“I think [Spotlight] makes the point that however flawed we are, that we are still necessary, that we serve an important role in society.”
Soccer is not the same thing as politics. In soccer you can play, train, and at the end of the day you’re doing something you enjoy.
Dr. Han Seung-soo has served as Prime Minister of the Republic of Korea (2008-2009), Minister of Foreign Affairs (2001-2002), and Korean Ambassador to the United States (1993-1994) among other roles in politics and diplomacy. He also presided as President of the 56th Session of the United Nations General Assembly in 2001. Since 2013, Dr. Han has […]
“National security is being used to shield politicians from embarrassment or criticism” – Jaffer on privacy’s role in electoral politics
“The media can focus a bit more on the human element of the crisis” – Martin Xuereb, current director of the Migrant Offshore Aid Station
Shea Serrano is a staff writer for Grantland. He recently published The Rap Year Book: The Most Important Rap Song From Every Year Since 1979, Discussed, Debated and Deconstructed, which became a New York Times best-seller this week. Harvard Political Review: In 1992 VP candidate Dan Quayle said that “2Pacalypse Now” “has no place in our […]
Carr discusses the danger “that we take political discourse and funnel it into these communication systems of social media that were designed for banter among friends”