Jamshid Ghazi Askar
Recent Articles by Jamshid Ghazi Askar
Published: Monday, June 17, 2013 8:33 pm MDT
Recent news stories with strong statements supporting same-sex marriage outnumbered stories strongly expressing the opposing viewpoint by a 5-to-1 ratio.
Published: Friday, June 14, 2013 3:51 pm MDT
The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity is the advertising industry’s largest annual trade show and awards gala. It's celebrating its 60th anniversary this year.
Published: Thursday, June 13, 2013 2:06 pm MDT
When Superman made his comic book debut in 1938, he was a borderline socialist with a grudge against big business. However, in "Man of Steel," which opens June 14, Clark Kent's alter ego is so mainstream that h...
Published: Friday, June 7, 2013 3:51 pm MDT
Guardian reporter Glenn Greenwald carries the passion of an activist and the savvy of a veteran litigator steeped in the American legal system.
Published: Wednesday, June 5, 2013 11:10 pm MDT
After The Guardian broke news of a secret court order that compels Verizon to feed massive amounts of data to the NSA without publicly commenting on the practice, The Washington Post cited experts who believe t...
Published: Monday, June 3, 2013 3:13 pm MDT
A former Princeton professor, the chairman of the Federal Reserve spoke Sunday at the university’s commencement ceremonies.
Published: Monday, June 3, 2013 2:23 pm MDT
Ninety percent of tweets about the anti-government protests in Istanbul are coming from within Turkey.
Published: Friday, May 31, 2013 10:40 am MDT
Science fiction meets coming-of-age in “After Earth.” Refreshingly, the film is devoid of offensive language, nudity and sexual content.
Published: Friday, May 31, 2013 10:20 am MDT
A major player in Bible publishing sheds light on the process that churns out millions of Good Books.
Published: Tuesday, May 28, 2013 4:39 pm MDT
With the recent lapse of its contract with Viacom, Netflix streaming lost all of its Nickelodeon titles.