There is a fledgling democracy in the tiny Himalayan nation of Bhutan and journalism professors at Stony Brook College are helping the country develop a culture of inquiry and a free press, from the far side of the globe.
This type of work was done largely in person after the Iron Curtain came crashing down and Eastern European countries sought a way forward. But now some of the work in Bhutan is not being done in Bhutan, but in “virtuality.”
As the tiny kingdom opens to the rest of the world, good advice will be vital. Now that advice is just a mouse click away.