Ewa Jasiewicz of Free Gaza provides an amazing first hand account of what is going on in Gaza at the moment. This is a must watch for anyone wanting to know more about the psychological war being fought there right now.
How have multitasking computer programs affected our ability to focus offline? How has military technology like the predator drone altered the psyche of American soldiers? How are online dating communities affecting our real-world relationships? Digital Nation is a nine-part PBS miniseries that looks at how our lives have become intertwined with the online world. You can watch it for free – where else, online – at www.pbs.org/frontline/digitalnation.
This video has been circling the web the last few days a young girl is frenetically working an iPad supposedly for the first time. She never pauses on anything for more than a split second. What do you think? Does this frighten or excite you?
In July 2007 an American Apache helicopter fired on a crowd of innocent Iraqis in the suburb of New Baghdad, killing over a dozen people, including two Reuters employees. Wikileaks.org obtained classified military footage of the attacks and released it online, sparking outrage from Iraqis and viewers around the world. Read more ...
The Most Dangerous Man in America tells the story of Daniel Ellsberg, a high-level Pentagon official and Vietnam War strategist. In 1971 Ellsberg concluded that the war was based on decades of lies and leaked 7,000 pages of top secret documents to the New York Times.