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Twitter creates fear of having an opposing view

5 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

ESTES PARK, Colo. - I often say that what happens on Twitter isn't a reflection of American life in the real world. The facts mostly back that up. Last month, a Pew survey showed only about 22% of U.S. adults say they use Twitter. Twitter users skew younger, identify more as Democrats, are more educated and have more money than the other 78% who don't use it.
Experiences back that up as well. Halfway through a 16-state back-road trip across the country, I've had many people - both conservative and liberal - tell me that if they use Twitter, they don't use the social media platform in the...
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