"Open Doors" survey finds declines in total numbers of enrolled international students in 2018-19 and continuing declines in new enrollments, though the latter declines are less sharp than in prior two years.
Nick GillespieDespite headline, total number of foreign students in US increased, which is good for our standing in the world. "State Department officials said the Trump administration was investing in increasing international enrollment."
Fans of non-actors struggling to convincingly portray their actual selves will have enjoyed Andrew Marr’s uncanny-valley appearance on Jed Mercurio’s new BBC drama Bodyguard. Yet because everything’s a problem now, the decades-old trick of using a...
Nick GillespieInteresting from @Dorianlynskey in @NewStatesman. Quote Orwell: "The evident connection between personal unhappiness and readiness to believe the incredible is its most interesting discovery.” Way forward in our media-soaked age is better media literacy.
Juliana Crain is on a mission to take down Reichsmarschall Smith, as the Nazis use the Die Nebenwelt Portal to infiltrate other worlds. Helen Smith struggles to protect her fractured family. Chief Inspector Kido is caught between the Imperial Army...
When Errol Morris debuted American Dharma, his documentary about Stephen Bannon, last year at the Venice Film Festival, he received
Nick GillespieHere's a long, intense, and fun @reason podcast I did with @errolmorris about his Steve Bannon doc American Dharma, #cancelculture, his famous run-in with Thomas Kuhn (!), and his great @netflix series Wormwood (about MKUltra).