Lee Rainie

Pew Research Center

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Director of Internet, Science and Technology Research at Pew Research Center and co-author of Networked: The New Social Operating System

Lee Rainie on KCRW

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Presidential candidates appeal to the "working class" and "ordinary people" with the promise of unifying America for the "common good."

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