Meet Laura Carpenter, CEO and Co-Founder of Abridge News

November 7, 2018

Abridge News helps people escape news echo chambers by providing quick facts and arguments from both sides for trending news stories.

With distrust in media and political polarization being higher than ever before, Laura recognized that the way in which we’re engaging with news isn’t healthy and can lead to toxic relationships. Shortly after the 2016 presidential election, she decided to build a tech solution that could help bridge the political divide and increase empathy and critical thinking.

Watch the video below to learn more about Laura’s story and Abridge News:

Abridge News was recognized as a ‘Startup to Watch’ by StartHub, a program of the Venture Café Foundation. You can learn more about Abridge News in our insider interview with Laura here: Spotlight on: Abridge News, StartHub’s Startup to Watch for September 2018

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