Speaker at CDE Great Lakes Academy

I was so honoured to be invited as a guest speaker by the Centre for Development and Enterprises Great Lakes, for a seminar of their on blogging and journalism. The seminar took place on March 1 in Burundi, and I spoke to the participants through a pre-recorded video (as I was in Istanbul, Turkey at […]

Das schockierende Framing der ARD

Die Website netzpolitik.org hat ein internes Dokument der ARD veröffentlicht, das den Sender in eine peinliche Situation bringt. Die ARD hatte die Sprachwissenschaftlerin Elisabeth Wehling damit beauftragt ein Strategiepapier zu entwickeln – mit dem Ziel das eigene Image aufzupolierenund gegen GEZ-Kritik Stimmung zu machen. Ein Vorhaben, das durch die Enthüllung gehörig nach hinten losging.

100 articles for FEE!

On February 22 I published my 100th article on the website of the Foundation for Economic Education. The piece is titled “The Food Nannies Are Coming to Protect You from Hamburgers and Soda”, and talks about a recent scientific recommendation in the journal The Lancet, in which public health advocates demand higher taxes on unhealthy […]