Phrases To Use In Social Media Spats

Phrases To Use In Social Media Spats

Toni Hargis  25.01.2017
Like many, I've been a bit busy on social media these past few weeks. Most of the time I manage to have respectful discussions, admittedly...
Donald Trump's New Twitter Account Uses Photo From Barack Obama's Inauguration

Donald Trump's New Twitter Account Uses Photo From Barack Obama's Inauguration

Graeme Demianyk  20.01.2017
Part of the transition from Barack Obama to Donald Trump is the handover of Twitter accounts. For the first time ever, the social media...
Online Hate Speech - Why Words Do Matter

Online Hate Speech - Why Words Do Matter

Roanna Carleton-Taylor  20.01.2017
Over time, online hate speech moves the boundaries of what is considered acceptable. Readers become desensitised to the words and images...
18 Parents Who Really Don't Understand Social Media

18 Parents Who Really Don't Understand Social Media

Natasha Hinde  20.01.2017
When you combine your parents with the internet, terrible things happen. But for everyone else online, it’s unintentional comedy...
These Are All The Brilliant Reasons People Are Saying #ThankYouObama

These Are All The Brilliant Reasons People Are Saying #ThankYouObama

Sarah Ann Harris  20.01.2017
As the world braces itself for the beginning of the era of President Trump, many are bidding a fond farewell to Barack Obama...
13 Times Donald Trump Wrote Completely WTF Tweets About Britain

13 Times Donald Trump Wrote Completely WTF Tweets About Britain

Graeme Demianyk  18.01.2017
Donald Trump has used his Twitter account air his views on everything from rivals like ‘Crooked Hillary’ and birth...
How The Frankfurt School Helps Us To Understand Donald Trump's Twitter Populism

How The Frankfurt School Helps Us To Understand Donald Trump's Twitter Populism

Christian Fuchs  18.01.2017
Christian Fuchs' new study "Donald Trump: A Critical Theory- and Political Economy-Perspective on Economic Power, State Power and Ideological...
Why I'm Campaigning Against Twitter Hate Speech

Why I'm Campaigning Against Twitter Hate Speech

Linda Riley  16.01.2017
Enough is enough. LGBT people deserve better, and need billion dollar corporations like Twitter to take responsibility for their users....
Facebook And Twitter Chiefs Could Face Commons Grilling Over Fake News

Facebook And Twitter Chiefs Could Face Commons Grilling Over Fake News

Sarah Ann Harris  15.01.2017
Social media bosses could be questioned over whether they are doing enough to stop fake news. The Commons Culture Committee is said...
Dear Donald Trump, Delete Your Account. Sincerely, America

Dear Donald Trump, Delete Your Account. Sincerely, America

Philip Ellis  13.01.2017
His many public spats aside, it is impossible to deny that Trump has leveraged social media, and Twitter specifically, in a way that no...
What I Learned From Being Blocked By Piers Morgan

What I Learned From Being Blocked By Piers Morgan

Ben Moore  11.01.2017
Piers Morgan blocked me. It was an odd move because I hadn't been following him. Odder still is that the only way I could have known that...
LGBT+ Organisations Launch Campaign Against Twitter's 'Ineffectual' Response To Hate Speech

LGBT+ Organisations Launch Campaign Against Twitter's 'Ineffectual' Response To Hate Speech

Thomas Tamblyn  10.01.2017
A group of LGBT+ organisations and personalities are today launching a campaign against Twitter’s handling of hate speech...
Charlotte Church Responds To 'Donald Trump's Inauguration Invitation' With Four Sh*ts

Charlotte Church Responds To 'Donald Trump's Inauguration Invitation' With Four Sh*ts

Sarah Ann Harris  10.01.2017
Charlotte Church tweeted that she had been approached by Donald Trump’s team to perform at his inauguration - but she didn’t...
This British Gas David Bowie Tribute Is Contender For Worst Tweet Of 2017

This British Gas David Bowie Tribute Is Contender For Worst Tweet Of 2017

Chris York  10.01.2017
Tuesday marks one year to the day since the death of the legendary David Bowie. Suitable tributes flooded the internet like this example...