
(Photograph: John Lamparski/Getty Images) For anyone who participated in the 400,000 strong #PeoplesClimateMarch on Autumn Equinox September 21, 2014, the..
Lena Dunham has always been a big supporter of Planned Parenthood and women’s reproductive rights (see above screenshot of Lena Dunham’s..
This Fall, #BlackLivesMatter, a powerful hashtag movement coursed through Twitter in response to the murder of an unarmed Michael Brown..
Since this Fall, the Ebola Virus Disease has taken metaphoric form ALL over the internet. As quickly as the disease..
Going out to dinner with my friends and seeing them take pictures of themselves and their meals got me thinking:..
In the past 9 months, the Ebola Virus has ravaged the countries of Sierra Leone, Guinea and Liberia. With the..
Do you know who Tamala Jones is? What about John Witherspoon or Regina Hall? Are you familiar with K Michelle, Nicole Beharie, Ava DuVernay,..
The New York City People’s Climate March on September 21st, 2014 exceeded the expectations of the organizers as well as..