Recent Articles by Chandra Johnson
Published: Tuesday, April 26, 2016 10:34 pm MDT
A recent Canadian study found a correlation between social media use and what’s known as “the shallowing hypothesis” — that, as social media use has increased, Americans have become more...
Published: Thursday, April 21, 2016 11:27 am MDT
In her new book, “The Pornography Industry: What Everyone Needs to Know,” Cal State Long Beach gender and sexuality studies professor Shira Tarrant delves into the business side of an industry veile...
Published: Thursday, April 21, 2016 5:35 am MDT
The media has been criticized for its coverage of mass shootings. One journalism school in Oregon wants to change that.
Published: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 4:14 pm MDT
The abolitionist Underground Railroad advocate will be the first woman and person of color to grace paper U.S. currency.
Published: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 9:45 am MDT
Disney's visually dazzling adaptation of its beloved 1967 animated feature is terrific — if parents know what to expect.
Published: Wednesday, April 20, 2016 5:38 am MDT
What has changed since the inception of the awards and what some say needs to change.
Published: Sunday, April 17, 2016 12:22 am MDT
Do direct-to-consumer ads address serious medical issues or merely drive demand for a growing industry worth billions?
Published: Saturday, April 16, 2016 10:39 pm MDT
Marvel comics tapped Ta-Nehisi Coates to write its new look at its first and most famous black superhero.
Published: Friday, April 15, 2016 10:11 am MDT
'Hamilton,' the Broadway musical about founding father and treasury secretary Alexander Hamilton, has been called a once-in-a-lifetime theater experience, but critics say the history it sings is a little tone-d...
Published: Friday, April 15, 2016 8:58 am MDT
Library use is in flux, according to a new Pew Research Center report. Here are some reasons why Americans need to keep libraries alive.