Nicholas Benequista

Nicholas Benequista

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Former journalist, now doing a PhD with the LSE on collaborative approaches to news in Eastern Africa. Husband and father the rest of the time.

Does Social Media Allow People To Practice Politics Differently In Kenya?

There’s been an interesting debate raised on what social media is doing to political discussion in Kenya. Njeri Atieno Thorne kicked off this debate by drawing on Habermas to criticize the lack of rationality and poorly-informed opinions found on social media in Kenya. Though a bit academic, it’s