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If you Agree, Like and Share! - The Danger of Isms

The danger of identifying with an ism/group is that, by doing so, we sacrifice our own nuanced individual beliefs for the benefit of the ism, supporting and eventually conforming to the beliefs, customs, and ideologies identified within the larger ism to avoid the contradictions that are created between the overriding ism’s ideology and our own beliefs. 304 more words

Creative Writing

Should Nonprofits Revitalize Offline Activism?

Being labeled as a Millennial makes me feel extremely judged. Our generation is notoriously “lazy,” self-serving, entitled and addicted to social media and our electronic devices. 545 more words

Activism is Not Dead… Just Different

Guilty as charged, I am a millennial.

We amongst the millennial generation get a bad rap about getting involved. Many of the older generations argue that we don’t engage in the community, volunteering or activism. 365 more words

The unlucky generation

My childhood was busy with flying kites, jump rope, bamboo jacks, blind man’s buff, tug of war, mandarin square capturing and bamboo dancing that is spattered with mud and sweat. 524 more words

Social Media

"I'm so much cooler online"

If there is one thing I have learned about living things (humans, animals, plants, etc), it is that we are ALL a little weird. 367 more words

The Evolution of Online Advocacy

In the surreal world of social media, advocacy has evolved in many different ways. But has the evolution of online advocacy actually increased the capability of individuals to bring about change? 1,003 more words

Social Media