How Immigrants are portrayed on Social Media

Social media largely portrays immigrants negatively. It generates and spreads racist and anti-immigration sentiments to a broad audience, encouraging the public and policymakers to block immigration and immigrants. Right-wing social media channels portray immigrants as criminals, terrorists, and savages. According to these outlets, Mexican and Latin American migrants are criminals, while African migrants are uncivilized … Continue reading How Immigrants are portrayed on Social Media

Negative Effects of Social Media on Mainstream Media

Social media curtails the power of mainstream media. For decades, traditional media dominated the news industry, determining the content to show to viewers and readers. The monopoly allowed governments, dictators, and powerful individuals to infiltrate the media industry and spread propaganda. For example, some governments control media companies, allowing regimes to shape people’s views on … Continue reading Negative Effects of Social Media on Mainstream Media

The Impact of Social Media on Traditional Media

Social media is among the most disruptive technologies. It has influenced how people receive news, view content, and share information. The technology spreads information widely and directly to a person’s smartphone, reducing news delivery time. Social media has significantly affected traditional media. The impact is both positive and negative, but the drawbacks outweigh the benefits. … Continue reading The Impact of Social Media on Traditional Media

How do I get to Zetech University from Nairobi CBD?

Zetech University is located in Ruiru along Thika Road. You will not enter Ruiru town, but alight at Ruiru footbridge/flyover. The primary option is to board the buses going to Ruiru or Juja. They include Lopha Travelers and Runa Sacco, available at the intersection of Ronald Ngala St and Munyu Rd, just next to Virginia and … Continue reading How do I get to Zetech University from Nairobi CBD?

Why is Uganda Taking Afghan Refugees?

Uganda has agreed to host 2,000 Afghan refugees at the United States’ request. On August 2021, the Taliban overran Afghanistan at an unprecedented rate, catching intelligence agencies, the Afghan government, and Afghans at a surprise. No one thought the group would ever return to power, and even those who saw the possibility anticipated years to … Continue reading Why is Uganda Taking Afghan Refugees?

The Impact of Gun Control on Law Enforcement and Crime

Gun control involves laws and policies to regulate the production, sale, possession, transfer, and use of firearms. Gun control laws limit gun ownership and use in a country. Most countries do not allow civilians to own firearms unless under exceptional circumstances. On the other hand, some countries allow citizens to buy and own firearms without … Continue reading The Impact of Gun Control on Law Enforcement and Crime

What Technology has been the Most Influential in Your Life?

Students are often asked to write an admission essay on the most influential technology or technologies in their life. Below is a sample. The technologies that have been most influential in my life are the smartphone and the internet. I use my smartphone to communicate with family, friends, and colleagues. The gadget allows me to … Continue reading What Technology has been the Most Influential in Your Life?

What does it mean to be Morally Responsible in Modern Society?

Moral responsibility denotes the comprehension of right and wrong and the willingness to act morally in any situation. People evolve with time, and some behaviors that were acceptable decades ago are considered immoral, unethical, and uncivilized in modern society. Even in the present world, the morality concept varies across cultures and geographic locations. Nevertheless, the … Continue reading What does it mean to be Morally Responsible in Modern Society?

How do I get to Kenyatta University (KU) from Nairobi CBD?

Kenya University is located along Thika Road next to Kahawa Barracks. The primary option is to board the buses going to Ruiru or Juja. They include Lopha Travelers and Runa Sacco, available at the intersection of Ronald Ngala St and Munyu Rd, just next to Virginia and Nicco buses. Tell the conductor to drop you at … Continue reading How do I get to Kenyatta University (KU) from Nairobi CBD?