by CORY CHEN
While a trend known as the Ice-Bucket Challenge sweeps the world, gallons of water are wasted; however, the amount of money and awareness being raised for the ALS Association far outweighs the negative. 314 more words
With more than 2.4 million ice bucket videos posted on Facebook for the ALS Ice Bucket challenge campaign, and $98.2 million donated to ALS during the campaign so far compared to $2.7 million last year in the same period, social media has certainly enabled more awareness and money raised for the cause. 107 more words
You know, something has really been getting on my nerves lately even though I’ve been wanting to avoid it.
Maybe I’m wrong, but maybe the people who are social media activists are wrong too. 503 more words
This is a recording of the events taking place in Ferguson. This isn’t about writing. But it is about stories.
Growing up, I had legends to go on – legends like the Million Man March, World War II, the Kennedy assassination, the Suffragette movement, the Springbok Tour – that I never could have imagined the experience of being involved in. 313 more words