Stacy Kim

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Social media sites pose a potential threat to truth and US democracy

On Aug. 18 at 7:23 a.m., President Donald Trump tweeted that, “Social Media is totally discriminating against Republican/Conservative voices.” Trump said that Google’s news service is biased against him. He also claimed that social media platforms interfered in the 2016 election in favor of Hillary Clinton. U.S. Attorney General Jess Sessions has also shown concern…

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CUNY professors hit with major reduction in teaching hours

CUNY and the Professional Staff Congress have come to an agreement to implement a reduction in the current faculty teaching load of 21 credit hours. PSC has announced that the change is intended to “enable professors to devote more time to individual work with students, to advising, holding office hours, conducting academic research, and engaging…

Father follows digital footprints in Chaganty’s thriller Searching
Arts & Style

Father follows digital footprints in Chaganty’s thriller Searching

A wildly unconventional film recently lured moviegoers back to theaters. Searching, the feature debut for writer-director Aneesh Chaganty, is told entirely through a computer screen — FaceTime calls, news stories, old home videos and YouTube videos. In an interview with Screen Rant, Chaganty expressed that the filmmaking approach used in the film was a fresh…