Should Politicians Have #nofilter on Social Media?


Politicians have always had to master the media of the moment, whether that was pamphlets in the 1700s or radio and TV in the 20th century. These days, politicians are all over social media, having coffee, making dinner, even going to the dentist. Is all this posting a smart way to reach young voters? Or just a nonstop cringe fest? Maybe a little of both? What do you think? Should politicians have #nofilter on social media? 

Make & Share

Describe a social media post of a politician or public official, then record your own reaction to that post, in the style of the students featured in this episode. Your reaction can be video or audio-only!