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Tech Leaders, Bloggers Call For Truly Open Debates

Publication Date: 
September 26, 2008
Source: 
PC Magazine
Author: 
Mark Hachman

Professor Lawrence Lessig is listed in PC Magazine as one of many bloggers joining together in an effort to get the general population involved in the second town-hall presidential debate by supplying questions crafted by the public, but selected by the media:

Lawrence Lessig, the founder for the Center for Internet and Society joined Craig Newmark, Jimmy Wales and bloggers from both sides of the aisle in calling for the "wisdom of crowds" to be used as a mechanism for deciding questions used at the second, town-hall presidential debate to be held on Oct. 7.