Peter Robinson on politics and new media…

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Peter Robinson was pretty relaxed last night after the polls closed. No real sign of worry, or stress. Indeed he had some useful insights (not to mention some gentle criticism of colleagues too keen to use Twitter to propagandise on the subject of their performance on the doorsteps…

With his newly poetic experience with of campaign with social media, I asked him about whether it would affect more prosaic forms of government.

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Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty

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