The challenges facing our country’s media landscape are growing. It’s not just that the media is unpleasant, unrefined, or uncivil – the backwardness of the media is fueling divisions between ourselves and our political leaders. It’s preventing us from addressing more important challenges.
We think there’s a new way of presenting and experiencing the news.
- Science CivicsAccording to FOIA documents received from Attorney General Nessel’s Office on the State of Michigan v. 3M, attorneys have spent over 4,500 hours working on this case since July 2019, costing $650,888 so far (the Attorney General’s Office confirmed this figure).RMS CivicsFlorida A&M University responded to our request, which yielded 26 pages of emails, 10 of which were relevant to our inquiry. Here are some highlights:CivicsFor weeks, headlines have been repeatedly broadcasting that international students are in jeopardy of being sent home in the fall if they take online-only courses and the Administration is forcing them to take in-person classes.ScienceLast week, Fourth View hosted a Zoom webinar titled, “Tech Toks: Is AI Racist?” It explored how technology intersects with race. From processing college applications to making lending decisions, the conventional wisdom that a computer would be more equitable may not necessarily be the case.