This Dichotomous Debate Sucks

March 2020: When Facebook is more trustworthy than the president. Covid-19 reminds us Social media is good actually. Has the Coronavirus killed the Techlash. Created by Dr. Nirit Weiss-Blatt, PhD, July 2021.

At the beginning of the pandemic, the tech platforms experienced a short period of appreciation: “COVID-19 reminds us why social media is not just good, but saving lives.” …

An excerpt from the book’s intro:

The relationship between the tech giants and the media is not stable but rather a rollercoaster ride; you can be on the top of the world just to find yourself a moment later hurtling toward the ground. Not an enjoyable ride (though, reading about…

Nirit Weiss-Blatt

Dr. (Ph.D). Book Author: The Techlash and Tech Crisis Communication. Former visiting research fellow, USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism.

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