Tweaking my proposal after diving into the data

And so it begins. I hit the ground running on my research project this summer, wasting no time diving right into the data. After spending the past few months outlining a research project informed by an in-depth literature review of my topic and my proposed data sources, my first task was determining which parts of […]

Abstract: The Effect of Political Protests and Statements Made by African American Professional Athletes on the National Conversation About Racial Injustice over Twitter

On September 23, 2017, President Trump tweeted “If a player wants the privilege of making millions of dollars in the NFL, or other leagues, he or she should not be allowed to disrespect our Great American Flag (or Country) and should stand for the National Anthem. If not, YOU’RE FIRED. Find something else to do!” […]