AstroTurf Campaigns

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Hat tip to Robert Tagorda for this. AstroTurf campaigns are fake grassroots campaigns. I’m not sure who coined the term, but I first encountered the term the same place Tagorda did — The Washington Monthly in a piece unjustly attacking TechCentralStaton.com, which the writer argued was a hotbed of astroturf campaign incubation.

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