Hearts and Minds: does expert knowledge matter?

Hearts and Minds takes what could be a fascinating look at the use of experts in policy discussion. It features a form of deliberative polling experiment conducted in Omagh last week, that should make for refreshing viewing, particularly given how sectarianised attitudes to all manner of non constitutional policy issues have become.

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty