Euan Findlater

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U.K. Strategic Culture and Post-Brexit Strategic Considerations

Political upheavals, economic turmoil, armed conflicts and intensifying security threats, have contributed to a current state of international affairs that is defined by deep uncertainty.[1] For the United Kingdom (UK), … Continue reading

June 14, 2017 · Leave a comment

Social Media Adventure: #475day

Social media is evolving exponentially every day. Just as you get used to using one app, another app appears out of nowhere and dominates the media landscape. This fast past … Continue reading

April 13, 2017 · Leave a comment

Evolution of the Ends, Ways and Means of Journalism

The debate over the future of journalism and the news is ongoing. I fully believe that journalism is NOT dying. Instead, we have entered a new era of journalism where … Continue reading

April 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

Making Sense of the Chaotic Overflow of Information: Is Curation Journalism?

Curation can be understood as the consolidation and organizing of information into specific, specialized packages that are easily accessible and readable to the consumer. The concept of curation is certainly … Continue reading

March 1, 2017 · Leave a comment

Chewbacca, Kermit, and Fake News: The Art of Virality

How on Earth did this become viral!? I ask this question a lot. For instance: How does a completely ridiculous video of a “Chewbacca Lady” become so popular? How does … Continue reading

February 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

The Importance of Being Media Literate in Today’s Society

Fake news is not a new phenomenon, however, the importance of being media literate is increasingly paramount in our evolving media and news environment that is becoming dominated by social … Continue reading

February 8, 2017 · Leave a comment

Power and Responsibility: Social Media’s Global Revolution

Social media has become a vital stimulant for social change in the 21st century. In response to this phenomenon, I believe that we share two major tasks. First, we must … Continue reading

January 28, 2017 · Leave a comment