Ralph Whitehead Jr.

Ralph Whirehead Jr. retired after a long career as a professor of journalism at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst.  He is a widely published political analyst and an expert on the sociology of class.


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The Banyan Project is built on the thinking and experience of 32 senior journalists, academics, Web developers, sociologists and researchers, business and financial strategists, and advocates for strengthening democracy brought together by Tom Stites. Members of this Board of Advisors are listed below; click on names to see bios.

Stites shaped Banyan's model as a fellow of the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University.

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