https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E9PxdJNIc6w Instead of chasing after a major news story today, I wanted to highlight, and possibly contextualize a trend occurring in the media landscape right now. To preface, I am a free speech absolutist, believing that anything can be said in any forum, and no speech or form of expression should be censored or impeded … Continue reading Free Speech in Art: A Look at How One Slip-Up Can Lead to Doom for Artists in 2018
I covered the Vegas shooting extensively as I was both a Vegas local and I felt that the story has way more to it than the mainstream is letting on. The fact that every statement the police and Sheriff Lombardo put out has been proven false and the story keeps getting shadier, it's important to … Continue reading Interesting Video on the Vegas Shooter Story that Continues to Unfold
This blog is an interesting case, as the more time passes from the horrible shooting in Las Vegas, it seems that the situation becomes less clear. Unlike tragedies like the Boston Bombing and the Pulse Night Club shooting, the more we learn of the shooter the stranger the motives seem. For an old man with … Continue reading Is There More to the Vegas Shooting?
As a third generation native from Las Vegas, Nevada, it’s hard to describe how devastating it was to see this morning’s events unfold. I had to rely solely on mainstream outlets and local Twitter accounts to inform me of the tragedy that was taking place in my city, and the more I watched and read, … Continue reading What to Take Away From the Shooting in Vegas