The finale: my reflection

“If you never did you should. These things are fun  and fun is good.”  – Dr Seuss 6 weeks ago my BCM110 classmates and I were told that we were to initiate a blog; beginning with an introduction to ourselves, followed by a post a week that corresponds with what we have discussed in our […]

Realate to me.

    Today’s topic is the public sphere, no-no not an actual sphere: rather an arena in which citizens may debate and discuss common societal concerns- as defined by Mr Jurgen Habermas in his book the Public Sphere.  Well naturally as we modernise so to do our debates; and although we may consider ourselves to be […]

“Power is addictative”

  Rupert Murdoch is chairman and CEO of News Corporations; he has published the Australian, the Wall Street journal and founded twentieth-Century Fox Film, Murdoch is a mass media mogul and according to Forbes has a net worth of 11.2 billion dollars, he is the 91st richest person in the world 33rd in America and […]

A hijab of hidden messages!

“Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try!”  Con.tro.ver.sy: ‘a prolonged public dispute, debate, or contention; disputation concerning a matter of opinion’. I want to talk about the fundamental aspects of semiotics. Semiotics is the study of signs and symbols used […]