Improved Uber accessibility

According to Disability Rights Advocates, on April 30, 2016, Uber announced that it will  “take affirmative steps to prevent discrimination against blind riders who use guide dogs in its transportation network across the United States.” This announcement came as a result of a class-action lawsuit brought against the company by the National Federation of the […]

Politics of Boaty McBoatface

What does your vote mean in a democracy? Sure, it “counts,” but when does it actually matter? This question should haunt anyone participating in such a voting process, as it affects everything from presidential nominations to the names of boats. On that second subject, consider the curious case of Boaty McBoatface. The British Natural Environment […]