Bill Bishop is an American author, journalist and social commentator. He co-wrote a book with retired college professor Robert Cushing entitled The Big Sort: Why the Clustering of Like-Minded America is Tearing Us Apart. His ideas have influenced the speeches of former U.S. President Bill Clinton. He is the co-founder and contributing editor of the Daily Yonder, a blog about rural issues in the United States. Bishop has worked for several newspapers: the Austin American-Statesman, Lexington Herald-Leader, and The Mountain Eagle. He has a degree from Duke University. His wife, Julie Ardery, is also a co-founder and contributing editor of the Daily Yonder. The couple previously owned a newspaper: the Bastrop County Times. They currently live in Austin, Texas.
Another episode of "Jung & Naiv - politics for the indifferent" in English. With Bill Bishop from the Daily Yonder ( - "Keeping it rural!") Tilo talks to him about the United States "behind the scenes": Rural America. Jung & Naiv - Episode 45: Rural America Recorded on April 26th, 2013 / @JungNaiv / @TiloJung
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