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Black Twitter: The Ghost-writer of Mainstream Brands

Black Twitter: The Ghost-writer of Mainstream Brands


  • Great piece with such a great inspirational final statement! I’d never thought of it in the terms of ghost writers! Throughly enjoyed reading this!

    • Thank you for your comment, many times, brands co-opt our colloquial terms and cultural references, to appear to be hip and on trend, but never give us credit for it.

  • Great read, and very well written. You’ve raised some really interesting points here.

    • Many thanks for your comment, glad you like the article.

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