Thursday, February 2, 2023

Mareike Jenner

Mareike Jenner is a Senior Lecturer in Media Studies at Anglia Ruskin University. Her research is focused on television genre studies, American crime drama and Netflix and the dynamics of binge-watching. Her work includes the monograph American TV Detective Dramas (Palgrave, 2015) as well as the monograph Netflix and the Re-Invention of Television (Palgrave, 2018).


The interminable, withering babble from today’s Tower of Babel

When the end is messianic, imperial, “destiny” or God’s will—human fabrications made into commandments—all civilized bets are off.

Biden wielding DNC to guard against Progressive challenge

"Just 34 percent of Americans describe Biden as honest and trustworthy -- a new low for his presidency."

Pfizer’s record-shattering $100 billion in revenue denounced as ‘sickening’

"A people-funded vaccine should be cheap and freely available."

99% of US coal plants cost more to run than replace with new renewables,...

“There’s a huge opportunity here to invest in coal communities, build local economic resilience and save money in the process.”

Can the Military-Industrial Complex be tamed?

Cutting the Pentagon's budget in half would finally force the generals to think.