Using the Stephen article “Social Media Helps Black Lives Matter” explain some o


Using the Stephen article “Social Media Helps Black Lives Matter” explain some of the similarities and then the differences in how the civil rights movement of the 1960’s and the Black Lives Matter movement of today use media. What are some of the downsides of new technology for the Black Lives Matter movement? Can you identify any changes or updates in BLM’s use of media in the more recent protests surrounding the death of George Floyd? Then, turning to the Kersh reading “The Well-Informed Lobbyist,” explain why providing information is such a significant part of lobbying, what specific kinds of information that lobbyists provide to legislators, and why lobbyists tend not to provide information with a lot of spin or bias.