ISIS and Social Media Warfare: Aidan Cassidy Comments

Social media’s meant to be all fun and games, right? Aidan Cassidy, a social media expert and city councilman from North Carolina, notes that the recent activity of the terrorist group ISIS on social media platforms, particularly Twitter, suggests otherwise. ISIS has demonstrated an ability to use social media not only to interact with its own followers, but also to spread its message to the greatest number of people. The group’s involvement with social sites reveals a dark side of social media.

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