27 Feb '17, 10pm

Study finds increased political activity on social media among military

A study by the National Defense University founds that a growing number of military personnel are posting about political views on social media. In the survey of more than 500 West Point cadets and active duty officers, 75 percent of people who responded said they have witnessed fellow officers re-post or share links to political articles or promote politically charged viewpoints posted by others on social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter, according to POLITICO. One-third of those surveyed said they regularly see fellow officers advocate directly for a political figure, disparage a candidate or encourage others to take action on a political issue. Researchers are particularly troubled by these numbers given the military’s apolitical role. “Such behavior threatens to erode the trust in which the public holds the military, leading to it being viewed as just another ...

Full article: http://www.militarytimes.com/articles/study-increased-pol...

Tweets

Biomass More Polluting Than Coal, New Study Finds

ecowatch.com 28 Feb '17, 2pm

A pre-eminent think tank in the United Kingdom, Chatham House, issued a seminal report last week challenging a fundamental...

More voters have faith in the #military than in other institutions @FoxNews #Poll

More voters have faith in the #military than in...

foxnews.com 27 Feb '17, 11pm

More voters have faith in the U.S. military than in other national institutions, according to the latest Fox News Poll rel...

'Academy Awards' Telecast Dominates Social Medi...

multichannel.com 27 Feb '17, 7pm

Last night’s telecast of the 89th annual Academy Awards ceremony generated huge social media traffic, according to Nielsen...

Anti Social Social Club Is Dropping 2017 Spring...

hypebeast.com 28 Feb '17, 10pm

Neek Lurk hits up Instagram again to tease the upcoming Anti Social Social Club 2017 spring/summer collection . This time,...

Major Social Media Blunder? Here's How to Recover

Major Social Media Blunder? Here's How to Recover

searchenginejournal.com 04 Mar '17, 12pm

Real-time alerts: These are set to send you an email every time a mention is posted on social media channels matching your...

How to Recover From a Big Social Media Blunder ...

searchenginejournal.com 03 Mar '17, 11am

Real-time alerts: These are set to send you an email every time a mention is posted on social media channels matching your...

#Salsa classes and a social are on offer tonigh...

ht.ly 28 Feb '17, 12pm

@UKDancedotEvent created this 1 month ago using Hootsuite

7 Top Tips To Boost Your Social Media Traffic

searchenginepeople.com 02 Mar '17, 1pm

With social media performance benchmarking you can breakdown your social media traffic. You can compare how the same targe...

Here's Every Piece from Anti Social Social Club's 2017 Spring/Summer Collection

Here's Every Piece from Anti Social Social Club...

hypebeast.com 03 Mar '17, 6pm

After a small tease of what to expect from Anti Social Social Club’s forthcoming collection, Neek Lurk has officially reve...

Study Finds Connection Between Living Near Oil and Gas Development and Childhood Leukemia

Study Finds Connection Between Living Near Oil ...

desmogblog.com 23 Feb '17, 3pm

With the rise of new technologies like fracking and horizontal drilling, oil and gas development in the United States has ...

This @Tharman_S social media game strong ah:

This @Tharman_S social media game strong ah:

mothership.sg 04 Mar '17, 10am

Now, most of us will have come to accept the sad fact that Deputy Prime Minister and Co-ordinating Minister for Economic a...