Tag : fake twitter accounts

Social Media – The New Spin Doctor?

10 months ago / 0 comments

As the impact of social media grows stronger by the minute, political campaigns are being manipulated by internet influence. The Gryphon explores the impact of fake news on the public. Rising internet and social media usage has enabled millions of people around the world to become more interconnected and gain access to … Read More

Fake twitter accounts re-emerge

4 years ago / 0 comments

Controversial ‘fake’ twitter accounts attempting to influence LUU elections have re-emerged. The Gryphon first reported on the accounts in November, when they seemed to be trying to swing NUS delegate elections. At the time one of the accounts featured the image of a girl who had committed suicide in 2012 … Read More