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Intelligence Squared - When It Comes to Politics the Internet Is Closing Our Minds

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Does the internet poison politics? It’s been argued that the rise of “personalization,” the use of algorithms to filter what you see online and easy access to the like-minded have served to reinforce our pre-conceptions. Is the information bubble a myth, or is it undermining civic discourse? Is the rise of social media really broadening our world views, or narrowing them?

And please let us know your thoughts on Intelligence Squared in general or on any other programs playing during The Radio Clinic either by commenting below or on Facebook and Twitter. And when you do, thanks!

Intelligence Squared, is coming to WBHM/WSGN weeknights at 8 p.m. July 16-20

Please give us your honest opinions on the new programs. What did you like? What did you not like? And, if you've got the time, tell us why, too. Once we've got the community's "diagnosis," it will help WBHM write a prescription for change!

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