Annika Neujahr

Annika Neujahr is a former content coordinator at Fair Observer.

The Generation of Escapists

June 24, 2012

A look at reasons behind the increasing popularity of the fantasy-adventure genre and the supernatural. The 18th century enlightenment battled superstition and promoted science, which essentially means believing only what can be tested and proven. In the early stages of industrialization and imperialism in the 19th century, the creative community...

Politics and Social Media: It's All About Positioning the Spotlight

April 22, 2012

The Occupy Movement and the Arab Spring are only two examples of social media helping citizens to take action. In recent times, the power of social media has increasingly been felt in politics. The positive effect of social media on the Arab Spring is widely agreed upon. During the Tunisian...