‘Fire and Fury’ isn’t fake news, but…

By Uchenna Ekwo When President Donald Trump threatened in August last year to unleash “fire and fury” against North Korea if it endangered the United States, little did he know that journalist Michael Wolff would use his exact same words as a book title to detonate a literary missile that…

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MEDIA FRAMING OF GLOBAL MIGRATION: PERCEPTIONS MATTER, SAY EXPERTS

Following extensive debate, discussion, and dialogue, participants and speakers at the 2017 Gershowitz Conference on Media and Democratic Governance agreed that the media reports and policies on global migration fuel wrong perceptions about immigrants and refugees. Perception matters, says Keynote Speaker, Dr. Ariane Chebel d’Appollonia of Rutgers University’s School of…

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Trump’s order on healthcare, matters arising

By Osmond Ekwueme In the wake of the failure of Congress to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, President Donald Trump is moving to dismantle the law with executive order that he announced today. What cannot be achieved by legislation, the administration aims to destroy by dictation using the…

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