Featured Stories World News Commentary Money Watch Multimedia Prison Planet U.S. News Science And Technology

Study finds 18 percent of social media users block, ‘unfriend’ over politics

  • Print The Alex Jones Channel Alex Jones Show podcast Prison Planet TV Infowars.com Twitter Alex Jones' Facebook Infowars store

Brendan Sasso
The Hill
March 2, 2012

About 18 percent of social media users have blocked, unfriended or hidden someone because of political material the person posted online, a study released Monday by the Pew Center found.

Users said they cut off contact with someone if that person posted too frequently about politics, posted something offensive or argued about politics online.

People usually block distant friends or acquaintances, not close friends or family members. But about a third of those who have cut off social media contact with a person over politics say they have ended contact with a close friend or family member.

Full article here

This article was posted: Monday, March 12, 2012 at 9:44 am





Infowars.com Videos:

Comment on this article

Comments are closed.

Watch the News

FEATURED VIDEOS
What They're Not Telling You About Race Riots See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

Did Obama Order National Guard to Stand Down in Ferguson? See the rest on the Alex Jones YouTube channel.

© 2013 PrisonPlanet.com is a Free Speech Systems, LLC company. All rights reserved. Digital Millennium Copyright Act Notice.