Category Archives: Communication

Public Relations, Public Speaking and Trump

With his unconventional campaign for president, Donald Trump offers lessons in two subjects I teach: public relations and public speaking. Public Relations: The New York Times reports that Trump is willing to spend $100 million of his own money on … Continue reading

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Mass Killers and Communication, June 17, 2015

Dylann Storm Roof, 21, has been arrested the perpetrator of a mass shooting at a church in Charleston, SC. Roof created an online manifesto declaring his hatred for African Americans. This targeting is similar to the actions of George Hennard, … Continue reading

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ISIS and the Media War

The Brookings Institute has published “The ISIS Twitter census: Defining and describing the population of ISIS supporters on Twitter.”  Key findings include: At least 46,000 Twitter accounts were used by ISIS supporters Typical ISIS supporters were located within the organization’s … Continue reading

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