The idea that all opinions are equally valid is palpable nonsense. Social media have made stars out of stupid. On TV and talk radio anyone is an expert on complex issues like global warming, Brexit or Catalonia. We live in the era of ‘Stupidism.’
Twitter has been one of the main platforms for Donald J. Trump to express his opinions on anything and everything, sometimes without proper knowledge on the topic and sometimes to mainly attack his critiques. He has been using Twitter to deliver empty promises too.
Anyone interested in Canadian politics should keep an eye on Facebook. While the 2019 federal election is still a long way off, some Page administrators have begun to campaign for their desired outcome, and followers are actively taking up the cause, sharing and engaging.