Television is often a strange window into a culture.
Both CNN And Vagabond Journey Ripped Off By Fake Youtube Channel
My content is aired on a Youtube channel called CNNExlcusive without permission. It seems as if CNN may have ripped us off.
China Is Too Big, Vast, and Complicated For Singular Media Narratives
I recently reported that Christianity is thriving in China and the government is taking a much more hands-off approach, then a Christian bookstore worker gets thrown in jail in Shanxi. China is a vast menagerie of contradiction, and to report on it properly you need to embrace this reality.
Absurd Racism Claim And Attacks On Chinese Culture
Claims of racism hurled at Sports Illustrated's swimsuit issue degrade minority cultures in China more than the photos themselves.
Has the “Information Age” Really Made Us Any Wiser?
Does access to information really make people any wiser when they only access content that they agree with?
Olympics Show That NBC and American Networks Won’t Adapt to the New Media
I connect my VPN to a server in the UK and open BBC Sport's Olympic coverage page. I now have 24 different events that I can watch live streams of at my fingertips. The choice is mine: do I want to watch swimming or do I want to watch basketball? I can select the events [...]
New American Tribalism
Tribalism in America Based on Opinion not Ethnicity I find USA culture difficult to deal with. I do not believe that this is because people here are particularly onerous -- to the contrary, this is one of the more polite, friendly cultures on the planet -- but because I am finding that USA society is [...]
CNN News and Traveling
Watching CNN- dangers, fears, and death everywhere As a part of the benefits of a hotel room in Mexico (and being a little close to Los Estados Unidos) is that I get a television in my room. I do not usually use these things - I hardly even know what they are - but the [...]