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Politics and Social Media

October 10, 2016 by

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Politics. It’s filling up the social media channels. From Tweets about the political debates to YouTube videos of speeches, the numerous studies showing the overwhelming connection between social media use and civic engagement have every candidate posting online. Even local politicians like Baltimore’s former Mayor Sheila Dixon are using social media to encourage voters to […]

Politics in 140c: The Shifting Tide of Social Influence

April 26, 2016 by

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Birds of a feather flock together, it’s true. Unless they decide their flock is taking them in the wrong direction. How’s a bird in this day and age to decide? Our 3-part monthly #socialchange series on Politics enters the Twitter stream just at the U.S. presidential race is heating up. The debates have been going […]