Scott Goodstein

Scott Goodstein

Scott Goodstein was external online director for Barack Obama's 2008 campaign in charge of the campaign's social media platforms, mobile technology, and lifestyle marketing. He was a lead digital strategist on the Bernie Sanders' 2016 campaign and is the founder of CatalystCampaigns.com. 

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Instead of taking a serious look at its responsibility as a curator and disseminator of vast amounts of information in a highly charged political atmosphere, Facebook has shunted the responsibility on to its consumers. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Views
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
Has Facebook Learned Nothing?
What has Facebook done to solve the problem of fake news, of foreign interference in elections, or data privacy — all the issues, in other words, that have plagued the company and tarnished its reputation since the 2016 presidential election? To judge by its new policy on political advertising, the...
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Democrats need to use the tools available in a rapidly changing digital landscape to reach 2020 voters. Views
Saturday, September 07, 2019
Democratic Candidates Must Communicate Differently to Impress a New Generation of Voters
The 2020 presidential election may turn on how adeptly the Democratic Party nominee mobilizes marginal voters. And that means crafting a digital strategy to engage and enthuse specific constituencies—particularly young and minority voters—that turned out in critical numbers for Barack Obama but did...
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