Tagged With: Communication

Social Media and the monopoly of information

Who will choose the next US president – the American people, or Facebook? By Jonathan Freedland Fri 31 Jul 2020 17.09 BST The social media titans are more powerful than politicians. But it doesn’t have to be this way. Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg appears by video during a US house judiciary subcommittee hearing, ‘Online Platforms and Market … Continuer la lecture »

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Fighting with words : beyond emotion…

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s eloquence in the face of arrogance is a master class   Washington Post article : commenting on the « incident »       The Guardian’s analysis  

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Music: the essence of one’s life

compare these two different approaches of Music as the essence of Life     What is Music_a poem by Duke Ellington

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The Positive and Negative sides of Media Power

The Media can be used as a positive tool to communicate and educate as suggested in this News Report from ABC But they can also cause much grief as suggested in that one

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Inventions that changed our lives

the telephone : audio clip  transcript of audio   the phonograph  transcript of audio

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