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On Kanye West, Glastonbury and Online Petitions

In three months time I’ll be heading to the Glastonbury Festival, where I’ll be doing voluntary work with the Oxfam Stewards As I write there’s an… 662 more words

Join the fight with your Clicktivism

Sometimes ACTIVISM is EASY. You click on stuff and make your opinion known. It’s known as clicktivism and WE ARE CLICKING here at New Jersey for the Overturn of Citizens United. 132 more words

Citizens United

Just go away Jeremy.. Bring yer mates with you as well

Admittedly, I’ve never been a massive fan of Jeremy Clarkson. Anyone who writes a column in the Sun and seemingly spends life riding along the crest of his own inflated, arrogant persona, in my opinion, should probably be held with some contempt. 832 more words

Clicktivism

What is ‘Clicktivism’ and is it having a detrimental effect on advocacy and activist campaigns?

Clicktivism is not exclusively the support or promotion of a cause online.

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Commactivism

An open letter to the Hon Andrew Leigh

Dear Andrew Leigh,

I am writing as a constituent of your electorate asking you to act on the emergency situation in several communities in Arnhem Land, NT that have been affected by Cyclone Lam in the past week, including Galiwin’ku, Milingimbi, Gapuwiyak and Ramingining. 269 more words

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Social Media Charity Activism - Slacktivism or A New Avenue for Good?

In this second GiveWave post, I’d like to discuss social media as the modern means for charity activism. It’s hard to believe that just about 10-15 years ago, when you wanted to donate to a charity, you’d send a check in the mail. 652 more words

Charity