Black Twitterati: Are All Tweets Created Equal?

News / Wednesday, January 19th, 2011

Consistent with some recent commentaries about black folks running Twitter, is this article that provides some insight on the kinds of things that we are discussing on the popular platform–the good, the bad, and the ugly.

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Black Twitter: Trending Topics Paint the Wrong Picture

African Americans reportedly make up 25 percent of Twitter users, but the trending topics on any given day reflect hateful, stereotypical and misogynistic messages. Are we using our large social networking presence to do more harm than good?

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