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#OnBrand

We’ve all seen that meme that is just #meAF or fawned over beautiful Instagram feeds that are so consistently on brand you wish that was your life; but the meaning and feelings underneath this desire for creating your personal brand runs a lot deeper than what may seem like superficial internet culture. 475 more words

Lifestyle

Actual Fucking Nazis

In the fall of 1966 a group called the Black Panther Party formed, as a response to imposition from the government. Minority men and women came together with the common goal of policing themselves, in an effort to avoid the persistent persecution from their government. 786 more words

Internet Activism

Internet Activism: International Anti-Fur Coalition's Use of Social Media

As technology advanced, social media has been directly and highly influencing people’s life. Regardless of age and gender, almost everyone has their own social media accounts such as email, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, etc. 160 more words

Write For Rights Blog

How to talk about social justice by Jamie Lupia

With the rise of internet activism, you find a lot of people who are incredibly book smart. Sometimes they talk about street or social problems and fall into repeating some of the power relations activists try so hard to break apart. 902 more words

Just My 2¢ | Black Metal & Antifa Snowflakes

Just when you think something has died down, it rears it’s ugly fucking head yet again, usually in an even more ridiculous form or fashion than before. 821 more words

Music

Amy Goodman: Interview Eva Bartlett, Vanessa Beeley, Tulsi Gabbard And Elizabeth Kucinich.

By Jerry Alatalo

mnesty International (AI) released a controversial report recently on alleged horrors enacted in Syrian prisons which has generated profound debate, uncertainty and emotions. 756 more words

Earth Matters

The Successful Boycott of #DeleteUber and a New Era of Activism

Uber has courted controversy since the ride-sharing company’s inception in 2009. At the time, it made sense that such a disruptive company would cause others concern, but these weren’t typical complaints, ranging from underpaying drivers to disturbing accounts of poor labor practices, all of which ultimately culminated in a… 842 more words

Nonfiction