Special legitimacy concerns with regard to virtual mini-publics?
Real Life Cases
- The Irish Citizens’ Assembly released evidence sessions as videos on YouTube after they were live streamed.
- The Citizens’ Assembly on Brexit publishes all the slides used by presenters.
- Specific bias of online deliberation should be expected.
- For purposes of demonstrating transparency, it could be prudent to livestream these events and/or to post video recordings on YouTube or other public forums.