It is not news to anyone that the country is more politically divided than ever. People do not see the other point of view and simply tune out anything that goes against their belief system. One news outlet is doing a new kind of storytelling by giving readers both views in one. It is meant to break people from their delusional bubbles.
- Newsflash: Donald Trump is a terrible president.
- Counter-newsflash: Actually, Donald Trump is a great president.
- “Our ultimate goal,” says Davis Filippell, PolarNews co-founder, “is to inspire people to think for themselves. And what that looks like is really giving people access beyond what traditional sources would create.
“It’s not news that Americans seem to be more politically divided than ever.”