What’s Polarizing About Brazil’s Midia NINJAs During the World Cup?

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Donatello. Snake Eyes. Scorpion. Shredder. Storm Shadow. Chuck Norris. These are just a few examples of some kick-ass ninjas. There is a new breed of ninja raising a ruckus nowadays. Who are they? What do they do? Why are they so polarizing? Brazil’s Unrest Twitter recently focused on providing users with a “World Cup Starter […]

What Happens on Social Media During a Crisis?

We’ve grown to (mis)trust what we read on our social networks, which is both extremely beneficial and harmful. Social media allows us to connect and share in previously unimaginable ways, but it can also foster misinformation. It’s become like Shattered Glass, where fact-checking seems to not matter. We do sometimes second-guess the validity of what […]