7 has a good story about the power of Blogs and the new media.
The young author is identified in a tagline as “the chair of Permanent Defense.” That’s the group he formed way back in junior high.
One of the really positive things about this New Media is that everyone can make a diffrence. It’s the great equalizer.
What drives a teen to pour his energies into politics like that? “I was worried about the direction this nation was taking and I wanted to do something about it,” he says.
While I might not agree with his politics, I applaud him for letting his voice be heard. It’s only through discourse that we can advance.