Can journalism be virtual?

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Taylor Owen is Assistant Professor of Digital Media and Global Affairs at the University of British Columbia and the founder and editor of the international affairs site OpenCanada.org. The author of Disruptive Power: The Crisis of the State in the Digital Age and co-editor of the forthcoming Journalism After Snowden: The Future of the Free Press in the Surveillance State, his work explores the intersection between digital technology, media, and international affairs.