Mason Pelt on Muck Rack

Mason Pelt

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Dallas Tx, Santa Monica Ca,
Freelance Op-ed and Analysis Writer — Freelance
Covers:  I cover a broad range of topics in technology. I place an emphasis on social media and its effect on public policy, economics, and business.

Multifaceted Human - I write about design, tech & media http://muckrack.com/mason-pelt & consult on UX / marketing http://pushroi.com

How is social media changing news?

For better of for worse social media changed the way news is consumed. I can make a positive or negative case and I’ll make both; Positively, issues that used to go ignored; police brutality . Negatively, all news has taken a slant towards sensationalism.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

He wasn't FULLY fictional, but Hunter S. Tompson is more legend than man.

What story are you most proud of writing or working on?

A few years ago I authored a post about Police Boby cameras, I want to write more post like that.