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The Conversation – Iran’s presidential hopefuls are all on X and Instagram – despite the fact most social media platforms are banned

Most of these candidates have previously supported internet censorship, highlighting the paradox in their campaign strategies. For instance, in February, Jalili advocated for more stringent internet restrictions, warning that without bold action, “the country will face damage”. Yet, the campaigns are now strategically using social media to highlight issues likely to resonate with younger voters.  Read Article