Lifestyle

Social MediaApril 16, 2019

Locked Up Inside the Social Media News Bubble

Social Media has effectively transformed our world. News circulated on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram can cross borders in split seconds. But is it helping us become any more knowledgeable? “In general, the greater the understanding, the greater the delusion” – George Orwell, 1984. Today, we tend to think of ourselves as well-informed individuals because the

PoliticsMarch 6, 2019

The War of Fake News on GCC and How Not To Fall For It

  The importance of understanding the war of fake news, and learning how to arm yourself against it. Today’s political landscape is getting grayer and grayer, with the constant flow of new forces and tactics coming to the surface, one of the most harmful ones being fake news. Though fake news might not be a

BeautyOctober 23, 2018

The Botox Culture

  As more and more people turn to cosmetic procedures to remain young and beautiful, is this simply

LifestyleAugust 28, 2018

The Art of Overcoming Bad Habits

  The only way to beat a bad habit is to plan it out with a strong faith in your abilities. We will illustrate here the importance of maintaining a real mindset! My eagerness was to improve my current state with the best attitude has always pushed me to update everything into a healthy version. 

LifestyleJuly 9, 2018

The Fifteen-Minute Radius Theory

  What maintaining a 15 minutes drive lifestyle can mean for us as citizens. Call it a theory, a way of life, or whatever label it fits to signify what a daily map should one adopt to have a stress free and fulfilled life. This theory of mine defines that whatever daily errand or chore

Social MediaMay 21, 2018

Do We Still Exist If We Are Not Online?

  A look at what life could mean if we are not active on social media. In today’s world where social media has gained such popularity among people of all ages, online presence has become the primary tool for communication and engagement with family, friends, and followers. People can get their “social fix” online by

Social MediaSeptember 26, 2017

How New Media Is Influencing Our Social Norms

The influence of social media has led to the encouragement of action and challenging of the status quo.

TravelJuly 13, 2017

Holi-STAY – The Rise of Staycations!

Exploring the concept of a “vacation” beyond the traveling on a boat/plane to a land beyond your comfort zone and discovering those lands and what it has to offer in a relaxing mode. Perhaps to discover something you might not need to travel so far away, sometimes the “unknown” is behind our backyard. Summer holidays can

HistoryMay 22, 2017

The History of Messages

Exploring the previous eras and ways of telecommunication untill they progressed to the current state. In these fast-paced days where people send billions of messages every day whizzing across the globe, we tend to omit from our heads the early beginnings of telecommunication that was used by our ancestors. What did people do when they

HistoryApril 19, 2017

Social Media – The New Colosseum

Today we circulate graphic images and inhumane videos in hopes of awakening a part of the human mind that has yet to be desensitized. Between 70-80 A.D., ancient Rome has built an open-air venue famously known as the Colosseum for entertainment. You can hardly imagine the Colosseum without the association of brutal, vicious, and masculine