In New York Times op-ed, Grygiel argues for increased use of memes by the left

March 5, 2018
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Jennifer Grygiel, assistant professor of communications and an expert in social media, published an opinion piece in The New York Times examining the use of memes by both Republicans and Democrats, and arguing that the left needs to do a better job at capitalizing on the platform. 

"If Democrats and other critics of the president want to fight back effectively on the internet, they need to figure out how to harness the meme to communicate ideas and build community," she writes. 

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