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#AmplifyWomen

Citation

Jules, Bergis (2017), #AmplifyWomen, UC Riverside Dash, Dataset, https://doi.org/10.6086/D1Q66X

Abstract

This dataset includes 10,894 tweet ids for tweets that used that hashtag #AmplifyWomen. The tweets were collected on October 14th, 2017. The hashtag started being used in response a Twitter boycott that started in support of actress Rose McGowan, after she revealed she was sexually assaulted by Harvey Weinstein. These two tweets by @bardgal and @Chatvert give some context for the purpose of the hashtag: https://twitter.com/bardgal/status/918729587625902080, https://twitter.com/Chatvert/status/918817455505575942

Methods

The dataset includes tweet ids collected using the Documenting the Now tweet collection prototype tool found here: http://app.docnow.io/

Usage Notes

Restrictions from Twitters terms of service only allow the sharing of tweet ids. The tweet ids in this dataset can be turned back into original tweets by using the DocNow Hydrator tool:

https://github.com/DocNow/hydrator