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Viral Misinformation and Political Engagement

On Saturday, March 12, 22-year-old political activist, Thomas DiMassimo, rushed the stage at a Donald Trump rally in attempt to express his political messages into the microphone. He was immediately detained by the Secret Service, and Trump continued speaking. Later … Continue reading

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Is Social Media Hurting The Presidential Campaigns?

Not to get all political, but as I was reading through some articles on prdaily.com I noticed this article about Hilary Clinton titled, “Clinton responds to #WhichHillary: ‘I shouldn’t have used those words’”. The article discussed how two “Black Lives … Continue reading

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Why the 2016 Presidential Candidates Should Embrace Social Media

Social media at its simplest definition allows anyone to connect with each other through online communication. Because it can be accessed anywhere there is Internet, social media is often credited with giving a voice to those who feel unheard. This … Continue reading

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