Web Sites Aim To Expand Debate Arena

Tracking politics as it's practiced on the Web.
Oct. 3 2000 3:00 AM

Web Sites Aim To Expand Debate Arena

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Slate, the Industry Standard, and washingtonpost.com join forces to examine the effect of the Internet on Campaign 2000. 

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Aside from Wake Forest, the other debate host locations—University of Massachusetts BostonCentre College, and  Washington University—are lighter on interactivity but provide a wealth of logistical information. The host sites post information about tickets, media credentials, protest permits, and class cancellations.

Ryan Thornburg is a senior producer for washingtonpost.com's "OnPolitics." He can be reached by e-mail at ryan.thornburg@washingtonpost.com. This article is reprinted from the washingtonpost.com's "OnPolitics."