Beyond the Echo-Chamber

I deliberately follow a number of people on Twitter with whom I profoundly disagree. Over the last couple of years I have been reading the literature on social media & researching how people use it - so I now follow people with whom I don’t agree. At the CCRI we have trialled some of the … Continue reading Beyond the Echo-Chamber


UKIP & Rural Renewables

“This loopy idea that we can cover Britain in ugly disgusting ghastly windmills and that somehow our future energy needs will come from that” (Nigel Farage 2013). When I heard Mr Farage said this on the radio in 2013 I took note. UKIP hadn’t previously had much to say about rural Britain or renewable energy, and … Continue reading UKIP & Rural Renewables