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Elizabeth Drescher

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Silicon Valley
Freelance Journalist — Freelance
Covers:  spirituality, religiously unaffiliated, social media & religion, nones, religious affiliation, religion & culture, religion, religion & sexuality, religion and pop culture, religion & media, religion & new media, digital religion, spirituality, religion and social media, american religion, religious affiliation, religion, sbnr spiritual-but-not-religious, christianity

Writer, speaker, educator on religion & spirituality in everyday life.

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Writer, educator, speaker on religion, spirituality & culture. Senior correspondent for Religion Dispatches. Author of Tweet If You <3 Jesus: Practicing Church in the Digital Reformation and Click 2 Save: The Digital Ministry Bible. Next Up: Choosing Our Religion: The Spiritual Lives of Am...

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@edrescherphd — 3,936 followers, 13,142 tweets

"When a figure in power reflexively calls any press that doesn’t suit him 'fake news,' it is that person who should be the figure of suspicion, not the press." Right on, @JeffFlake. Now stop voting w him on anything. He takes votes as acquiescence. It reinforces his despotism.
@drjoshpackard: 7.5 million people sitting in churches are getting ready to leave. #catholicresearch @SaintMarysPress
In what universe would Berkeley (Contra Costa Co) be in this alt-right wackadoodle nightmare of a dreamstate? #NewCalifornia #NutBalls  https://twitter.com/TwitterMoments/status/953456491909885952 
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What was your first job as a journalist?

Sports editor of my high school newspaper.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yup.

How is social media changing news?

It's shifting the balance from media to social, making relationships the center of newsmaking.