Spectacle Vs Compassion

I feel that to see others suffering as a ‘topic’ – it becomes more difficult to feel empathetic towards those who are suffering. I think this is mainly to do with storytellers who basically exhibit the suffering to us – commonly those who are contrastable, and do not bare the suffering for themselves. Can bystanders…

CHANGING OUR LIVES ONE SELFIE AT A TIME.

19% of us are uploading selfies regularly to our social media accounts, by all different kinds of people and in all kinds of situations – and what for? We all know they provide a visual representation of your identity, who you are, what you do, how you feel, but they can mean and function more…

BCM210: Are sites like facebook offering us researchable content?

When gathering knowledge, we are conducting research. Most of the time in everyday life, we are researching without consciously knowing at the time. When I scroll through my facebook feed, I see all sorts of different articles (which seem to be mainly provided by unreliable, un-news-worthy sites. Yet, I open them, eagerly interested in acquiring…