Globally Social: New Media and Policy Change
Colleen McEdwards

Archive for the ‘Public Policy’ Category

Furtive, Futile Search for “Lessons.”

Posted by colleenmcedwards On December - 20 - 2012 0 Comment

Categories: Public Policy, Top News

The Grist of News

Posted by colleenmcedwards On December - 16 - 2012 0 Comment

The days are long gone when the public or the media would wait for the complete and verified story all packaged up with a bow.      

Categories: Public Policy, Top News

Opinion and Politics

Posted by colleenmcedwards On December - 14 - 2012 0 Comment

  Maureen Dowd again with a powerful voice on politics and realignment in American society.  What else will become extinct?

Categories: Public Policy, Top News

Electric Speed

Posted by colleenmcedwards On December - 15 - 2011 0 Comment

“At electric speed, all forms are pushed to the limits of their potential.” Laws of Media, Marshall McLuhan p 109 “All media are extensions of some human faculty- psychic or physical” The Medium is The Massage, Marshall McLuhan p 26

Can Social Media Drive Real Democracy in Russia?

Posted by colleenmcedwards On December - 5 - 2011 0 Comment

Blogs heat up as Russia vote winds up. I have reported from Russia off-and-on since the final throes of the Soviet days, and reporting on the voting issues this weekend from the comfort of a desk in North America, only made me want to go back again and re-learn what I think I know, and to deepen my  [ Read More ]

Categories: Public Policy

Welcome to Globally Social!

Posted by colleenmcedwards On November - 28 - 2011 0 Comment

This site is intended for students and thought leaders to connect and share ideas. Come back regularly for great postings.

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Dakin Adone Audio Feature

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Cleo Durham News Feature

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Erica Malcolm: Meeting Story

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