Social Media and the ‘Spiral of Silence’

A 2014 Pew Research Center report foundĀ Facebook users half as likely as others to share their political views in face-to-face settings. This “spiral of silence” illustrates how people tend not to speak up about policy issues in publicĀ (or among family, friends or work colleagues) when they fear their point of view may not be shared.

Read onlineĀ http://bit.ly/pew-spiral-of-silence-2014

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