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Lemon and Lime

A long time ago when the light was still deciding who got in and who doesn't, yellow was in trouble.

Paris Climate Agreement - We're Back!

Today (02/19) we’re back in the Paris climate agreement. As the second largest offender (after China with way more citizens), this is significant news for the world! Biden promised to re-enter the agreement on his first day in office - and he did. The 30-day wait period has ended today, and we’re back in! According […]

The empty noise on social media

The war for attention is real, and it's brutal. Players who think they control the game are played by bigger players. And for what? For ad revenue. Companies like facebook, Google, & Co don't care what they have to do to maximise profit. If we spend more time on their sites (increasing our exposure to […]

The gloating about trump's COVID-19 diagnosis

When the message of trump’s COVID-19 infection spread, many were gloating.

Are we evil people? Did trump make himself a victim with his obsession to downplay the danger and not show “weakness”? Is it allowed to feel that way when another person is sick? What is wrong with us?

In this article, you will learn how we make moral judgements and why some people gloat over the misfortune of another individual.

How Corona shapes society

We’re amid a conflict that forces us to to find a balance between isolation and staying safe. Washing our hands, wearing masks and keeping a distance has become our new normal. Corona also changes how we interact with each other, how we love, and how we live.

Overcoming conspiracy and crisis

When conspiracy theories and rumors are on the rise Since 2016, the number of people who believe what they want has increased dramatically. Some of us have become fact-resistant. As we are dealing with the impact of the coronavirus, the world has become quieter in some places much louder in others. Telling rumors and conspiracies, […]

The danger of the obvious

Communication has more aspects than spoken words and words have more dimensions than "right" and "wrong." We should pay attention to the obvious. It saves a lot of time and energy to acknowledge what is right in front of you. However, we shouldn’t give the obvious too much importance. Perhaps the color of the wrap […]

"Ligue de LOL" Not your typical troll

The cyber mobbing clique "Ligue de LOL" is a group of French journalists, influencers, and marketers who coordinated their violent cyber mobbing attacks (mostly on women) via their Facebook group Wait, did I say "not your typical troll?" Is there such a thing as a "typical troll?" A pimply, lonely teenager in the basement? What […]

The perfect digital world
Why anonymity destroys freedom of expression

Who still believes the internet is free and uncontrollable must be rather naive. Our freedom of expression is in grave danger. You might think I am referring to sinister secret services, conspiracy theorists, or radical extremists from left and right. No. I am referring to the people who are out of control. I am speaking […]

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