For the next season at the Global Oyster I will be dedicating myself to forgotten tragedies around the world. I will report on wars that are less covered by mainstream media, providing analysis on hidden violations of humanitarian law and attempting to voice different points of view by involving affected citizens, mainly young students, to… Read More The Issue of Palestine Seen Through the Eyes of a Gazawi
In 2009, a computer genius known as Satoshi Nakamoto launched the first transaction of Bitcoin, a completely decentralized electronic currency. During the last five years, the crypto-currency went through ups and downs, but it’s also true that it gained a sort of immortality, bringing to light countless altcoins – that is to say, virtual independent coins. On… Read More PotCoin Is the New Crypto-Currency for all weed-lovers. Happy 4/20!!
Earlier this month, members of the Campaign To Stop Killer Robots briefed UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon’s Advisory Board on Disarmament Issues on the emergent threat of autonomous weapons systems and killer robots. On 7 March, Ban Ki-moon spoke to the advisory board personally and encouraged a quick resolution on the concerns expressed internationally regarding the… Read More Stop the Killer Robots: an Interview With Professor Noel Sharkey
A teacher, a lawyer, a political analyst, a deputee director for the UN and a journalist: American-born David Bosco is an ambitious multi-tasker. Currently, he is a contributing writer at Foreign Policy and an professor of International Politics at the American University of Washington D.C. in the United States. During his experience as a freelancer… Read More Interviewing David Bosco: On Being a Journalist in the 21st Century, Twitter and Teaching Politics
Dr. Rajash Rawal is a researcher at the European Public Management Research Group and a lecturer at the Haagse Hogeschool in the Netherlands, but most of all he specializes in the role of media in European politics. Rawal has published and contributed to many articles regarding the topics of e-democracy, e-government, social inclusion and Cyberterror… Read More Cyberterrorism in the 21st century: Interview to Rajash Rawal