Pseudoscience, technopanic and online youth

Pseudoscience sculpture by Mihail Chemiakin (Photo by Larry Magid) There’s an amazing group of sculptures in a park near the Kremlin in Moscow, called “Children are victims of adult vices” by Mihail Chemiakin. This particular sculpture is “pseudoscience,” which is relevant for the talks that I (along with my ConnectSafely.org…

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NJ detective, football coach wants to save youth

By Matthew Stanmyre The Star-Ledger NEWARK, N.J. — Brian Logan steers his Crime Stoppers van past the drug dealers on their stoops, the addicts searching for their next fix, the feral cats skittering across the sidewalks. As Logan drives through some of the toughest neighborhoods in Newark, he pauses to…

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ANC Youth League boss loses cellphone

ANC Youth League secretary-general Sindiso Magaqa’s phone went missing at the national executive committee meeting of the ANC, an occurrence that some in the league interpret as the work of unidentified intelligence officers who are investigating his political activities. View full post on cellphone security – Yahoo! News Search Results…

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