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Suspicious Sambar – A thriller analysis

The world is marching towards the Doom’s day; all the scientists are under the gun to find THE SOLUTION for the deadly disease. As like in Sci-Fi movies, all big brains from highly sophisticated labs across the globe are baffling and battling to address the issue. 884 more words


How clicktivism and hashtag activism is destroying social activism

We have all heard of #BlackLivesMatter, #ALSIceBucketChallenge, and the #NODAPL movement; but how effective can hashtag activism really be?

Hashtag activism is a term that started appearing during the Occupy Wall Street Movement. 585 more words

What if Goliath was White?

This post finally answers the question, “What do you get when an English major watches a TED talk on David and Goliath?” The answer: a connection between one of the most famous bible stories, Nazi’s in Charlottesville, and social media. 779 more words

The 'Click and Go' Generation 

Week 2

Blog Post 1

To be digitally aware involves being literate. This extends beyond ‘the ability to read and write’, or processing ‘knowledge that relates to a specified subject’ (Merriam-Webster Dictionary). 497 more words

'Was it the Labour doorstep or the Labour smartphone that swung it for Jeremy?', UK Election Analysis, 2017, 19 June 2017

Although we need more research before we can categorically confirm that it was ‘the young wot swung it for Labour’ at the General Election, it looks more than possible. 789 more words

Social Media + Digital Activism

What potentialities and limitations does online media offer activists attempting to drive social change?

For this video I wanted to highlight the notion of social media as a resource and discuss the ways in which activist groups are able to capitalise off that resource. 1,022 more words

Closing Remarks

The purpose of this blog was to research and give supporting evidence to show the negative impacts of clicktivism and how you can go beyond clicktivism. 448 more words