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Prof Talk: Is Facebook a Global Threat?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2aQ4QCC1gIo In today's Prof Talk, UVA Professor Siva Vaidhyanathan explains how Facebook has become a global threat to democracy. It's not just babies and dog...
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Prof Talk: “Liberals, You’re Not as Smart as You Think”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dccf2GmLRQQ Gerard Alexander, the author of "Liberals, You're Not as Smart as You Think," spoke to WUVA about his disregard for cultural appropriation, and the...

OPINION: The Proud 12%, UVa’s First-Generation College Students

First-generation college students (FGCS) face an array of unique challenges upon enrollment that extend years past graduation. The formative years of a university career...

Milo Yiannopoulos Lecture at Berkeley Cancelled

Milo Yiannopoulos Lecture at Berkeley Cancelled Milo Yiannopoulos of Breitbart News is currently on a nationwide tour of college campuses (which he calls ‘hotbeds’...

OPINION: Snapchat Misses the Target

This summer, I’ve had the pleasure of working at an ad agency and part of this experience landed me at Snapchat headquarters in Venice,...

Four Years of Scandal for the Community of Trust

The world is growing smaller and the previous four years of political, social, and cultural change have left lasting scars on our community not...
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Prof Talk: Why You Shouldn’t Have Meme-ified “This Is America”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dLuwqR2uG8g In this episode of "Prof Talk," Media Studies professor William Little tackles what's wrong with co-opting racial messages in music videos and films.

OPINION: The Aadhaar Card is India’s Next Big Thing

In the United States, your identity can be proven with a passport or a driver’s license -- most importantly, your social security number. This...

OPINION: Is Freedom Ringing Loud Enough?

Amongst the events of UVa’s Bicentennial Commemoration was the reiterated announcement of a new monument coming to Grounds: the "Memorial to Enslaved Laborers."  The memorial...

International Students Voice Opinions on Polarizing Domestic Events

The racially charged events of the summer have been analyzed one hundred times over at this point in the school year. Students, professors, locals...

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UVA Day in the Life | On Grounds Edition | Quarantine

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BB2WSlDW3WY&feature=youtu.be WUVA producer Dean is still living in dorms on Grounds weeks after classes were moved online and nearly everyone else has left. Life is...

Users respond to Zoom’s privacy and security issues

With a background of earth in the shape of a heart and the words “WE CARE,” Zoom founder Eric S. Yuan assured CNN last...

On This Date: Virginia Basketball Wins First Ever National Championship

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MsIlVKPKGsg A year ago today, the Virginia Cavaliers men's basketball team defeated the Texas Tech Red Raiders 85-77 in overtime in the national championship game...