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!” ‘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 […]

It all began with a post on the wall…

“Today you are you, that is truer than true. There is no one alive who is youer than you.” ― Dr. Seuss As a child there was nothing I enjoyed more than pestering my mother into reading just one more book. These books nearly always consisted of a Dr Seuss story, my favourites being “Are […]