Johannes is a freelance journalist and copywriter living in Graz, Austria. Since deciding to learn how to read in '91 so he could play The Secret of Monkey Island and hijacking the parental phone line for his first modem connection in '95, he has known his way around computers and Interwebs. His PhD project investigating the influence of South Park on contemporary Internet culture is currently in progress. In his spare time, the night-sky enthusiast likes to climb stuff and prepare to protect his loved ones in the case of a zombie apocalypse.
The outstanding film “Dreams Rewired” takes viewers on a journey way back in time to the electric media boom of the late 19th century. At the same time, the directors provide a foretaste of technological development and the need for each of us to act in order to secure an open future.
A look at recent climate statistics is all it takes to see that nature needs a good lawyer. These people and organizations have successfully sued corporations and governments for neglecting or ignoring environmental issues.