CIA Joins Facebook and Twitter

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Jul. 24, 2014

The CIA has made Facebook and Twitter accounts in an attempt to provide more transparency and direct engagement with the public. The CIA's first tweet, which read "We Can Neither Confirm Nor Deny This Tweet" was met with various backlash including a response from Zeke Johnson, director of Amnesty International USA's Security and Human Rights Program, who tweeted his biting criticisms of the CIA. We look at the CIA's seemingly unwelcome entry into the world of social media, in this Lip News clip with Mark Sovel and Lissette Padilla.