Time Has Come to Leave Afghanistan, Says Congressman Garamendi

Congressman John Garamendi (D-Calif.) told The UpTake at Netroots Nation yesterday that the Obama administration needs to withdraw troops from Afghanistan. The death of Osama bin Laden, Hamid Karzai’s corrupt government in Kabul, and the U.S. military’s huge and ominous footprint in the war-torn country all make the case for pulling, Garamendi said.

What Is The Future Of News?

New ways for people to get news such as Facebook and Twitter are disrupting the revenue models for media. So how do you embrace that disruption? That was the focus of “The Future Of News” discussion at SoCap2010 in San Francisco.