Category Archives: Social Media

Voice of America, Voice of Russia—February 2018

The New York Times and other media report Russians’ use of Facebook to stir discord during the 2016 election. In reading this article, assess how outside parties can use Facebook tools to learn detailed personal data about users and target them with paid … Continue reading

Posted in Communication, Media, Public Relations, Social Media, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sexual Harassment and Assault—The Perpetual PR Crisis

Sexual harassment and assault charges against some of the most powerful men in media, politics and business have changed discourse on these topics. With new revelations coming at a remarkably steady rate, crushing the careers of seemingly unassailable figures, we are witness … Continue reading

Posted in Bad PR Examples, Media, Public Relations, Social Media | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Zapruder Nation

Originally published in November 2013 for the 50th anniversary of JFK’s assassination. Reposted now to coincide with the release of previously withheld files on the assassination. It is the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy’s assassination. The resultant reverence, pain … Continue reading

Posted in Public Relations, Social Media | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment