That’s the lesson of Dwight D. Eisenhower’s serious heart attack - perspective by lab faculty member William I. Hitchcock.
The Deliberative Media Lab is a part of UVA’s Democracy Initiative.
The Deliberative Media Lab focuses initially on Brazil and the United States—two major democracies that have experienced cultural and political strife influenced and amplified by social media. The Lab will explore the historical, cultural, and technological roots of our media ecosystem, and seek solutions for enhancing global democratic deliberation.
UVA Podcast Explores the Rise of Illiberalism
Democracy in Danger is one to watch!
There’s nothing like listening to a thought-provoking podcast, especially during the times we’re living in today.
It is with this in mind that UVA Today has identified over a half-dozen from the University of Virginia community that offer a little something for everyone.
From a podcast centered on navigating white spaces as a woman of color, to one centered on democracy, to one geared toward helping improve listeners’ mental health, here are seven new podcasts worth checking out.
New podcast by the Deliberative Media Lab featured historian Will Hitchcock and lab director Siva Viadhyanathan as they explore the issues challenging Democracy worldwide.
We’re just weeks from schools opening, and they aren’t ready. Parents, children, teachers – everyone will be affected. By Lab Director, Siva Vaidhyanathan.
Members of Congress clearly don’t understand the tech companies they’re supposed to regulate. But neither does anyone else. By Lab Director, Siva Vaidhyanathan.
Lab director, Siva Vaidhyanathan, on the US economy being back to full-speed by Easter.
President Trump is acting like the search giant will be a deus ex machina for public health. He's out of his mind. By Siva Vaidhyanathan
If the Democrats take only one lesson from Iowa, it should be that simple, dependable technology is better than flimsy, new technology. By Siva Vaidhyanathan.