Category Current Events

Staying Informed: A News-Reading Strategy for Millennials

With tragic news reaching us every day from across the globe, it remains as important as ever to commit to caring about what’s going on in the world. But knowing how to do that isn’t necessarily straight-forward.

Read this week

My favourite reads from The New Yorker, Storyline Blog, New York Times and World, covering topics from Scottish independence to learning to write before making the bed.

The one good reason to read the news

Despite my grandiose ideals about the value of news consumption, I’ve spent most of my life failing to actually live up to them. Maybe I’m just lazy. Maybe I’m apathetic. Or maybe all my reasons for keeping up with the news fall short of actually giving me a really good reason.