Media Literacy Certificate Course continues

 

Nick Pernisco, Santa Monica College, teaches about blogging and podcasting

Nick Pernisco, Santa Monica College, teaches about blogging and podcasting

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Media literacy course participants hang on to Nick’s every word!!

United Breaks Guitars or How to find justice through non-violence and art

This YouTube video is the hottest since Susan Boyle. I used it in my media literacy education class to show how people can achieve justice through non-violence and art.

Dave Carroll, whose guitar United broke, made this statement after United Air Lines reached out to him to rectify the situation (after 2 days and over 150,000 hits on YouTube, now over 3 million in about 3 weeks).

Finding life lessons in Harry Potter

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Finding lessons for life in Harry Potter books by Deborah Netburn LATimes July 24, 2009

“The Hurt Locker” finds new champion

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Although they did not mention me as one of The Hurt Locker’s first champions, here is an entry from Patrick Goldstein’s blog at the Los Angeles Times The Hurt Locker’s new champion.

 

War is a drug.