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Ylva Rodny-Gumede

Ylva Rodny-Gumede

Ylva Rodny-Gumede is a professor in the department of journalism, film and television at the University of Johannesburg
    South Africa needs to think differently and embrace 4IR
    South Africa needs to think differently and embrace 4IR
    To shape our future, our universities need to foster innovation and creativity. This is in response to South Africa’s history and a political...
    Cyberattacks on female journalists threaten everyone
    Cyberattacks on female journalists threaten everyone
    The Economic Freedom Fighters’ vicious social media attacks on journalist Karima Brown are not only painful for her, they are an attack on the...
    News media needs to save face
    News media needs to save face
    Amid the rise of fake news globally and following the recent revelations about “media capture” and the manipulation of journalists by less than...
    The future is with us. Rethink it
    The future is with us. Rethink it
    The Fourth Industrial Revolution, or Industry 4.0, has raised many questions about the future of the humanities and the disciplines they encompass....
    Marikana massacre: How South African journalism failed the test
    Marikana massacre: How South African journalism failed the test
    Different narratives have emerged from media coverage...