Black on social media influence on the election

May 4, 2017
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School of Communication and Culture Associate Prof. David Black was interviewed by April Lawrence of CHEK News about the influence of social media during the provincial election campaign.

Here is an excerpt:

“It’s de-centered or taken away some of the power of parties to control their own narrative,” says Black. “Any candidate is only one unscripted moment, or one gaffe away from a hashtag campaign.”

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