The Echo Chamber Revisited

Friday, June 17, 2011


The Echo Chamber Revisited (steffis/flickr)

In 2004, we spoke with law professor Cass Sunstein about the echo chamber effect, the phenomenon by which the explosion of information streams allows us to cherry-pick our media diet so we encounter only news that reinforces our worldview (while evading facts and opinions that contradict it). And so, seven years later are we on a path to ever more intellectual isolation? Eli Pariser, Lee Rainie, Clay Shirky, Joseph Turow and Ethan Zuckerman weigh in.

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where are the transcripts???

Jun. 29 2011 11:23 AM

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