The TMZ-ization of politics

Most of us can rattle off long strings of celebrity names: Miley Cyrus, Taylor Swift, Chris Hemsworth, Jennifer Lawrence, just for a start. The list of important political figures is much, much shorter. “Kim Kardashian” is a household name but “Ban Ki-Moon” is not. This is one of the first lessons we learn in introductory … Continue reading The TMZ-ization of politics