Tag Archives: Bias

The Real Truth about NYC’s Elite High Schools

A couple days ago, the NYTimes published an op-ed proclaiming “The Truth about NYC’s Elite High Schools”. The truth, according to them, is the following: NYC’s elite high schools are a bastion of bias and discrimination. In order to remedy this, … Continue reading

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Anyone over 6-feet should be Banned from the NBA

We as a society recognize that discriminating against someone based on the color of their skin, or sexual orientation, is flat out wrong. That discriminating on the basis of inborn qualities that cannot be controlled by the individual, is deeply … Continue reading

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The Crimean “Crisis” and Western Bias

Just two weeks ago, we had discussed the bias in international reporting, and the tendency of media outlets to report the most sensational facts without providing proper context and a full-view of the situation. How time appropriate, given the outbreak … Continue reading

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Voyeurism and International News

I remember as a little kid, when my family & I were about to travel to New York City for the first time. I was absolutely scared to within an inch of my life, convinced that within weeks, I would be … Continue reading

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