Ben Swann

is a Shorty Award finalist!


Speaking Truth To Power! Journalism is printing what someone else does not want printed. Everything else is public relations.

www.facebook.com/Ben... - 39,180 followers

Finalist in Journalist chosen by the community

Campaign Video by Ben Swann

The Shorty Interview with Ben Swann

How do you decide what to tweet?

I tweet information that challenges the typical national media narrative. For my audience its all about facts not opinion

What are some words or phrases you refuse to shorten for brevity?

Reality Check!

How do you imagine Twitter changing?

easier embed for video without having to move to a third party site

What do you wish people would do more of on Twitter?

Fact check

View Ben Swann's complete Shorty Interview

Recent Nominations

February 18, 2014

I nominate @BenSwann_ for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he is relentless in the pursuit of truth.

February 18, 2014

I nominate @BenSwann_ for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... he opens the eyes from MSM conventional coverage

February 18, 2014

I nominate @benswann_ for a Shorty Award in #journalist cause honesty & actual reporting controversial news stories

February 18, 2014

I nominate @BenSwann_ for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he wakes sheep up to Liberty.

February 18, 2014

I nominate @BenSwann_ for a Shorty Award in #journalist because... He reports on issues the MSM is afraid to touch.

February 18, 2014

I nominate @BenSwann_ for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...He is the only Journalist covering REAL News.

February 18, 2014

I nominate @BenSwann_ for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he provides a service to we the people, w/out limits.

February 18, 2014

I nominate @BenSwann_ for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he's not afraid to investigate controversial topics

February 17, 2014

I nominate @BenSwann_ for a Shorty Award in #journalist because he tells the truth in his news stories. #RT

February 17, 2014

I nominate @BenSwann_ for a Shorty Award in #journalist because...he is a journalist who can be trusted.

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About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media. Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Foursquare and the rest of the social web. The 6th annual ceremony will be held in New York City and livestreamed on the web on April 7, 2014.

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