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  • Website: http://leftcoastvsrightcoast.typepad.com/my_real_politik/
  • Location: United States

Biography

Derek Bledsoe grew up near Baltimore Maryland, and graduated from the Pennsylvania State University with degrees in Film and Sociology.

He's hosted two online political talk shows, and also previously managed a poltical blog.

Derek was most recently the Segment Producer and a Guest-Blogger for bOINGbOing.net. He has produced pieces that have been featured by The NY Times, The LA Times, The Huffington Post, ABC, NBC, and Comedy Central. Boing Boing Video was also awarded an Honorary Webby in 2009.

Derek is currently writing/shooting/editing freelance for a number of different publications.

Interests

politics, social justice, brevity... my goal is to help facilitate a reality where people are able to carry on a global conversation absent their governments, or the media.