Challenging times and current events
make for challenging conversations.
We chatted about getting out of the echo chamber
and becoming able to read/hear/see
diverse opinions strongly expressed
This week's chat moderated by Katy Dunigan (@KDunigan)
T1: How has social media made a difference in the U.S. conversation this last week?
T1A: Provide an example of something you saw/read/heard that ministered to you during this past week.
T2 Part 1: SM can be an echo chamber (i.e. listening to & talking w/people like you.)
T2 Part 2: How do you find differing voices to learn from & listen to?
T2A: What/who is your “go to” source for alternative viewpoints?
T3: How do you manage diverse, disagreeing voices in your TL? Ignore? Unfollow? Read? Respond?
T3A Sometimes conversation is heated. What’s the difference between passionate disagreement & trolling?
T3B When have you observed online disagreements produce changed conversation & debate?
Inspiration/last thought: What can you do this coming week to spur & encourage productive conversation & debate?
Read the transcript on Storify