How Much Power Does Wealth Have In Media Ownership?

With the increasing diversification of media that has gradually occurred throughout ‘Information Age’ the delivery of news and media centralises around the hyper-personalised twenty-four hour cycles of news that is accessible across a myriad of social media platforms. However, that’s not to say traditional forms of media such as newspapers and radio have become obsolete.Continue reading “How Much Power Does Wealth Have In Media Ownership?”

The Power of Semiotics: Do Symbols and Signs Reinforce Racial Stereotypes?

Wherever we go, there are many signs and symbols that we recognise to inform us of everyday things, whether it be as simple as the male and female figure on a bathroom stall, or the colours on a traffic light telling us when to stop, slow and go. It’s universally agreeable that we look atContinue reading “The Power of Semiotics: Do Symbols and Signs Reinforce Racial Stereotypes?”