The Russian efforts to use Facebook, YouTube and other social media to influence American politics should compel Congress to act. Social media has as much impact as broadcasting on elections, yet unlike broadcasting it is unregulated and has proved easy to manipulate. At a minimum, new rules should bar social media companies from accepting money for political advertising by foreign governments or their agents. And more aggressive anti-bot laws are needed to fight impersonation of humans for propaganda purposes.
~ Tim Wu
We usually say that one must first understand simpler things. But what if feelings and viewpoints are the simpler things?
~ Marvin Minsky
Managers who are skilled communicators may also be good at covering up real problems.
~ Chris Argyris
If free speech — never a popular idea to start with — isn’t actively defended, it will rapidly be eroded.
~ Bret Stephens
Today’s social media best practices guide comes to us by way of Genesee Community College in Batavia, New York.
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Panic at the thought of doing a thing is a challenge to do it.
― Henry S. Haskins