New Media and the Changing Nature of Civic and Political Activism
November 16, 2016 | From the field | Journalism & Media, Chicago Commitment

MacArthur hosted a conversation about how social media and digital technologies have changed the way citizens participate in our democracy, and their impact on social and culture change in Chicago and beyond. Guest speakers Cathy Cohen, professor of political science at University of Chicago, and Elisabeth Soep, Research Director and Senior Producer at Youth Radio, address this new form of civic engagement.

Conversation continues in video below.