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Three Things Every Social Media Activist Should Avoid

In a world of rapidly transmitted ideas, where an entire concept, thought or bit of information can be transmitted via the strange medium of a “hashtag”, the potential for social media to work as a catalyst for global change is vast and overwhelming.   1,081 more words

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Changing the World, One Tweet at a Time

I recently joined Twitter, and am striving to become proficient in the language of hashtags so that I can use my account for more than following the journey of John Green’s Paper Towns. 647 more words

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Some Personal Thoughts on Social Media Activism

Recently someone raised a question, if activism on Facebook, Twitter and social media is just ‘feel good’ activism that people undertake in the comforts of their home or can it make a difference as what people from yesteryears did marching on the streets. 708 more words

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Lazy Activism, is what Malcom Gladwell calling social media activism in his article Small Change

It is not enough for us to write a single post about his critiques, therefore we urge you to read his article provided in this post.

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Furthermore, Bob Samuels also stated, that using social media to organize a protest or any social activity regarding activism is taking the first step in participation in a social movement via social media. 311 more words

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