Articles by Jijo Jacob

Jijo Jacob

Mating news from China shows where fake news is headed

If you love Modi, you intuitively gravitate to believing everything pro-Modi and anti-Opposition. If you hate Modi, you tend to hit the share button on a fake news headline that passes for a Freudian slip-up. Apr 27, 2018

Chances of direct Iran-Israel conflict are very high

Now that Syria has imploded and Assad has willingly sacrificed his sovereignty, his country has turned into a playground of militias that Israel sees as a direct threat. Many of these militias have an Iranian stamp on them and are funded by Tehran. Apr 24, 2018

Is a bank run in the making?

Stampedes are not created by those who live by hope but by the poor, spooked souls rushing to the exits. Apr 6, 2018