Pew: Social Media Are Major Sources for News, Current Events  

July 15, 2015

About 63% of Facebook and Twitter users say that they use those social media platforms as a major source for news about events and issues not involving friends and family, according to a survey released Tuesday by the Pew Research Center in association with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.

 

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