Twitter vs Blog as civic discourse

Premiere DateApr 9, 2014
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Welcome to Radio Dispatch
00:28 Listeners give alternative to sodastream
09:00 What discourse gets respected and what gets maligned
47:00 Snowden says NSA is spying on human rights organizations
54:30 Listener mail
57:52 “Blue You” Great Plains / Credits
59:04 Finish

Why do blog posts get to be considered wonderful civic dialogue while Twitter is maligned, Snowden says NSA spying on human rights organizations, and listener mail.

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John and Molly Knefel are journalists, writers, and co-hosts of the daily political podcast Radio Dispatch. John covers foreign policy, criminal justice, civil liberties, and harm reduction, with bylines at…