(Almost) Everything You Need to Know About Media

We should begin our discussion on media with a story:  “There are these two young fish swimming along and they happen to meet an older fish swimming the other way, who nods at them and says “Morning, boys. How’s the water?” And the two young...

How Does the Media Change Our Culture, Worldview, and Brain?

I’m born in a world that had no phones or internet. Social media or Netflix didn’t exist yet.  I grew up with time for daydreaming and playing off the screens.   Compared to Gen Z born during the IT revolution, my advantage is having a...

Better Not Believe It

Photo by Emiliano Bar on Unsplash The media is telling us what Islam is, like if we know nothing about it.  A couple of months ago, I watched the Netflix documentary 13th. I watched it again a week ago. And what shocked me the first time gave me a matter to...