In order to truly understand different world perspectives, I regularly dip into various daily news sources. These are my Top 9 news apps, listed alphabetically and selected on the basis of diversity of opinion.
It’s like attending an advanced course in comparative media studies every day; to experience how different audiences are being presented with the same story (or, on many days, entirely different stories) is both fascinating and discomforting.
But how else to navigate today’s balkanised media landscape? How else to maintain empathy (and create foundations for meaningful debate) with others? And how else to challenge one’s own unconscious political biases?