Using Social Media to Remember 9/11

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Today we remember an event 8 years ago that rocked the core of American tradition and principle. As many before us, we have used traditional forms of media as a way to reflect and remember how this day changed our country forever. As untraditional as social media is, it offers an easily accessible global outlet to share their memories, grief, anger, frustrations, and pain. Social media sites are now becoming a gathering for those who are reflecting. Whether it is looking at 9-11 conversation hashtags on Twitter or viewing President Obama’s speech at the Pentagon today, there are many ways to show your sadness and empathy for the victims and families of thsi tragedy.

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