Virtually Speaking, Liberally: What We Believe

Jay Ackroyd, Stuart Zechman and friends discuss statements of principle and purpose from progressive and liberal Americans. Listen and comment on the web
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STUART “Centrism IS an ideology” ZECHMAN  –  is a provocative member of the blog commentariat, most frequently posting at TIME’s Swampland.  An entrepreneur and technologist, he brings those perspectives to a New Liberal analysis of policy and politics.

An economist by training and IT professional, Jay contributes to Duncan Black’s Eschaton blog. As host of Virtually Speaking, Jay  talks with scholars, authors, pundits and public officials: a balanced sampling of established and emerging voices represents progressive thought in the contemporary, public, political conversation.

He can be be found on gchat, AIM, Facebook and Twitter as jayackroyd. Jay is a principal at Inside the Culture, a market research firm that uses social media and webcam applications to disseminate authentic, real-time trend data and conduct virtual focus groups.