September 10, 2014
themediafix:

Happy Internet Slowdown Day! 
Take action to save Net Neutrality: http://bit.ly/1qLsc6U

themediafix:

Happy Internet Slowdown Day! 

Take action to save Net Neutrality: http://bit.ly/1qLsc6U

September 8, 2014
pewinternet:

Happy International Literacy Day! Above: A snapshot of reading in America.
As of January 2014, 76% of American adults 18+ said they read at least 1 book in the past year. 

pewinternet:

Happy International Literacy Day! Above: A snapshot of reading in America.

As of January 2014, 76% of American adults 18+ said they read at least 1 book in the past year. 

September 8, 2014
americanlibraryassoc:

Happy International Literacy Day! :D

americanlibraryassoc:

Happy International Literacy Day! :D

September 4, 2014

mediterranean-dreamer:

PREACH

(Source: cindymayweather, via partyprofessor6)

August 25, 2014

(Source: Spotify)

August 25, 2014

Last Week Tonight with John Oliver - John Oliver Literally Destroys Piñatas (2014)

John satirizes clickbait headlines.  It’s epic! 

August 21, 2014
All Things Considered - We Are What We Google: How Search Terms Reflect Our Wealth (2014)

August 21, 2014

August 20, 2014

The Checkout - Gendered Marketing (2014)

Kirsten Drysdale and Zoe Norton Lodge examine the issue of market segmentation by gender and find we’ve all got an equal opportunity to pay more.

From Australia, The Checkout is “a satirical consumer affairs series.”  This video provides a great example of how information literacy can be applied to real world situations.  Are gendered products offer substantially different benefits?  Why should women pay more for less?  Why do consumers allow this to happen?

August 19, 2014
The Diane Rehm Show - Judging The Credibility Of News In The Digital Age (2014)

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