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Is clicktivism the new politicalism or refusal to venture into the dangerous terrain of politicisation?

Where does Slacktivism Get Us?

You know when you see a picture appear on your Facebook newsfeed of a child in hospital with a heart breaking story and you are encouraged to like and share? 280 more words

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Hey, White College Kids: Can the Ferguson Police Get Some of That Kony 2012 Outrage?

BY: DAVID J. LEONARD

Posted: Aug. 22 2014 2:56 PM

Originally Published at The Root

A woman gestures during a peaceful protest Aug. 19, 2014, along a street in Ferguson, Mo., regarding the fatal police shooting of Michael Brown.MICHAEL B. 552 more words

Injustices And The World We Live In

What is Tory on Trending?

Tory on Trending is a blog about social media and its relationship to journalists today. While most working journalists by now have realized the importance of social media as a distribution model and traffic driver, most are only beginning to see glimpses of its potential as a useful tool in the newsroom. 249 more words

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If We Learn One Thing From the Ice Bucket Challenge It Should Be This

According to Forbes, the ice bucket challenge has generated $100 million in just over a month for the ALS foundation.  It’s mindblowing to think about really.  616 more words

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When Slacktivism is a Sin: Awareness and Action

Social media and awareness activism are BFFs.

Whether we’re writing love on our arms, “bringing back our girls” with a hashtag, changing our profile pictures to a black X to end sex trafficking,  taking a #nomakeupselfie for cancer, or dumping buckets of ice water over our heads, these trends catch on like wildfire. 1,016 more words

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