REAL Citizen Journalists Talk to the Presidential Candidates
The five Purple States citizen journalists talk about what it's like to be on the campaign trail for the first time, and what it's like to to get face time with the candidates.
Purple States is a dynamic, interactive news program featuring the journey of five randomly-selected ordinary citizens who follow the presidential campaign trail. The video featured to the right of this article is the latest installment of the series, and chronicles the team's five month journey, how they went from fledgling reporters to saavy news hounds.
All the Purple States episodes, the citizen journalists' blogs, and the Purple States discussion boards can be found at www.purplestates.tv. Come join the conversation!
Purple States is also regularly featured on the NYTimes.com. All the NYTimes.com episodes can be found here.