Category Editorials

Why Diversity Is Important in Media

A board featuring the text "You belong" on a background of all kinds of colours

Just over a year ago, I was listening to a podcast when one of the hosts said he didn’t understand why diversity is important in media. I remember, because I had been listening to these people for years, and this…

Societal Progress Is Not Linear

Picture of a pendulum in a circular pit, by Mike Von

Nowadays, it can feel like the precious societal progress we thought we’d achieved has been inexorably slipping backwards. Extreme conservatism and hate in the US, Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, and the unwillingness to act to ensure our species’ survival keep…