Who is the NSA really monitoring?
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Who is the NSA really monitoring?

Secrets don’t make friends when it comes to the opinion of the Press. This controversial NSA terrorist surveillance program was first authorized in 2006 and has been the subject of a press-hype many times since. It happened to former President George W.¬†Bush in early 2007 and history is repeating itself with President Obama. Following some … Continue reading

Why Humoring Sexist Politics Breeds Sexism.
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Why Humoring Sexist Politics Breeds Sexism.

I am a feminist, and no, it is not a nostalgic term. The very fact that we think of feminism as “passe” is the work of the male dominated culture. The need for radical feminism in the U.S. is growing because male Politicians are discussing the following issues; abortion, birth control, womens salaries, paid maternity … Continue reading

Instagram and Facebook: The Monopoly on Sharing
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Instagram and Facebook: The Monopoly on Sharing

Instagram co-founder and CEO¬†Kevin Systrom apparently asked $2billion for his photo-sharing app. An application with 30 million (obsessive) users, but yeilds no profit. I can only think of one justification for this price tag: The number of users is about to skyrocket with Instagram’s long awaited entrance into the Android market. Within the next 30 … Continue reading