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The Challenges of the Bubble

When writing the social media communications plan for Bursting the Bubble, I was hit by a thought;

“If the social media bubble is an obstacle for the audience reach of activist media, it will certainly be an obstacle for us too.” 116 more words

Walk away from the web!

I guess I’m old-fashioned: I don’t see the internet as something that’s ever-present and instantly accessible; for me it’s something I can still walk away from because that’s pretty much how I first experienced it. 635 more words


Fake news and articles you’re sure to agree with

The era of fake news and social media has presented itself as a challenging new world for journalism whereby articles are targeted towards a specific audience, sometimes even resulting in purposely misleading publications. 710 more words


Outside My Liberal Bubble

Margaret Jones, 12/4/16

Like millions of Americans, I woke up early the Wednesday following election day and immediately turned to my phone to read what I was sure was going to be terrible news. 1,283 more words

Presidential Election

Thanksgiving 2016: Time for an Unconventional Playbook

If 2016 has taught us anything, it’s to screw conventional wisdom. I mean, the Cubs won the World Series for the first time in 108 years, so that pretty much sums it up. 1,078 more words

Paradigm Shift

The Rabbit Hole of Our Times

From the dawn of time…ok, maybe that’s a little too early. From man’s earliest days…ok, still a bit shy of the mark. From the beginning of recorded history onward…ok, that’s better, the practice of writing has elevated humankind. 1,191 more words

Paradigm Shift

Can Virtual Gaming counter Social Media Indulgence at work?

I see my peer on Facebook every time he has free time. He would just mindlessly scroll through the app, liking random posts because sometimes its just obligatory ‘to like someone’s post’ OR virtually not making a mistake of either liking or commenting on ‘specific’ people’s posts. 240 more words