Tweets using the hashtag #australianvalues, 22-27 April 2017

2017-05-08T11:36:04Z (GMT) by Tim Sherratt
On 20 April 2017 the Australian Government announced that the Australian citizenship test would be made harder, with an increased focus on 'Australian values'.<div><br></div><div>Suggestions as to what 'Australian values' might actually be soon started to be shared on Twitter using the hashtag #australianvalues.</div><div><br></div><div>This dataset contains 55,698 Twitter ids from tweets collected from 20 to 27 April 2017 that included the #australianvalues tag. They were collected and processed using Twarc.</div><div><br></div><div><b>Methodology</b></div><div><br></div><div>An initial Twarc 'search' was run on 20 April to collect existing tweets.</div><div><br></div><div>A Twarc 'filter' was started on 20 April to collect streaming tweets and ran until 27 April.</div><div><br></div><div>Another Twarc 'search' was run on 25 April, just in case.</div><div><br></div><div>The JSON files were combined, duplicate tweets were removed, and the results were sorted.</div><div><br></div><div>Twitter ids were then extracted from the tweets using Twarc's 'dehydrate' command.</div><div><br></div><div><b>Using this file</b></div><div><br></div><div>To retrieve the original tweets from this list of ids you can use Twarc's 'hydrate' command or Documenting the Now's Hydrator.</div><div><br></div><div><br></div>