Popeyes took over in a single weekend, using a lot of the same tactics that were used to influence the 2016 election: clever social media posts, amplified and developed through sock-puppet accounts until enough people internalized the message to hit the tipping point.
The chatter among journalists this week concerns Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University’s student-run news organization and the manner in which it covered a protest against an appearance by former Attorney General Jeff Sessions.
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