• Andrey Fursov: The world of "Game of Thrones" is a world of meanness, debauchery and cruel torture
  • Aladdin (2019): Can a thief be a positive hero?
  • Technology in the service of Corporations: from Google’s Design Ethicist
  • The series “Early Edition”: What would you do if you got tomorrow's news?
  • Dream thieves


When science fiction has been replaced by fantasy, the future has been replaced by the past, says historian and social philosopher Andrey Fursov. In an interview with “BUSINESS Online”, he described how “Game of Thrones” blurs the concept of good ... Read more
The film “Aladdin” is one of those premieres that you are initially skeptical before watching it. There are several reasons for this. First, the Disney studio is famous not only for its very bright scenery and fascinating scenarios, but also for its ... Read more
Tristan Harris, an expert at Google, reveals dozen tricks tech companies use to “ethically” exploit our psychological vulnerabilities. The magicians start by looking for blind spots, edges, vulnerabilities and limits of people’s perception, so ... Read more
The American television series "Early Edition" or "Tomorrow Comes Today", which was screened in the United States from 1996 to 2000, differs from many contemporary American films about superheroes. First, he teaches gratuitous goodness. Secondly, it ... Read more
I have a dream to write a book. A fantastic novel about psychiologists. "Psychiologists " is a collective term invented by me which includes various marketing specialists who are well trained in psychology and use this science in the interests of ... Read more
Probably most of us watched different blockbusters about superhero who saves the whole world or even the whole Universe, well, sometimes just the country or a small town. Such movies were especially popular in the 90’s and the early 2000’s when ... Read more
I had a chance to watch one episode of “House MD” (season 5, episode 16). Before, I've only heard mostly positive reviews about this series. The general story of the episode is as follows: a teenage boy who has genetic mosaicism; both male and ... Read more
About the cartoon The animated film “How to Train Your Dragon”, released in 2010 and based on the first books of Cressida Cowell, tells us the story of a boy named Hiccup. We are transported to the fabulous world of the Vikings, who are waging ... Read more
Could it be stated that the fiction educates a person? Nobody doubts that literature forms the moral value system ​​of the reader. And it is also practically assured that literature (especially for children) is the most powerful tool for educating ... Read more
Our family is staunch opponents of spending leisure time in front of TV! We are one of those who publicly calls TV as "brainwasher". This device is still in our apartment as monitor but not connected to cable provider. What for? After all, we have ... Read more
Disney’s new film will feature a LGBT person – for the first time ever in the company’s history. British comedian Jack Whitehall is set to play a gay character in the movie “The Jungle Cruise” - the Sun reports. In addition to Whitehall, the cast ... Read more
With the creation and improvement of computer technology, virtual space has also progressed. From the first slot machines to the latest technologies, we are separated by a completely short period of time, but people's enthusiasm for all this ... Read more
"A weapon kills once. A word can kill again and again..." (c) Charles J. Chaput "Linguistic weapon" Today, the majority part of society is beginning to realize that the mass media are not just providing news about current events, as managing ... Read more
Child addiction to cell phone I was a witness of conversation happened between daughter and her mother: - “Mom, give me your cell phone”. - “No, I won’t give it to you! You played a lot today,” - says mom hiding the cell phone away into her ... Read more
I had got a chance to watch the new fantastic film “Mortal Engines” (2018) the other day. I know that within the framework of the project "What is Good", the attention is seldom focused on the second semantic series or hidden meanings, since the ... Read more
The article presents analyzes of individual series of popular cartoons from the standpoint of assessing their educational message and influence on young viewers. The series were selected using a random number generator. "Tom and Jerry" ... Read more
Preface: This article is intended for professionals, who work with young people according to their professional activities, as well as all for parents who have known that their children spend time watching anime, and decided to study out what effect ... Read more
*Note: the Cartoon "Kiki’s delivery service" (“Witch’s delivery service”) was made as anime. Unfortunately, today's anime content impregnated mostly with the destructive senses, radically different from the content by Director Hayao Miyazaki. ... Read more
Superheroes replaced human being heroes “Doesn’t matter where you are, it does matter what you are seeking for”. This phrase is relevant to many areas of our life. Including for cinema, which not so much reflects the reality, as it programs, ... Read more
A few years after my birth, my father met a stranger who has just arrived in our city. From the very beginning, my father was fascinated by this charming visitor, and therefore he invited him to live in our family soon. The stranger agreed and was ... Read more
Elena Struzhkova, expert of the Center of systemic initiative, Master of agriculture, docent (report at the 5th International Scientific Conference "China and Russia": state development strategies, May, 28th 2018, St.-Petersburg) Cinematography in ... Read more
Anecdotal news about the fact that the negative opinion of fans about the latest Star Wars is also the fault of “Russian trolls”, hides a completely non-funny background and creates a reason for quite serious consequences for the American film ... Read more
Dimitri Christakis is a pediatrician, parent, and researcher whose influential findings are helping identify optimal media exposure for children.
Repeated in many articles (including articles written by psychologists), the phrase that a child is equal to us, an adult, a person who has the same desires, opinions, rights like us, in fact is completely untrue. If this is so, then the child ... Read more
Forget programming - the best skill to teach children is reinvention. In this exclusive extract from his new book, the author of Sapiens reveals what 2050 has in store for humankind. Part one: Change is the only constant Humankind is facing ... Read more