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[SOUNDCLOUD] Authority, Platforms, and #GamerGate

This podcast entry looks at the contrast between the reception of two unrelated events and how authority can be conveyed within differing media platforms. Is Twitter a less reliable platform or less of an authority than publications such as The Daily Telegraph?

Sources:

[1] https://twitter.com/mcintinhos

[2] http://www.smh.com.au/national/portrait-of-the-anzacs-deserters-more-interested-in-booze-brawls-and-sex-20100801-111f3.html

[3] http://www.theage.com.au/national/massacre-that-stained-the-light-horse-20090723-dv3o.html

[4] https://thezoepost.wordpress.com/author/thezoepost/

[5] http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-intersect/wp/2014/10/14/the-only-guide-to-gamergate-you-will-ever-need-to-read/

[6] http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-intersect/wp/2014/10/14/the-only-guide-to-gamergate-you-will-ever-need-to-read/

[7] http://www.forbes.com/sites/erikkain/2014/09/04/gamergate-a-closer-look-at-the-controversy-sweeping-video-games/

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