Source: Wall Street Journal, Journalist Resource
This article provides insight into wether politicians should interact on social media sources, like Facebook or Twitter in particular.
As a recent example, Donald Trump stated he plans to keep tweeting, even if he’s elected president. In you view, is this a good thing?
A reason why it could be adequate is according to the Journalist resource, who state ”Academic research
has consistently found that people who consume more news media, have a greater probability of being civically and politically engaged
, across a variety of measures.”
But is it a good thing to engage on social media with politicians? Although it potentially creates a wider politically aware society, could it lead to learning about false news and political information, to create a politically biased and ‘incorrect’ society? Do politicians become to personal online about professional and disclosed political ideologies? Do they create a good image upon themselves online as individuals?
Comment Below your views and examples of politicians being unprofessional online