How Appropriate Is Kendall Jenner’s Cultural Appropriation?

February 22, 2021

Humanity can be divided into two groups: those who know about and understand an influential American family known as the Kardashian-Jenner clan and those who may have heard their names mentioned but have no idea why. The author of this column belongs to the second group.  Of the five...

There Is No More Social Media

May 26, 2018

Influencer marketing might once have been a secondary effect or by-product of social media, but it’s now an integral part of any social platform’s vitality.  Few things are more suspicious than a gift from an anonymous benefactor, who asks nothing in return but your attention. It becomes...

The Pepsi Ad Controversy

April 07, 2017

Pepsi’s recent “Moments” commercial creates controversy over trivialization of the Black Lives Matter movement. When Kendall Jenner starred in her first Pepsi ad, she probably wasn’t expecting the backlash. Many people are angry with the way that Pepsi has appropriated the imagery and...