Eli Pariser

Upworthy

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Eli Pariser is a co-founder of Upworthy, a news aggregator site, and the author of The Filter Bubble: What the Internet is Hiding from You. From 2004-2009 he served as executive director of MoveOn.org

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Before General David Patraeus or Ambassador Ryan Crocker said a word to a  joint committee of Congress , Democrats and Republicans were exchanging partisan charges.

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