The Sorensen Monologues

Archive for March 27th, 2018

Post-Facebook Privacy Breakthrough

Print journalism has of course never been perfect, and social media can be enlightening (see: #BlackLivesMatter). But sometimes I fantasize about what would happen if everyone turned off cable news and unplugged from Facebook and Twitter, and simply subscribed to a print newspaper. And read their local altweekly, if they’re lucky enough to have one. I suspect America would be a lot less crazy.


Jen Sorensen is a nationally-published political cartoonist. She is a 2017 Pulitzer finalist and recipient of the 2014 Herblock Prize and a 2013 Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award.

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